EVERY WEDNESDAY - Castlemaine Farmers’ Market

EVERY SATURDAY - Wesley Hill, Castlemaine EVERY SUNDAY - Daylesford Sunday Market 

1ST SATURDAY - Woodend Farmers’ Market 

1ST SUNDAY - Gisborne Olde Time Market, Gisborne Miniature & Model Railways Rides, Castlemaine Artist Market (ex. January), Castlemaine Farmers’ Market (ex. January)

2ND SATURDAY - Ballan Farmers’ Market, Kyneton Farmers’ Market, Kyneton Community Market, Sunbury Farmers’ Market, Trentham Mini Market 

2ND SUNDAY - Clunes Farmers’ Market, Maldon Market, Woodend Village Market 

3RD SATURDAY - Riddells Creek Farmers’ Market, Trentham Farmers’ Market , Creswick Market

3RD SUNDAY - Malmsbury Farmers’ Market, Talbot Farmers’ Market

4TH SATURDAY - Harcourt Twilight Market

Summer Events

Consortium Botanicus, The Flower Farm Trail, throughout the region 

Lavender – Best time of the year to visit Sault and Lavandula lavender fields

High Tea at Bellinzona Resort - Every Saturday 

Hanging Rock Winery Art in the Vines Sculpture in Motion Exhibition - Now - until 23 Feb

Bagungga Exhibition at Kyneton Museum - Every Sunday 

Daylesford Heritage Train Rides - Every Sunday 

Kryal Castle twilight opening hours - Until 28 Jan (2pm-8pm)

Victorian Goldfields Railway – Every Sunday and Wednesday Dec - Jan

Pizza & Pooches at Cleveland Winery, Lancefield – Every Sunday

Twilight Series at Daylesford Cider - Every Saturday Dec - Jan (4-7pm)


1   Clunes Makers Market Summer Fair 

1   Folk Trio Connell, Friday and Thursby at Daylesford Cider Co

1   Open Garden at Melrose, Malmsbury

7  Dairy Flat Farm Open Day, Daylesford

7  Country Halls Tour, Newham

7  Ross Wilson and The Peaceniks at Palais-Hepburn

7  Kyneton Twilight Festival 

7  Daylesford Highland Gathering

7 - 8   Open Garden at Caelum, Macedon

7 - 8   Open Garden at Tugurium, Macedon

8   Malmsbury Flea Market

13 - 14   Murder Mystery at Kryal Castle

14   Gold Rush Trail Fest, Hepburn Springs

14 - 15   Kingston Agricultural Show

15   Crofters Fold and Fleurs de Lyonville Flower Farm Tour, Kyneton

15   Bakers Daughter (Alyce Platt) at Palais-Hepburn

20 - 23   The Village Continuum, Trentham 

21   CLUB 54 Golden Disco Hits show at Palais-Hepburn

31   Hogmanay at Red Hill Hotel, Chewton

31   New Year’s Eve Family Day at Kryal Castle

31   New Year’s Eve Pre-Parade Party at Bistro Terroir, Daylesford

31   Daylesford New Year’s Eve Parade and Gala 

31   New Year’s Eve Masquerade with Burlesque at the Palais-Hepburn

31   Fireworks at Lake Daylesford


1   New Year’s Day at Hanging Rock Races

1   Glenlyon New Year’s Sports Day

1   Live country music at The Victoria Hotel, Woodend

2 Cinema Pop Up, Castlemaine

5   Gisborne Oaks Market

12  Summer Sunday Session at Hanging Rock Winery

18   Kingston Rodeo

18   Maldon Twilight Dinner

23   Almost Elton Show at The Victoria Hotel, Woodend

23 - 26  Glenlyon Antique and Collectables Fair

24 - 27   Newstead Live Music Festival 

25   Elton John Farewell Tour at Hanging Rock

25   Beautiful Dark The Music of Twin Peaks at Palais-Hepburn

25 - 27 Daylesford Wine Tours Aussie Grown Tour with Aussie Tunes and Throw the Thong competition

27   Australia Day Live Aussie Classics at The Victoria Hotel, Woodend

27   bet365 Hanging Rock Cup

31 Jan - 2 Feb Wellness Retreat at Lawson Lodge, Woodend


1   Massey Ferguson Woodend Cup Day

2  MoVida comes to Curly Flat, Lancefield

8 Kryal Castle Murder Mystery, Leigh Creek

14    Tom Curtain’s “We’re Still Here” Tour, Trentham

15 - 16    Maldon Antique Fair

16    Rosario De Marco at The Cosmopolitan, Trentham

16    Daylesford Motorfest

21    Lennon: Through A Glass Onion, Kyneton Town Hall

23    Oak and Monkey Puzzle Summer Open Garden, Daylesford region

23    Summer Sunday Session at Hanging Rock Winery

26    Comedian Ross Noble, Kyneton

29    Nathan Power Trio, Daylesford Cider

Christmas Events

Daylesford Christmas Tree Farm - Every day until Christmas Eve

Christmas in Clunes - Every Friday in December 

29 Nov Trentham Twilight Festival

30 Nov Christmas Baking Workshop at Piper St Food Co, Kyneton

30 Nov Kyneton Plant Sale and Christmas Fayre

5 - 24 Dec  Leadlight by Ettore Students Christmas Exhibition at the Old Auction House, Kyneton

7 Dec Kyneton Twilight Festival 

8 Dec Gisborne Carols by Candlelight

8 Dec St Anne’s Christmas Market, Myrniong

13 Dec A Very Vaudeville Christmas, Palais-Hepburn

13 Dec Christmas Festival at Gardiner Reserve, Gisborne

13 Dec Gisborne Christmas Festival

15 Dec Christmas at Bress, Harcourt

18 Dec Country Carols at the Church Scrub Hill

19 Dec Ugly Christmas at Holgate Brewhouse, Woodend

20 Dec Rotary Castlemaine Christmas Carols

20 Dec Fresh Christmas Wreath Class with Flowers in a Vase, Woodend

21 Dec Harcourt Twilight Market

24 Dec Christmas Carols at The Victoria Hotel, Woodend

24 Dec Christmas Eve Carols, Kyneton Baptist Church

25 Dec Christmas Day Lunch at The Victoria Hotel, Woodend

25 Dec Christmas Day Lunch at Bistro Terroir, Daylesford

25 Dec Coffee at Cliffy’s - CFA Fundraiser, Daylesford