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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Food
“Lovely setting in a restored house and gardens - great food and wonderful service.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“I bake for the cafe:-).....but aside that it is just great for meals and serves awesome coffee”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Mill Rose fabrics include Liberty of London, Kaffe Fassett, William Morris & reproduction fabrics...with lots of reds!! They have a wonderful range of bright and modern fabrics as well as a room full of Japanese linens and cottons. They stock & love: Cottage Garden Threads, Cosmos & Valdani threads. There is also a large range of patterns by Judy Newman, Michelle Yeo, Bon Bon Designs, Design House Quilts & lots more. Lots of gorgeous books, ric racks, braids, ribbons & knitting wools.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
Natural Feature
“A relaxing walk along the Werribee River, not a hike but a simple flat trail.”
  • 1 local recommends
Home Goods Store
  • 1 local recommends
City Hall
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“Good old fashioned country pub. Very popular with locals and visitors for its friendly atmosphere. It has simple and very good country pub meals. You can sit outside under the veranda and look over the countryside.”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“A hidden gem that is a pretty spot for walking or fishing. Has good facilities for a picnic or bbq. Enter off Geelong-Ballan rd and turn down Shaw rd to arrive at picnic area. Take empty bottle and fill up at the Ballan mineral springs on your way in.”
  • 1 local recommends
Supermarket
“All you need in one stop, bigger than your average country IGA. Stockists of local artisan groups such as Clare Bear treats and Harmony Garlic & Turmeric.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Locality
“Open second Saturday of the month and only 30 mins from Daylesford. Local produce (including truffles when in season).”
  • 2 locals recommend
Train Station
“You can catch a train from Melbourne to Ballan and then catch a bus to Daylesford or Catch a train from Melbourne to Woodend then a bus from Woodend to Daylesford. Also you can walk everywhere around town or catch a local taxi.”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“The local pub - The Greendale Hotel Great Country Hotel. Cold beer, large selection. Country style original meals - value for money. Friendly staff. Scenery around pub is breathtaking.”
  • 1 local recommends
Gas Station
“Closest petrol station. One on either side of the freeway. Take the exit towards Melbourne from the C141 and loop back through Ballan. ”
  • 1 local recommends