The best way to experience Daylesford is to soak it all up.
These are the dream destinations on this author's travel list.
With glorious glamping, cosy bush breaks and lavish inner-city stays, there's something for everyone as Victoria begins to blossom once more.
A weekend spent inside a shipping container might seem an unpleasant prospect, but Clifftop at Hepburn Springs has turned it into a luxurious experience.
The renovation of the house can't be faulted, but it's the quality of the 2000-plus square metres of gardens that really puts the Old Rectory on another plane.
Delicious driving routes you can do in a day from Sydney and Melbourne.
Tuki Retreat allows a mother and son precious time to reconnect with nature and each other.
Bacchus Marsh is an attractive rural town surrounded by orchards and market gardens.
Set in beautiful woodland greenery, Daylesford is one of only a handful of spa towns in Australia.