Daylesford is a spa town, approximately 46 kilometres from Ballarat and with a population of 2,565 approximately. Daylesford is a notable tourist destination ofr the numerous spas, restaurants and galleries alongside gardens and country-house-conversion styled bed and breakfasts. The Daylesford wine region is fast becoming known as Australia's best Pinot growing region. The town is also knows for hosting a number of annual events including the Chillout Festival, the Harvest Week Festival, the Lavandula Festival and the Hepburn Springs Swiss Italian Festival. The town is home to a number of primary schools and one public secondary school. Daylesford also has a football team in the Central Highlands Football League.

  • Education

    • Daylesford Dharma School
    • Daylesford Primary School
    • Daylesford Secondary College
    • St Michael's Primary School Daylesford
  • Recreation

    • Daylesford Pool
    • The ARC