Daylesford Highland Gathering

Unleash Your Inner Highlander: A Day of Scottish Splendor at Daylesford Highland Gathering!

Are you ready to embark on a journey back in time, to a land of kilts, bagpipes, and boundless Scottish spirit? Look no further than the enchanting Daylesford Highland Gathering, where the rugged beauty of the Highlands meets the warmth of Australian hospitality! Nestled in the heart of Victoria, this cultural extravaganza promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you enchanted and inspired.

Immerse Yourself in Scottish Tradition: At Daylesford Highland Gathering, tradition comes alive in a vibrant tapestry of colours, sounds, and flavours. Witness the grace and power of traditional Highland dancing, marvel at the strength and skill of the caber toss, and let the haunting melodies of bagpipes transport you to the misty moors of Scotland. Whether you have Scottish roots or simply an appreciation for rich heritage, this gathering is a celebration of all things Scottish.

A Feast for the Senses: Prepare your taste buds for a culinary adventure! Indulge in delectable Scottish delicacies, from hearty haggis to buttery shortbread cookies. Savour the flavours of authentic Scotch whisky and experience the art of whiskey tasting. With a variety of food stalls offering mouthwatering treats, you’ll find something to delight every palate.

Family-Friendly Fun: The Daylesford Highland Gathering is a family-friendly event that offers a wide range of activities for all ages. Let your little ones be mesmerised by storytelling sessions, face painting, and traditional games. With a dedicated kids’ zone, this gathering ensures that the entire family can create cherished memories together.

Shop Till You Drop: Explore the bustling market stalls where skilled artisans showcase their craftsmanship. From handmade jewelery and kilts to unique Scottish souvenirs, you’ll find an array of treasures to take home as reminders of this magical day. Support local businesses and artists while indulging in retail therapy!

Experience the Warmth of Community: One of the most enchanting aspects of Daylesford Highland Gathering is the sense of community. Connect with fellow enthusiasts, make new friends, and revel in the shared love for Scottish culture. The gathering fosters a welcoming atmosphere where everyone is embraced, making it an ideal opportunity to forge connections and create lasting friendships.

So, what are you waiting for? Mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and set forth on a Scottish adventure like no other. Daylesford Highland Gathering promises a day of laughter, learning, and unbridled joy, leaving you with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

Join us in celebrating the spirit of Scotland at the Daylesford Highland Gathering. Let the bagpipes serenade you, the kilts mesmerise you, and the warmth of the community embrace you. See you there!


Daylesford has always given individuals the opportunity to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, to unwind and destress. Immerse yourself in the laid-back Daylesford & Macedon Ranges lifestyle. Whether it’s a resort, wellness retreat, cosy cottage or B&B, you will find the right accommodation for your relaxing getaway.

Daylesford and Daylesford Highland Gathering are a match made in heaven, the perfect family weekend getaway. 

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Daylesford Accommodation

Little Wombat

Discover Little Wombat in Daylesford, your serene hideaway. Relax in a spa bath, charge your EV hassle-free, and savour a botanical garden setting. Modern comforts meet tranquil beauty for an unforgettable escape.


This serene Villa is a match made in heaven for those looking for a comfortable country escape with the convenience of having the many wonderful shops, galleries, restaurants and cafes of Hepburn Springs and Daylesford on your doorstep.

Savanna Lodge Daylesford

Discover Savanna Lodge Daylesford – Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat or a base for adventure, this fully renovated 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets welcome upon request, home is perfect. Just a short 600 metre walk to Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens or 3 minute drive to the hustle and bustle of Vincent St Daylesford.

Balconies Lakeview Apartment

Discover Lakeview Apartment! Nestled on the serene banks of Lake Daylesford, this spacious one-bedroom retreat offers breathtaking views from its balcony and garden, spanning across the lake to the picturesque hills beyond.

Royal Standard Farm Daylesford

This historic countryside homestead has been restored by master architect Maggie Edmond and offers abundant modern touches of every kind. Dating back to the early 1900’s, this residence has matured to now provide a one-of-a-kind opportunity for holidaymakers or corporate groups to experience country life in Daylesford. The red brick walls of Royal Standard Farm can accommodate up to 10 guests across 5 stylish bedrooms with televisions and most with en-suites, all furnished and decorated to the highest standard.

Olive Grove

Situated on 18 acres in beautiful Musk is the sophisticated Olive Grove. This well equipped property features seven spacious bedrooms and five stylish bathrooms accommodating up to 13 guests for the ultimate country retreat. Walk the expansive orchards, play a game of giant chess, lay on the banks of the private dam or simply soak it all in with a glass of wine from neighboring Passing Clouds Winery as you watch the sunset from the balcony.

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