Ned & Nellie Narcissus in the Parade
Parade Day
Kyneton Antique & Vintage Fair
Farmers Market
At the Ferret racing
Spring Flower Show
Bringalbit Garden Peacock
Daffodil Art Prize Winner 2014 Catherine Tait 'Jamed in a Jar'
Barrows of Daffodils

Kyneton Daffodil and Arts Festival

Dates: 1 - 11 September 2016

Address: Various locations, 81 Mollison Street, Kyneton, Victoria 3444

Phone: 03 5422 2282  |  Fax: 03 5422 2990  


The Kyneton Daffodil and Arts Festival held during the first two weeks in September announces that 'Spring Starts Here' with an exciting series of activities and includes visual and performing arts, crafts, gardens, flower shows, markets and hospitality.

Along with beautiful daffodils that light up the town and surrounding countryside, visitors can take in the Festival of One Act Plays, the Antique and Vintage Fair, ferret racing, buskers, a Wine and Food Festival at the iconic Degraves Mill, performances and literary events.

Last year's whole town scarecrow display delighted festival goers and new 2016 creations will appear in shops, gardens and other surprising places.

Many local gardens will be open to visitors and the Spring Flower Show will again present a variety of stunning daffodils, the signature of the festival.

The glittering Daffodil Old Time Ball continues to attract dancers from near and far to dance the night away with excellent music and a fine supper.

Exhibitions including the Daffodil Art Prize and Art Photography and arts trail of local galleries and venues display the work of artists will satisfy art lovers.

The district is on display in the Grand Parade on the last day of the Festival along with bands, dancers, floats, cars and vintage vehicles. Following the Parade the festivities close with a fair, performances and rides in Kyneton's main streets.

And while you are there, all of Kyneton's legendary and award-winning culinary establishments will be ready to provide their famous hospitality.

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Local directions

Follow the Calder Highway from Melbourne, take the first Kyneton exit and follow the signs into town.


  • BBQ facilities
  • Car park
  • Courtesy transfer
  • Child activities
  • Coach parking
  • Access with assistance for the disabled
  • Parking for the disabled
  • Toilet facilities for the disabled
  • Entertainment
  • Medical facilities

Opening hours

Please refer to website for more inforation on event times.

Disabled access

Most buildings and events have disabled access

How to get here