• Walking tours

Daylesford Town Walk

Daylesford Visitor Information Centre, 98 Vincent Street, Daylesford, Victoria, 3460

Daylesford Town Walk starts inside the Daylesford Visitor Information Centre most Fridays and Saturday.

Tours go for 2.5 hours and cover approximately three to four kilometres of Daylesford. The pace is gentle but there are some hills. There are scheduled times however other times available by pre-arrangement – 24 hours notice usually required.

Please bring good walking shoes and comfortable clothing suitable for the season, hat, sunscreen, umbrella and in winter bring warm comfortable clothing – hat and scarf is recommended.

Price includes access to key sites and buildings on the walk plus entry to the Daylesford Museum, after the walking tour during the weekend, public and school holidays opening hours.

To maximise your enjoyment each group size is kept small with a maximum of 15 people, so bookings are essential. Please arrive 15 minutes earlier for tours to start on time.

Cost
Type Indicative prices
Adult

(inclusive of GST) $40 per adult $20 per adult from Hepburn, Moorabool Mt Alexander and Macedon Ranges Shire(s) residents locals $30 per pensioners, students and concession card holders.

$20.00 - $40.00
Child

Visitors $20 per child 10 to 18 years. Residents locals $10 per child 10 to 18 years per above Children 0 - 9 can tag along for free. not suitable for children aged under 10 years, or pets. Special group bookings are available on request.

$10.00 - $20.00

Inclusions

Price includes access to key sites and buildings on the walk plus entry to the Daylesford Museum (after the walking tour) Entry to a number of other historic buildings is also available during the walking tour

Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 09/08/19 - 30/11/19

    Fri: 01:45pm - 04:30pm

    Sat: 09:45am - 12:30pm

Tour highlights:
  • Daylesford Town Hall
    The tour will include access to the interior of historical buildings, some spaces not usually in view to the general public.
  • Court House
    The Police Camp is one of the oldest historical built environment's in central Victoria and the tour includes access to the court house and gaol where you will hear stories of crime and mayhem.
  • Christ Church
    Christ Church is the home of the Daylesford Anglican congregation who meet in the church constructed in 1862, over 150 years ago. You will have the opportunity to enter this stunning building and hear some of the tales and events and the people associated with the Church.

Alice's Journeys Walking Tours of Daylesford will stir your imagination, and secrets revealed, leaving you with a sense of wonder and surprise. A fun and relaxing way to enjoy a few hours.

The stories, history and herstory will come to life as you walk through the living museum that is the town of Daylesford. Your personal independent local guide will reveal and share secrets and stories from the region’s pre-colonial, colonial and prehistoric past to the present day.

A unique and interesting excursion for all visitors and locals to gain further insight and knowledge into the Daylesford township and the untold stories of the people who have made it what it is today.

Membership:
  • Visitor Information Centre
Daylesford Visitor Information Centre, 98 Vincent Street, Daylesford, Victoria, 3460

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