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Festive Feasts, Celebrations & upcoming Summer events

 
 
 
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LAKE HOUSE CHRISTMAS LUNCH
CHRISTMAS DAY 25 DECEMBER

Make Christmas lunch incredibly special with an elegant banquet lunch on the terrace of Daylesford’s stunning Lake House. Start with arrival drinks in the sunshine and a family style celebratory Christmas toast before you enjoy a four course festive menu, Christmas crackers & sommelier selected wines.
12pm–finish $280 pp/$195 kids 12&over/$100 kids under 12.
Phone 5348 3329 or email info@lakehouse.com.au
 

LAKE HOUSE CHRISTMAS DINNER
CHRISTMAS DAY 25 DECEMBER

The celebrations continue with a superb four course festive Christmas dinner in the extraordinarily good Lake House Restaurant. Arrive early if you like, and enjoy a drink on the deck as the sun sets across the lake. 7:45pm $395 pp / $100 kids under 12 (beverages additional)
Phone 03 5348 3329 or email info@lakehouse.com.au
 

LAKEHOUSE NEW YEAR EVE'S GALA DINNER & FIREWORKS
SUNDAY 31 DECEMBER

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with a very special party at Lake House Daylesford and help us continue to raise funds for the CFA. Begin on the waterfront for Champagne, Spritz & small bites as the sun sets over the far shore. Sit down to an elegant multi course feast with sommelier selected wines at shared tables, in the Lake House Restaurant. Later on, delight in the grand dessert salon then celebrate the new year with prime position for the spectacular fireworks show over lake Daylesford to finish.
Dress: Formal $395 per seat To book phone 03 5348 3329
 

BELVEDERE SOCIAL NEW YEARS EVE
SUNDAY 31 DECEMBER

5:00pm-12midnight Feast on classic cocktails, champagne by the glass, oysters and snacks.
8:00pm Have the best view of the wonderful Daylesford NYE Street Parade
8:30pm Social Supper. A candle-lit feast of 5-courses celebrating summer produce
9:00pm-12midnight Live Jazz. Swinging jazz quartet to bring you into the New Year.
Dinner $89. Bookings call 03 5348 2088
 

NYE TALBOT EATERY SEASONAL DINNER
SUNDAY 31 DECEMBER

Celebrate the year past and welcome in the year ahead with friends. Savour a delicious five course degustation dinner showcasing local produce.  Each course is matched with exceptional regional wines presented by guest winemaker Sasha Fair of Sally's Paddock at Redbank Winery.  6.30pm Talbot Provedore & Eatery, 42 Scandinavian Crescent, Talbot  Tickets $98 pp Bookings E: hello@talbotprovedore.com.au or T:  03 5463 2008
 

LAVANDULA HARVEST FESTIVAL
SUNDAY 7 JANUARY

Lavandula Swiss Italian Farm celebrates its lavender harvest once again. Learn about the lavender process from field cutting to distilling the flowers for their precious essential oil. Plenty of good local food will be available. 10am Lavandula Swiss Italian Farm, 350 Hepburn-Newstead Road, Shepherds Flat. Dogs welcome on a leash. $6 per adult and $2 per school-aged child. www.lavandula.com.au
 

MALDON TWILIGHT DINNER
25 JANUARY 

Entry to this extravagant, mass feast of food and music includes a generous hamper of regional, seasonal produce. Opera at twilight by Pavarotti & the Diva, followed by Beatles tribute band, Rubbersoul. 6–11 pm, Main Street, Maldon www.facebook.com/pg/MTD2018 $60 pp entry includes hamper.
Bookings T: 0417 150 709. Steam train to Maldon from Castlemaine is $30 return: book with www.vgr.com.au.
 

AUSTRALIA DAY RACES AT HANGING ROCK
26 JANUARY

Enjoy the atmosphere of the race track in the lovely surrounds of the iconic Hanging Rock. Free kids’ activities, live music, big screen, punters club, food stalls and of course, horse racing. Gate opens 11 am (note new time). No BYO Alcohol, animals or shade structures.
Shuttle bus from Woodend station: $5 return. www.country.racing.com
 

MUSIC BY THE SPRINGS
9-11 FEBRUARY

Thirteen of Australia's finest classical musicians will assemble for concerts, combined with fine food, wine and discussion in the debut of a new festival celebrating the finest in chamber music with the finest regional produce in Victoria. Six sublime concerts will be performed at the historic Peppers Mineral Springs hotel over one magical weekend.
For information and bookings visit musicbythesprings.com.au or call Eric Dias on 0423 133 690