Father's Day Gift and Adventure Guide
This Father’s Day, introduce Dad to his dose of well-deserved wellness at Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa, paired with a true outdoor adventure in the tranquil Hepburn region.Whether you’re looking for an experiential gift of relaxation, or an exciting adventure in the fresh outdoors, this guide has you covered on all fronts to make dad’s day a special one!
Spa and Bathing Experiences
Sanctuary Mineral Bathing
If you're trying to play it safe, Sanctuary Mineral Bathing is the ideal gift any dad would be happy with. Let him sit back and soak in the Magnesium Salt Pool, with included access to the Aroma Steam Room, Spa Couches, Walk in Cool Down Pool, Creekside Pool and Mineral Hammam experiences.
Tell Dad to lean back and relax with our specially designed treatments for men. Performed in traditional barber chairs and our private treatment rooms, our men's experiences are sure to impress him. Choose from the popular Hepburn Neck & Shoulder Massage through or the indulgent Indian Head Massage.
Private Mineral Bathing
A Private Mineral Bath is a great way to introduce Dad to a bit of luxury and the relaxation he deserves. For up to two people, a Private Bath allows you to soak in 100% pure natural mineral water in the privacy and comfort of your own room.
Hepburn Wellness Massage
The ideal introduction for Dad! Inspired by traditional massage methods; Swedish, aromatherapy, relaxation and passive stretching the Hepburn Wellness Massage is the perfect authentic experience to calm, sooth and relax. A great introduction to wellness, the Hepburn Wellness Massage is a gentle and relaxed experience which is ideal for easing tension and simply disconnecting for a short time.
For the dad who is a bit more in tune with wellness enjoy the ultimate exfoliation experience with our signature ground mineral salts and the all-natural Spirulina Algae body mask. Includes a body Mineral Exfoliation, body wrap and cleansing.
Gift Voucher - choose your own value
Give dad a reason to take some time out and focus on his wellness with a gift voucher for the Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa. It’s a great excuse for dad to take a trip to Daylesford and enjoy beauty and magnificence of the region.
Outdoor Adventures in the Hepburn ShireThere’s nothing better than a day out with dad filled with adventure and laughs. Before or after your dose of relaxation at Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa, head off for an outdoor adventure with Dad.
*Remember to adhere to current COVID-19 restrictions as directed by the Government.
Hepburn Mineral Springs Reserve
Take some time-out with Dad while exploring the natural wonders in the historic Mineral Springs Reserve that has been treasured by many since the 1860's. Generations of community members have looked after the Reserve, preserving its beauty and amenity for the enjoyment of all. Follow a meandering trail, stop to listen to the kookaburras or enjoy a picnic with Dad's favourite treats.
Sailors Falls Mineral Springs Loop Walk
Take a wander along the Sailors Falls Mineral Springs Loop Walk, 6km south of Daylesford. Here you’ll find yourself on a picturesque adventure through the forestry, and after rainfall you can take in the sights of Sailors Falls. Discover one functioning (of two) mineral spring taps dating back to the gold mining era and taste the water yourself as you take in the history of this goldfields site.
Daylesford Spa Country RailwayFor the dads who love to admire classic steam trains with decades of history, and for a great day out with the whole family, visit the Daylesford Spa Country Railway. Take a trip through stunning countryside and restored stations. Be sure to check their latest information on opening hours and any current restrictions that may apply. Take a picnic lunch and enjoy!
Climb the lookout tower at Wombat Hill Botanic Gardens
Perched high on the summit of an extinct volcano, Wombat Hill Botanic Gardens offers stunning panoramic views of Daylesford and the Hepburn Shire region. Climb the lookout tower and race Dad to the top, before enjoying a picnic under the trees with Dad’s favourite snacks!
Explore Lake Daylesford
Lake Daylesford is a beautiful historic walk that is suitable for all ages. If you’re accompanied by kids, they will soon be taking in the fresh air and enjoying the native wildlife. They may even see a turtle or two sunbathing on the top of the lake. With fantastic picnic facilities, you can top off Dad’s day with a BBQ feast he’ll love.