Lake Daylesford

Whether you take the circuit track or just sit beside Lake Daylesford, there are many ways to enjoy its serenity.

Lake trees kits

Sanitorium Lake

What: Sanitorium Lake offers stunning bushwalks, lush grassy picnic areas and, of course, a beautiful lake to visit on the picturesque Mount Macedon. You can enter the bushwalk to the lake from various points. We started from the first carpark through the bush and then walked back along the road to our car, which ended … Continue reading Sanitorium Lake

10 Ways to Support Your Kids in Iso with Macedon Ranges Businesses

Whilst we are all plodding along in iso and trying to muddle our way through working, parenting and schooling from home, it's easy to forget our local businesses. Here are some in the Macedon Ranges and surrounds that provide goods and services that your kids will love. You can access them online, order for deliveries … Continue reading 10 Ways to Support Your Kids in Iso with Macedon Ranges Businesses

10 Time Capsule Questions

Need an activity to keep the kids occupied? Why not have them make a time capsule? We have all the questions to get them thinking about their current and future self.

Hanging Rock Cafe

What's not to love about the beautiful Hanging Rock Cafe? It is situated at the foot of one of Macedon Ranges' most precious natural wonders and ticks all the boxes for kid friendly cafes.

milkshake, icecream, pancakes, burgers on table

Ruby Cafe, Kyneton

Ruby Cafe in Kyneton is a cute cafe that everyone will love. There's a varied and affordable menu, great service and a lovely outdoor area.

Trentham Falls

Trentham Falls is a stunning natural wonder in the heart of the Macedon Ranges. The kids will love the easy walk and marvel at this beautiful waterfall.

Camel’s Hump

Camel's Hump is not just for climbers. There is an easy track that families will love. Walk to the top of the mountain for magnificent views and enjoy the peaceful flora and fauna along the way.

Gisborne Adventure Playground

The most beloved park in Gisborne, Gisborne Adventure Playground has a variety of equipment for all ages set alongside the Gisborne Botanic Gardens' lush grass and beautiful old world trees.

Social Foundry, Kyneton

Social Foundry in Kyneton is a brilliant, spacious cafe that will delight young and old alike. As mentors to locals starting out in hospitality and other sectors, it is also satisfying to know that your purchase goes back to helping the community.

Stanley Park Waterfall

Stanley Park Waterfall is a peaceful retreat only a short drive from Melbourne, nestled at the base of the stunning Mount Macedon.


Welcome to the Macedon Ranges Mumma blog. Join us on our journey to find the best parks, markets, fresh air fun and kid-friendly cafe in our shire and surrounds.