Macedon Ranges Music Festival is the perfect weekend escape

Just an hour's drive away.

Macedon Ranges Music Festival is right around the corner, and it's shaping up to be the perfect excuse for a weekend day trip away from the city.

Headlining the festival this year are Melbourne indie duo Husky, whose latest record Punchbuzz came out in 2017. Husky are joined by festival alumnus Lloyd Spiegel, Tracy McNeil, Taylor Sheridan and more.

It wouldn't be a true Macedon Ranges experience without a selection of local food and drink, which is why the festival has expanded its bar options this year. Gin cocktails from Mountain Distilling, wine from Hanging Rock Winery and beer and cider from Quiet Deeds and Harcourt Cider will be available for punters to choose from.  Food trucks will also be stationed on the festival grounds for when you're feeling a little peckish.

The volunteer-run festival has good interests at heart, with all ticket sales being donated to the Woodend-based Cambodian Kids Foundation in support of their charitable work.

Check out the full lineup for Macedon Ranges Music Festival below:


Lloyd Spiegel

Tracy McNeil

Roland Tings (DJ Set)

Taylor Sheridan

Blue Howl

Sleepy West

Zoe & The Milkmen

MRMC Little Big Band

Aaron Mahoney

Local songwriters

Macedon Ranges Music Festival kicks off on Saturday March 2 at Gisborne Steam Park. For tickets, head to the festival website.