Ever wished that you could revisit the “good old days” but add the creature comforts of today? This is what Kyneton feels like. It’s the place where quaint country meets contemporary culture, whimsical meets Wi-Fi and everybody feels right at home. Kyneton is a town that caters to all types of people, which is why many are flocking to this riverside location.
Discover the welcoming feel of a country-style community, while enjoying a bustling social life that inner-city residents would envy. Vibrant shopping, gourmet restaurants, local markets, regional wineries and a relaxed country atmosphere characterise Kyneton’s charm, while amenities including an aquatic centre, discovery centre, botanic gardens and sports grounds provide an uncompromised lifestyle.
Kyneton hosts a variety of events including the annual spring harvest and wine celebrations, Kyneton Agricultural Show, The Lost Trades Fair, Major Race Meetings, beer fests, vintage fairs, fun runs, concerts and theatre, and the hugely popular Kyneton Music Festival. With an impressive variety of events attracting visitors from all over Victoria, residents can enjoy a fantastic array of opportunities to enjoy themselves and meet new people.
It’s easy to stay active at Kyneton. Among the many available facilities, residents enjoy a 25m indoor heated swimming pool at the Aquatic Centre, a highly regarded 18 hole golf course, well-equipped tennis courts and a range of recreational activities available to all ages including basketball, cricket, football, netball, squash, bowls, indoor cricket, soccer, badminton, cycling, horse riding, fishing and volleyball.
CLUBS AND GROUPS
In addition to clubs formed within the sports activities mentioned above, Kyneton residents can enjoy socialising within groups of likeminded individuals who enjoy the same hobbies and interests as them. Popular clubs in this town include Arts, Crafts and Theatre groups, business clubs, community radio, dance troupes and an array of charity and fundraising organizations.