About The Area

The Macedon Ranges area offers a tranquil lifestyle with easy access to Melbourne CBD (and the airport), Bendigo, Ballarat and the attractions of central west Victoria. Proximity to the Hume, Western and Calder freeways offers open roads to Sydney, Adelaide and Northern Victoria.

Properties in this area vary from farmland to ½ acre lots, to easy-care units. The choice is yours. Whatever you choose, you will be just minutes away from beautiful scenery, great picnic spots, historic buildings, local wineries and just an hour from Melbourne, Ballarat or Bendigo.

The following link will give an overview of the beautiful Macedon Ranges area: http://www.visitmacedonranges.com/

This link provides some search facilities to help you check out specific addresses. The link is slow, but does contain some useful information provided by the Macedon Ranges Shire Council (MRSC): http://imaps.mrsc.vic.gov.au/intramaps75/ApplicationEngine/Application.aspx?project=MRSC&

Our business is based in Romsey but we service all areas around Romsey/Lancefield – Riddells Creek, Sunbury, Monegeetta,Tooborac, Pyalong, Bolinda, Goldie, Kerrie, Hesket, Broadford, Beveridge, Wildwood and Bulla. As an independent agency, we are free to assist you where you need to be helped.

Here are some brief notes about some major towns and facilities in the area.

Romsey

    • Population 4746 (2016).
    • Only 40 kms from Melbourne airport (40 minute drive) and 63 kms from Melbourne CBD (60 minute drive).
    • Train services to Melbourne available from Riddells Creek, Clarkefield, Sunbury, Kyneton and Woodend. Coaches from Romsey connect with trains at Sunbury.
    • Schools: kindergarten, primary school, plus Candlebark private school (preps to year 10). Bus service to Kyneton Secondary College, Gisborne Secondary College, Braemar College and others.
    • Doctors (GP’s) available.
    • Veterinary surgery.
    • Supermarket, specialty shops, hairdressers, restaurants, take-away food, churches, motor vehicle servicing, op shops, community activities.

Lancefield

    • Population 2455 (2016).
    • Only 51 kms from Melbourne airport (45 minute drive) and 72 kms from Melbourne CBD.
    • Train services to Melbourne available from Riddells Creek, Clarkefield, Sunbury, Kyneton and Woodend. Coaches from Lancefield connect with trains at Sunbury.
    • Schools: kindergarten, primary school, Catholic primary school. Bus service to Kyneton Secondary College and schools in Kilmore plus Braemar College.
    • Doctors (GP’s) available.
    • Supermarket, specialty shops, hairdressers, restaurants, take-away food, churches, motor vehicle servicing, op shop, community activities.
    • Accommodation: Motel plus 3 B&B all of high standard, plus Caravan Park.

Riddells Creek

  • Population 4010 (2016).
  • 33 kms from Melbourne airport and 64 kms from Melbourne CBD.
  • Train service to Melbourne.
  • Kindergarten and primary school.
  • Doctors (GP’s) available.
  • Supermarket, specialty shops, hairdressers, restaurants, take-away food, churches, motor vehicle servicing, community activities.
  • Hospital Services available at Sunbury, Kyneton and Kilmore (short, 20 minute drive to any hospital). Imaging and specialty services available at Kyneton, Sunbury, Gisborne and Kilmore. Easy access to Melbourne hospitals.
  • Aged care facilities are available in Lancefield, Kyneton, Gisborne and Kilmore.
  • Please do not hesitate to ask us about any specific information you need to help you make a decision about moving to this beautiful area. If we don’t know, we will do our best to find out, or guide you to those who can help.