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Sports & Recreation
Bloomdale has a range of sporting and recreation facilities at its doorstep, including football ovals, tennis courts, netball courts and parks and is located only one stop from Watergardens.

Bloomdale is also the gateway to the food and wine regions of Sunbury, Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges.


Bloomdale is located within 30 minutes of historic townships and regional cities, including Sunbury, Daylesford, the Macedon Ranges and the Goldfields. There's great opportunities to explore the rich gold rush heritage and taste your way around the region's award-winning restaurants, provedores, local farmer's markets and wineries.

Bloomdale is also directly adjacent to the existing Diggers Rest Recreation Reserve, which includes the Diggers Rest Community Hall, football ovals, tennis courts and a netball court. Under the Diggers Rest Development Contributions Plan (DCP), these facilities are proposed to be substantially upgraded over time. Additional sporting facilities close by include: Goonawarra Public Golf Course, Berrydale Swim School, Sunbury Aquatic and Leisure Centre and the Gisborne Golf Club.

Watergardens Shopping Centre is only a few minutes away by car or train and has a range of entertainment options, including a Hoyts Cinema and a range of restaurants with both alfresco and indoor dining options. Sunbury is also only a few minutes away to the north by either car or train and offers a Reading Cinema complex and a variety of restaurants and cafes.

Below is a list of some of the region's award-winning food and wine for you and your family to explore:

Craiglee Winery
Goona Warra Winery
Longview Creek Winery
Pitruzzello Estate Olive Grove and Vineyard
Witchmount Estate
Cobaw Ridge
Domaine Epis
Gisborne Peak Winery
Harmony Row
Kyneton Ridge Estate
Mount Gisborne Winery
Wallaston
Hanging Rock Winery
Granite Hills
Mount Charlie Winery
Chanters Ridge
Paramoor Winery
Forty Paces Vineyard
Zig Zag Road Winery
Lake House
Pizza Verde
Annie Smithers' Bistrot
Flouch's
Mr Carsisi
Dhaba at the Mill
Du Fermier
Trentham Estate Winery
Red Beard Historic Bakery & Cafe
Little Swallow Cafe
The Village Larder
Sunbury Craft and Family Market
Daylesford Farmers Market
Kyneton Farmers' Market
Trentham Farmers' Market
Woodend Community Farmers' Market