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Hanging Rock Cafe

Welcome to the Hanging Rock Cafe

When you visit the Macedon Ranges a visit to Hanging Rock is a must.

Our cafe is nestled among the trees at the base of the world-famous Hanging Rock, right inside the reserve.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, bookings and deposits are essential for dine in.

We take bookings for breakfast and 2 lunch sittings on weekends.

Breakfast 9.15am-11.00am

Lunch 11.15am-1.00pm

Lunch 1.15pm-3.00pm

We do have a range of take away meals, snacks, sweets and coffee to spend your time exploring. We are open Thursday to Monday. Please see updates on our Facebook and Instagram page for hours.

(Note: We are closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays at this time, however school holidays we will be open 7 days.)

We are also fully Licensed and stock Hanging Rock Winery Wines and Bubbles, Holgates Beer and Darraweit Valley Cider.

This is  a stunning and unique venue for a function. Get in touch with us to discuss your event needs.

Explore the Hanging Rock and the grounds, check out the Discovery Centre and make sure you drop in. We look forward to catching up with you at the Hanging Rock Cafe!

The Duff-Tytler Family owners and operators

Hanging Rock Cafe

Hours Of Operation

 7 Days during Summer Period

10:00 am – 4:00 pm Weekdays

10:00 am – 5.00 pm Weekends


5 Days a Week Winter Period

10.00 am – 3.00 pm Monday, Thursday, Friday

9.00 am – 3.30 pm Weekends


We are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays except during school holidays when we are open 7 days

The Hanging Rock Reserve opens at 9:00 am and closes at 5:00 pm


Our beautiful cafe at the base of Hanging Rock is open 5 days a week in Winter.

Do you want to have a special function in the shadow of Victoria’s most intriguing natural rock formation? Contact us to discuss your function.

Please visit our Facebook and Instagram page for daily updates and for details of Covid-19 restrictions in regards to our Cafe and the park itself.

Find us here


139 South Rock Road, Woodend, Victoria

Call Us

B: 03 5427 0295
M: 0420 287 890

Come in and eat with us

5 Days a Week

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

We are closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays over winter except school holidays

Coffee, snacks, meals available every day