14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h
End: Jakarta

3
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bondi Beach and Sea Life Sydney Aquarium. And it doesn't end there: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sydney itinerary maker site .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Sydney is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 3 hours. In December, Sydney is a bit cooler than Jakarta - with highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Family-friendly places like Sea World Theme Park and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, browse the different shops at Marina Mirage, kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach, and stroll through Surfer's Paradise Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Gold Coast journey website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Dreamworld ©
Dreamworld

2
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stroll through Moffat Beach, then let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, and then contemplate the long history of Victoria Bridge Abutment. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip website .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Moffat Beach
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Family-friendly places like Melbourne Zoo and Fitzroy Gardens will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Melbourne online visit planner .

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in January, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Melbourne. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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