16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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16 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Surabaya
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
2
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Surabaya

1
night
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Kings Park War Memorial.

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Surabaya, Indonesia to Perth is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Surabaya to Perth. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Surabaya in October; daily highs in Perth reach 28°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 6:
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland, and get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip maker app .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Brisbane takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Brisbane is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Brisbane when traveling from Perth in October, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Dicky Beach
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:
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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
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.
On the 10th (Wed), find something for the whole family at Sea World Theme Park and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 11:
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach

5
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

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You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In October, Melbourne is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Tours
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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