26 days in Australia Itinerary

26 days in Australia Itinerary

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26 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Bribie Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Beerwah
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
North Stradbroke Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Daintree
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
7
Kangaroo Island
— 8 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
8
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Seattle

3
nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Sylvan Beach and Woorim Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Bribie Island Butterfly House and Red Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bribie Island travel site .

Seattle, USA to Bribie Island is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Bribie Island is 18 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Beerwah.

Things to do in Bribie Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Bribie Island Butterfly House ©
Bribie Island Butterfly House
Col Fisher Park ©
Col Fisher Park

2
nights
Beerwah

Beerwah ©
Beerwah is a rural town and a locality in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. On the 25th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Point Cartwright and then kick back and relax at Mooloolaba Beach. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Gardners Falls, stroll through Marcoola Beach, and then take a peaceful walk through Buderim Forest Park.

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You can drive from Bribie Island to Beerwah in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Beerwah can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Beerwah

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Marcoola Beach, Gardners Falls, Buderim Forest Park
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Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Buderim Forest Park ©
Buderim Forest Park
Gardners Falls ©
Gardners Falls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll through Burleigh Head National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Kirra Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kurrawa Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Natural Bridge.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip planning app .

Getting from Beerwah to Gold Coast by car takes about 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches
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Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge

2
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): explore the activities along Brown Lake, explore the activities along Myora Springs Conservation Area, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cylinder Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Amity Point Beach, then take some stellar pictures from North Gorge Walk, and then stroll through Frenchman's Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the North Stradbroke Island trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Gold Coast to North Stradbroke Island by car takes about 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in North Stradbroke Island can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Daintree.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Brown Lake ©
Brown Lake
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk

2
nights
Daintree

Daintree ©
Daintree is a settlement in North Queensland 111km north of Cairns and 56km from Port Douglas, Queensland. On the 1st (Mon), kick back and relax at Wonga Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Daintree Tea, then browse the exhibits of Daintree Discovery Centre, then kick back and relax at Cow Bay Beach, and finally admire the sheer force of Bloomfield Waterfall.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from North Stradbroke Island to Daintree. Traveling from North Stradbroke Island in July, expect Daintree to be somewhat warmer, temps between 78°F and 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Daintree

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Wonga Beach, Bloomfield Waterfall
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Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre

1
night
Cairns

Cairns ©
A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
On the 3rd (Wed), step off the mainland to explore Michaelmas Cay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Tablelands, Waterfalls, and Spanish Castle.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns road trip planning website .

Drive from Daintree to Cairns in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Cairns

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trip

Palm Cove Beach
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Michaelmas Cay ©
Michaelmas Cay

8
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Flinders Chase National Park and Seal Bay Conservation Park. Relax by the water at Island Beach and Browns Beach. Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, don't miss a visit to George's 40,000 Castle Lights, relax in the rural setting at Will's Rare Breeds Farm, and kick back and relax at Stokes Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kangaroo Island road trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Cairns to Kangaroo Island in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, car, and ferry. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 12:
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Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Manly Beach, then stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly.

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Do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 15:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

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