60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
1
Brisbane
— 15 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 15​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 13 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Melbourne
— 15 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 15 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

15
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Surfers Paradise (SkyPoint Observation Deck & Surfer's Paradise Beach), Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach) and Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford). Pack the 9th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Kondalilla National Park. There's much more to do: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, take some stellar pictures from Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland, and kick back and relax at Kings Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip itinerary planning tool .

London, UK to Brisbane is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Brisbane. In November, Brisbane is warmer than London - with highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Burleigh Heads, Surfers Paradise, Mooloolaba Beach, Dreamworld
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 17:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

13
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 18th (Sun) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Spend the 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain, explore the fascinating underground world of Kelly Hill Caves, experience rural life at Clifford's Honey Farm, and enjoy the sand and surf at Island Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kangaroo Island day trip site .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Brisbane to Kangaroo Island in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 30:
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

15
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee), Dandenong Ranges National Park (in Dandenong) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). Dedicate the 5th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and don't miss a visit to Block Arcade.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne itinerary planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Dandenong Ranges National Park, St. Kilda Beach, Werribee Open Range Zoo, The Great Ocean Road
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 15:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

15
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.
Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Katoomba (The Three Sisters & Wentworth Falls), Gallery Blackheath (in Blackheath) and Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura). Spend the 23rd (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through The Rocks, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, make a trip to Sydney Opera House, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Sydney driving holiday planner.

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in December, with lows around 21°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Gallery Blackheath, Taronga Zoo, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Nielsen Park
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 30:
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Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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