10 days in Tasmania & New South Wales Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania & New South Wales Itinerary

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10 days in Tasmania & New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Bicheno
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Hobart
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Broken Hill
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  7​h 30​min
4
Lightning Ridge
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
5
Port Macquarie
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore


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1
night
Bicheno

Bicheno ©
Bicheno is a town on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia, 185 km north-east of Hobart on the Tasman Highway, with a population of 853. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the waterfront at Coles Bay Jetty and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then identify plant and animal life at East Coast Natureworld.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bicheno road trip planning tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Bicheno is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Bicheno. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in June, with highs in Bicheno at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Bicheno

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Coles Bay Jetty, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
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Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, then get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then see the interesting displays at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Constitution Dock.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hobart online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Bicheno to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Hobart sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Broken Hill.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Hobart Convict Penitentiary ©
Hobart Convict Penitentiary

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Broken Hill

Broken Hill ©
Visit Broken Hill to tour the mines and stay for the authentic feel of an outback settlement.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Pro Hart Gallery, then identify plant and animal life at The Broken Hill Sculptures & Living Desert Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service, The Bruce Langford Visitors Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Broken Hill Miner's Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): examine the collection at Sulphide Street Railway & Historical Museum, examine the collection at Silverton Gaol Museum, then examine the collection at Mad Max Museum, and finally Head underground at Day Dream Mine.

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You can fly from Hobart to Broken Hill in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Broken Hill when traveling from Hobart in June, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lightning Ridge.

Things to do in Broken Hill

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Silverton
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Pro Hart Gallery ©
Pro Hart Gallery
Silverton Gaol Museum ©
Silverton Gaol Museum

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day
Lightning Ridge

Lightning Ridge ©
Lightning Ridge is a town in north-western New South Wales, Australia, in Walgett Shire, near the southern border of Queensland, about six kilometres east of the Castlereagh Highway, and is served in commercial activities by the town of Walgett, some 75 km to the south. On the 28th (Fri), witness a stunning natural landmark at Artesian Baths, take in the exciting artwork at John Murray Art Gallery, then examine the collection at Kangaroo Hill Complex, then take in the exciting artwork at Chambers of The Black Hand, and finally get engrossed in the history at Lightning Ridge Heritage Cottage Hospital Gallery.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lightning Ridge trip app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Broken Hill to Lightning Ridge takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Lightning Ridge

Museums Nature Shopping
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Chambers of The Black Hand ©
Chambers of The Black Hand
John Murray Art Gallery ©
John Murray Art Gallery

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Port Macquarie

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie, and then visit a coastal fixture at Tacking Point Lighthouse.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Macquarie online vacation planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Lightning Ridge to Port Macquarie in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, daytime highs in Port Macquarie are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point Lighthouse

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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.
On the 30th (Sun), stroll through Bondi Beach, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and finally wander the streets of The Rocks. On the next day, examine the collection at Hyde Park Barracks Museum and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip maker website .

Fly from Port Macquarie to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Port Macquarie, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Outdoors Parks
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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