11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Rottnest Island
— 1 night
+4
ferry + foot + bus + Fly + train:  10​h
2
Leura
— 1 day
+3
train + Fly + bus + train:  8​h
3
Warrnambool
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Hamilton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Ararat
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Ballarat
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
7
Belgrave
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island ©
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Rottnest Island Museum, kick back and relax at The Basin, and then kick back and relax at Parakeet Bay. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at West End, then enjoy the sand and surf at Salmon Bay, and then visit a coastal fixture at Wadjemup Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rottnest Island online vacation builder .

Singapore, Singapore to Rottnest Island is an approximately 10-hour flight. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rottnest Island when traveling from Singapore in December, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Leura.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Rottnest Island Museum ©
Rottnest Island Museum
The Basin ©
The Basin
Parakeet Bay ©
Parakeet Bay

1
day
Leura

Leura ©
Leura is a suburb in the City of Blue Mountains local government area that is located west of the Sydney central business district in New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): view the masterpieces at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, then admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, then admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, and finally admire all the interesting features of The National Pass.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Leura route builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, flight, and train from Rottnest Island to Leura takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Rottnest Island to Leura. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Leura

Parks Trails Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, The National Pass, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre ©
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

1
day
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. On the 4th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Childer's Cove, grab your bike and head to Foreshore Promenade, look for all kinds of wild species at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, then take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts, and finally get impressive views of Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Warrnambool journey website .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi from Leura to Warrnambool in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hamilton.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Port Fairy, Childer's Cove
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Thunder point Coastal Reserve ©
Thunder point Coastal Reserve
Foreshore Promenade ©
Foreshore Promenade
Blarney Books and Art ©
Blarney Books and Art

1
night
Hamilton

Hamilton ©
Hamilton is a large town in south-western Victoria, Australia, at the intersection of the Glenelg Highway and the Henty Highway. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Wannon Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nigretta Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at MacKenzie Falls.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Hamilton holiday maker website .

Drive from Warrnambool to Hamilton in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Ararat.

Things to do in Hamilton

Nature Parks
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MacKenzie Falls ©
MacKenzie Falls
Nigretta Falls ©
Nigretta Falls
Wannon Falls ©
Wannon Falls

1
night
Ararat

Ararat ©
Ararat is a city in south-west Victoria, Australia, about 198km west of Melbourne, on the Western Highway on the eastern slopes of the Ararat Hills and Cemetery Creek valley between Victoria's Western District and the Wimmera. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Stawell Gift Hall of Fame, do a tasting at Grampians Estate, Great Western Wine Centre, examine the collection at Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre, then see the interesting displays at J Ward Museum Complex, and finally explore the world behind art at Ararat Regional Art Gallery.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ararat trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Hamilton to Ararat takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Ararat

Museums Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Stawell Gift Hall of Fame, Grampians Estate
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Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre ©
Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre
J Ward Museum Complex ©
J Ward Museum Complex
Grampians Estate ©
Grampians Estate

1
night
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Sovereign Hill, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Wendouree, and then admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ballarat day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ararat to Ballarat takes 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Ballarat are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Belgrave.

Things to do in Ballarat

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Ballarat Botanical Gardens ©
Ballarat Botanical Gardens

3
nights
Belgrave

Belgrave ©
Step out of the city life by going to Panorama Garden Estate and Frankston Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coal Creek Community Park and Museum and Trees Adventure.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Belgrave day trip planning website .

You can drive from Ballarat to Belgrave in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 10th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Belgrave

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Frankston Beach, Panorama Garden Estate, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Coal Creek Community Park and Museum
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Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park ©
Coal Creek Community Park and Museum ©
Frankston Beach ©
Frankston Beach

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