11 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

11 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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11 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  30​h
1
Macleay Island
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
North Stradbroke Island
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Bribie Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Caboolture
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Manchester

1
day
Macleay Island

Macleay Island ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Macleay Island Art Complex, view the masterpieces at Kara-Mia's Mosaics, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dalpura Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Macleay Island route planner.

Manchester, UK to Macleay Island is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST), which is usually a 10 hour difference. While traveling from Manchester, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Macleay Island, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Macleay Island

Shopping Museums Outdoors
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Kara-Mia's Mosaics ©
Kara-Mia's Mosaics

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night
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
On the 6th (Mon), kick back and relax at Amity Point Beach, then stroll through Cylinder Beach, and then stroll the grounds of Dunwich Cemetery.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our North Stradbroke Island trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Macleay Island to North Stradbroke Island in 4.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bribie Island.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Dunwich Cemetery ©
Dunwich Cemetery

2
nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
On the 7th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sylvan Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Bongaree Beach, examine the collection at Bribie Island Seaside Museum, and then kick back and relax at Woorim Beach.

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Drive from North Stradbroke Island to Bribie Island in 4.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Caboolture.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Bribie Island Seaside Museum ©
Bribie Island Seaside Museum

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Caboolture

Caboolture ©
Caboolture is a town and suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): examine the collection at Caboolture Warplane Museum, admire the masterpieces at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, then steep yourself in history at Caboolture Historical Village, then contemplate the waterfront views at Centenary Lakes, and finally explore the world behind art at Caboolture Regional Art Gallery and Library.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Caboolture trip planning site .

Getting from Bribie Island to Caboolture by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Caboolture can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Caboolture

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Caboolture Historical Village ©
Caboolture Historical Village
Caboolture Warplane Museum ©
Caboolture Warplane Museum

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and The Brisbane River. Explore hidden gems such as Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel) and The Workshops Rail Museum. The adventure continues: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery, snap pictures at Victoria Bridge Abutment, and steep yourself in history at Boggo Road Gaol.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane vacation maker site .

Getting from Caboolture to Brisbane by car takes about an hour. In August, daytime highs in Brisbane are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

The Workshops Rail Museum
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
The Workshops Rail Museum ©
The Workshops Rail Museum

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