11 days in Townsville & Brisbane Itinerary

11 days in Townsville & Brisbane Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Queensland journey builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

11 days in Townsville & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  8​h
1
Townsville
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Adelaide

5
nights
Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Spend the 29th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at The Strand, make a trip to Riverway, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Tropical Queensland, and delve into the lush surroundings at Gondwana Rainforest.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Townsville tour planning website .

Adelaide to Townsville is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Adelaide in June, expect Townsville to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Townsville

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Queensland
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 3:
Highlights from your plan
The Strand ©
The Strand
Scuba & Snorkeling
Castle Hill
Castle Hill

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). The adventure continues: have fun at South Bank Parklands, enjoy the sand and surf at Dicky Beach, stroll around Roma Street Parkland, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nepalese Pagoda.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane online route planner .

Traveling by flight from Townsville to Brisbane takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Townsville in July, things will get little chillier in Brisbane: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Dicky Beach
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Similar Plans

13 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Townsville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Brisbane & Melbourne BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 29 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 40 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans