12 days in Rockhampton & Brisbane Itinerary

12 days in Rockhampton & Brisbane Itinerary

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12 days in Rockhampton & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  35​h
1
Rockhampton
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Luxembourg City

3
nights
Rockhampton

Rockhampton ©
With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Do your shopping at Coastal Funk and Rockhampton Art Gallery. Escape the urban bustle at Capricorn Caves and Byfield National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rockhampton: Yeppoon (Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary, Farnborough Beach, & more). And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Rockhampton Botanic Gardens, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Etna Caves National Park, and take an in-depth tour of Rockhampton Heritage Village.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rockhampton itinerary planner.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Rockhampton is an approximately 35-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Luxembourg City to Rockhampton is 9 hours. While traveling from Luxembourg City, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Rockhampton, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Rockhampton

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Yeppoon, Byfield National Park
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:
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Capricorn Caves ©
Capricorn Caves
Byfield National Park ©
Byfield National Park
Rockhampton Heritage Village ©
Rockhampton Heritage Village

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Maroochydore Beach and Kirra Beach. Head to Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre and Queen Street Mallfor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Caloundra Lighthouses (in Kings Beach), Fingal Head Lighthouse (in Fingal Head) and MaisyMoo (in Caloundra). There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel), and snap pictures at Victoria Bridge Abutment.

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Traveling by flight from Rockhampton to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rockhampton in October, you will find days in Brisbane are slightly colder (29°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Caloundra, Gold Coast, Fingal Head Lighthouse, Maroochydore Beach, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 9:
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Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach

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