15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Hobart
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Campbell Town
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Mole Creek
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Ulverstone
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Arthur River
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Strahan
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
7
Queenstown
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
8
Snug
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
9
South Bruny
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney


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3
nights
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.
Step out of Hobart to go to Brighton and see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, which is approximately 30 minutes away. On the 2nd (Mon), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, and steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Hobart road trip planning website .

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sydney in September, with highs in Hobart at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Campbell Town.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museum of Old and New Art
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©

1
night
Campbell Town

Campbell Town ©
Campbell Town is a town in Tasmania, Australia, on the Midland Highway. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Gallery 81, don't miss a visit to Four Corners of Ross, then take in the views from Ross Bridge, and finally pause for some photo ops at Convict Brick Trail.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Campbell Town online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Hobart to Campbell Town in 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Campbell Town can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mole Creek.

Things to do in Campbell Town

Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ross Bridge, Four Corners of Ross
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Gallery 81 ©
Gallery 81
Ross Bridge ©
Ross Bridge

1
night
Mole Creek

Mole Creek ©
Mole Creek is a town in the upper Mersey Valley, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Marakoopa Cave, explore the fascinating underground world of Mole Creek Caves, then look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Alum Cliffs.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mole Creek day trip planning tool .

Getting from Campbell Town to Mole Creek by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mole Creek can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ulverstone.

Things to do in Mole Creek

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Alum Cliffs
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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves
Marakoopa Cave ©
Marakoopa Cave

2
nights
Ulverstone

Ulverstone ©
Ulverstone is a town on the northern coast of Tasmania, Australia on the mouth of the Leven River, on Bass Strait. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Leven Canyon, then explore the world behind art at Makers Workshop, then Head underground at Gunns Plains Caves, and finally look for gifts at Under The Oak, handmade gallery and gifts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate and then find something for the whole family at Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Ulverstone route maker tool .

You can drive from Mole Creek to Ulverstone in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Arthur River.

Things to do in Ulverstone

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot, Gunns Plains Caves, House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate, Makers Workshop
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Gunns Plains Caves ©
Gunns Plains Caves
House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate ©

1
night
Arthur River

Arthur River
On the 9th (Mon), get great views at Sumac Lookout, look for all kinds of wild species at Arthur-Pieman Conservation Area, then take a memorable drive along The Tarkine Drive, and finally don't miss a visit to Edge of the World.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Arthur River day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ulverstone to Arthur River takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Strahan.

Things to do in Arthur River

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Arthur-Pieman Conservation Area
Arthur-Pieman Conservation Area
Edge of the World ©
Edge of the World
Sumac Lookout ©
Sumac Lookout

1
night
Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): get outside with Henty Dunes, enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach, then examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and finally admire the sheer force of Hogarth Falls.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Strahan trip tool .

Traveling by car from Arthur River to Strahan takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Queenstown.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill

3
nights
Queenstown

Queenstown ©
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Queenstown: The Wall in the Wilderness (in Derwent Bridge) and Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park (Lake St. Clair, Cradle Mountain, & more). It doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Nelson Falls.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Queenstown trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Strahan to Queenstown takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Snug.

Things to do in Queenstown

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, The Wall in the Wilderness
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Nelson Falls ©
Nelson Falls
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Cradle Mountain ©
Cradle Mountain

1
night
Snug

Snug ©
Snug is a small coastal town on the Channel Highway located 30km south of Hobart in Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): look for gifts at Nutpatch Handmade Fine Chocolate, identify plant and animal life at Raptor Refuge, then appreciate the history behind Snug Bushfire Memorial, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Pelverata Falls Track.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Snug trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Queenstown to Snug in 4.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Snug are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to South Bruny.

Things to do in Snug

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kettering, Pelverata Falls Track
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Raptor Refuge ©
Raptor Refuge

1
night
South Bruny

South Bruny ©
On the 15th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Cape Bruny Lighthouse, learn about winemaking at Bruny Island Premium Wines, then see the interesting displays at Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration, and finally don't miss a visit to The Neck.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the South Bruny trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Snug to South Bruny takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Bruny

Wildlife Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bruny Island, Bruny Island Premium Wines, Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration
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The Neck ©
The Neck
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse
Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration ©

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