15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Halifax
Fly:  26​h
1
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Ipswich
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
North Stradbroke Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Halifax

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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have fun at South Bank Parklands, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, take a memorable drive along Captain Cook Highway, and see the interesting displays at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane tour builder app .

Halifax, Canada to Brisbane is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 14 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Halifax in October; daily highs in Brisbane reach 29°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Ipswich.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Museums, #Fun & Games

Side Trip

Captain Cook Highway
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
Ipswich

Ipswich ©
Ipswich is an urban region in south-east Queensland, Australia, which is located in the south-west of the Brisbane metropolitan area. Ipswich is known for parks, museums, nature, childrens museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: grab your bike and head to Hidden Vale Adventure Park, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Ipswich Antique Centre, learn about all things military at RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre, and admire all the interesting features of Willowbank Raceway Drag Racing's Finest.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ipswich route planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Ipswich by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Brisbane in October, expect nights in Ipswich to be a bit cooler, around 13°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Ipswich

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Hidden Vale Adventure Park ©
Hidden Vale Adventure Park
Queensland Raceways ©
Queensland Raceways
Queens Park ©
Queens Park

2
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
Spend the 22nd (Mon) exploring nature at Blue Lake National Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read North Stradbroke Island trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Ipswich to North Stradbroke Island takes 4 hours. Traveling from Ipswich in October, expect nights in North Stradbroke Island to be somewhat warmer, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk
Cylinder Beach ©
Cylinder Beach

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