15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
+2
train + foot + Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Brisbane
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Bongaree, Bribie Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Macleay Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Tamborine Mountain
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

6
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.
Visiting Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and The Brisbane River will get you outdoors. Visit Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) and Fort Lytton National Park for their historical value. Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Abbey Church (in Caboolture) and Sirromet Wines (in Mount Cotton). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, walk around South Bank Parklands, and explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery.

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Philadelphia, USA to Brisbane is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Brisbane. Traveling from Philadelphia in April, things will get a bit warmer in Brisbane: highs are around 78°F and lows about 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bongaree.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Abbey Church, Sirromet Wines
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre ©
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery

2
nights
Bongaree, Bribie Island

Bongaree ©
Bongaree is a suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. On the 10th (Fri), examine the collection at Bribie Island Seaside Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Woorim Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bongaree Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Red Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sylvan Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bongaree trip builder tool .

You can drive from Brisbane to Bongaree in 1.5 hours. In April in Bongaree, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Point Lookout.

Things to do in Bongaree

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Bribie Island, Sylvan Beach, Woorim Beach
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Bribie Island Seaside Museum ©
Bribie Island Seaside Museum

1
night
Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island

Point Lookout ©
Point Lookout is a headland, small coastal town and locality on the eastern coast of North Stradbroke Island, Redland City, Queensland, Australia. On the 12th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Amity Point Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cylinder Beach, and then stroll through Frenchman's Beach.

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You can drive from Bongaree to Point Lookout in 3.5 hours. In April in Point Lookout, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Macleay Island.

Things to do in Point Lookout

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

North Stradbroke Island
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Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach

1
night
Macleay Island

Macleay Island ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Macleay Island Art Complex, view the masterpieces at Kara-Mia's Mosaics, and then stroll through Dalpura Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Macleay Island trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Point Lookout to Macleay Island in 4 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Tamborine Mountain.

Things to do in Macleay Island

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

3
nights
Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Witches Falls Winery, sample the fine beverages at Tamborine Mountain Distillery, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally sample the fine beverages at Beenleigh Artisan Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians and then tee off at Kooralbyn Valley Golf Course.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tamborine Mountain online travel planner .

You can drive from Macleay Island to Tamborine Mountain in 3 hours. April in Tamborine Mountain sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 62°F at night. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tamborine Mountain

Outdoors Golf Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Kooralbyn Valley Golf Course, Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians, Beenleigh Artisan Distillery
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Kooralbyn Valley Golf Course ©
Kooralbyn Valley Golf Course
Beenleigh Artisan Distillery ©
Beenleigh Artisan Distillery
Tamborine Mountain Golf Culb ©
Tamborine Mountain Golf Culb

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