16 days in Mount Cotton & Melbourne Itinerary

16 days in Mount Cotton & Melbourne Itinerary

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16 days in Mount Cotton & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h
1
Mount Cotton
— 1 night
2
Mount Cotton
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Melbourne
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Mount Cotton

Mount Cotton ©
Mount Cotton is a suburb located south-east of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia in the Redland City local government area. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): walk around Daisy Hill Conservation Park, then make a trip to Mount Gravatt Lookout, then get outside with Bungy Australia, and finally explore and take pictures at Kingston Park Raceway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at Bay Play Cleveland, then visit a coastal fixture at Cleveland Point Light, and then learn about winemaking at Sirromet Wines.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Mount Cotton journey builder website .

Sydney to Mount Cotton is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. May in Mount Cotton sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Mount Cotton.

Things to do in Mount Cotton

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kingston, Cleveland, Daisy Hill Conservation Park, Mount Gravatt Lookout
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Daisy Hill Conservation Park ©
Daisy Hill Conservation Park
Bungy Australia ©
Bungy Australia
Sirromet Wines ©
Sirromet Wines

4
nights
Mount Cotton

Mount Cotton ©
Explore Mount Cotton's surroundings by going to Mount Gravatt Lookout (in Mount Gravatt), Wellington Point Jetty and Park (in Wellington Point) and Westfield Garden City (in Upper Mt Gravatt). See even more of Mount Cotton: get your game on at Planet Commando, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wynnum Esplanade, make a trip to Chung Tian Temple, and stroll around Daisy Hill Conservation Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mount Cotton road trip tool .

Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Mount Cotton

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Kingston, Priestdale, Iga Meadowbrook, Daisy Hill Conservation Park, Redland Art Gallery
Find places to stay May 4 — 8:
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Daisy Hill Conservation Park ©
Daisy Hill Conservation Park
Planet Commando ©
Planet Commando
Redlands Indigiscapes Centre ©
Redlands Indigiscapes Centre

9
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 13th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne tour app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mount Cotton to Melbourne. Traveling from Mount Cotton in May, things will get slightly colder in Melbourne: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Historic St Andrew's Anglican Church
Find places to stay May 8 — 18:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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