17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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17 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
foot + Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Perth
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
2
Mandurah
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Busselton
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Margaret River
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Pemberton
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Denmark
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
7
Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
8
Perth
— 1 night
Fly + foot:  22​h 30​min
End: Birmingham

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hours
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
On the 2nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of The Bell Tower, look for gifts at The Stripey Horse, and then explore the activities along Swan River.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Perth trip planner.

Birmingham, UK to Perth is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Birmingham to Perth. Traveling from Birmingham in February, things will get much warmer in Perth: highs are around 38°C and lows about 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Mandurah.

Things to do in Perth

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

The Stripey Horse
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Swan River ©
Swan River
The Bell Tower ©
The Bell Tower
The Stripey Horse ©
The Stripey Horse

3
nights
Mandurah

Mandurah is a coastal city in Western Australia, situated approximately 72km south of the state capital, Perth. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Cohunu Koala Park and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rockingham Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Penguin Island, and then appreciate the history behind Mandurah War Memorial.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mandurah itinerary app .

Drive from Perth to Mandurah in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Mandurah sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Busselton.

Things to do in Mandurah

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rockingham, Cohunu Koala Park
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Penguin Island ©
Penguin Island
Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach

1
night
Busselton

Busselton ©
With a reputation for making things convenient and comfortable for visitors, Busselton has been voted Australia's best tourist town several times.
On the 5th (Tue), kick back and relax at Meelup Beach, explore the striking landscape of Cape Naturaliste Walking Trails, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Taffy's, and then savor the flavors at Bunbury Farmers Market.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Busselton road trip website .

Traveling by car from Mandurah to Busselton takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Busselton

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Dunsborough, Bunbury
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Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bunbury Farmers Market ©
Bunbury Farmers Market

5
nights
Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
For shopping fun, head to Gabriel Chocolate or JahRoc Galleries. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Surfers Point and Gnarabup Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Augusta (Jewel Cave, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, & more). Spend the 10th (Sun) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, do a tasting at Howard Park - Margaret River Winery and Cellar Door, browse the exhibits of Glenellie Art Studio, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hamelin Bay.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Margaret River road trip app .

Traveling by car from Busselton to Margaret River takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pemberton.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Augusta, Boranup, Gabriel Chocolate, Surfers Point, Howard Park - Margaret River Winery and Cellar Door
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

2
nights
Pemberton

Pemberton ©
Go to Pemberton to enjoy beautiful natural surroundings, nearby national parks, and local wines.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Gloucester Tree, then take in the exciting artwork at Pemberton Fine Woodcraft Gallery, then admire the engineering at Big Brook Dam, and finally make a trip to Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Pemberton online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Margaret River to Pemberton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Denmark.

Things to do in Pemberton

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Ooh la Lollipop
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Big Brook Dam ©
Big Brook Dam
Ooh la Lollipop ©
Ooh la Lollipop

1
night
Denmark

Denmark ©
Denmark's population of over 2,700 people grows to several times that number during tourist season because of its natural wonders.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Anvil Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Denmark online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Pemberton to Denmark takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Denmark are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Albany.

Things to do in Denmark

Outdoors Beaches Wildlife
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Anvil Beach ©
Anvil Beach
Denmark Chocolate Company ©
Denmark Chocolate Company

1
night
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Princess Royal Fortress and then kick back and relax at Little Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Albany day trip website .

Drive from Denmark to Albany in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Albany sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Little Beach ©
Little Beach
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge
Kalgan River ©
Kalgan River

1
night
Perth

Perth ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): snap pictures at Elizabeth Quay, appreciate the history behind The Bell Tower, then identify plant and animal life at Matilda Bay Reserve, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cottesloe Beach.

Make your Perth itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Albany to Perth by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Albany in February, with highs in Perth at 38°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Cottesloe Beach, Matilda Bay Reserve
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Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Matilda Bay Reserve ©
Matilda Bay Reserve
The Bell Tower ©
The Bell Tower

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