17 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

17 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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17 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Milwaukee
Fly:  28​h
1
North Stradbroke Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Brisbane
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Bribie Island
— 3 nights
Travel:  3​h 15​min
4
Tangalooma, Moreton Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Milwaukee

2
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
Step out of the city life by going to Cylinder Beach and Frenchman's Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Naree Budjong Djara National Park and Brown Lake.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the North Stradbroke Island attractions planner.

Milwaukee, USA to North Stradbroke Island is an approximately 28-hour flight. You'll lose 16 hours traveling from Milwaukee to North Stradbroke Island due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Brown Lake ©
Brown Lake
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
Dunwich Cemetery ©
Dunwich Cemetery

7
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.
Visit Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) and St. John's Anglican Cathedral for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Opal Museum and Newstead House. Venture out of the city with trips to Bee Gees Way (in Redcliffe) and The Workshops Rail Museum (in Ipswich). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Albert Street Uniting Church, and admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Brisbane online vacation maker .

You can drive from North Stradbroke Island to Brisbane in 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Brisbane are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bribie Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bee Gees Way, The Workshops Rail Museum
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 13:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Opal Museum ©
Opal Museum
The Workshops Rail Museum ©
The Workshops Rail Museum

3
nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Relax by the water at Woorim Beach and Bongaree Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Bribie Island Seaside Museum and Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology. Step out of Bribie Island to go to Caboolture and see Caboolture Historical Village, which is approximately 54 minutes away.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bribie Island driving holiday website .

You can drive from Brisbane to Bribie Island in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Bribie Island can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Tangalooma.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Caboolture
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Bribie Island Seaside Museum ©
Bribie Island Seaside Museum
Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology ©
Caboolture Historical Village ©
Caboolture Historical Village

2
nights
Tangalooma, Moreton Island

Tangalooma ©
Originally a whaling station, Tangalooma Island Resort (formerly known as Tangalooma Wild Dolphin Resort) is a resort on the west side of Moreton Island in Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Cape Moreton Lighthouse, then head off the coast to Moreton Island, and then make a trip to Tangalooma Wrecks.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tangalooma online journey builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bribie Island to Tangalooma. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. You will leave for home on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Tangalooma

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moreton Island
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 18:
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Moreton Island ©
Moreton Island
Cape Moreton Lighthouse ©
Cape Moreton Lighthouse
Tangalooma Wrecks ©
Tangalooma Wrecks

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