2 days in Adelaide & Newcastle Itinerary

2 days in Adelaide & Newcastle Itinerary

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2 days in Adelaide & Newcastle Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
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Adelaide
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 15​min
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Newcastle
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
End: Sydney

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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, then steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, and then admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide road trip planner.

Sydney to Adelaide is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. May in Adelaide sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Newcastle.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market

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Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
On the 15th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Blackbutt Reserve, take in the pleasant sights at Newcastle Memorial Walk, explore and take pictures at Fort Scratchley, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nobbys Beach, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Bathers Way Coastal Walk.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Newcastle online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Newcastle takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nobbys Beach ©
Nobbys Beach
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Fort Scratchley ©
Fort Scratchley

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