22 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

22 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brisbane Region journey planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

22 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  24​h
1
North Stradbroke Island
— 3 nights
Travel:  3​h 30​min
2
Tangalooma, Moreton Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 15​min
3
Bribie Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Tamborine Mountain
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Brisbane
— 6 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Newark

3
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
Visiting Cylinder Beach and Frenchman's Beach will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Naree Budjong Djara National Park and Brown Lake.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the North Stradbroke Island trip itinerary builder website .

Newark, USA to North Stradbroke Island is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 15 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Newark in August, with highs in North Stradbroke Island at 71°F and lows at 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Tangalooma.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Brown Lake ©
Brown Lake
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
Dunwich Cemetery ©
Dunwich Cemetery

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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Cape Moreton Lighthouse, step off the mainland to explore Moreton Island, and then make a trip to Tangalooma Wrecks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): get outside with Tangalooma Island Resort Dolphin Feeding.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tangalooma trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from North Stradbroke Island to Tangalooma. In August in Tangalooma, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bribie Island.

Things to do in Tangalooma

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Moreton Island
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Moreton Island ©
Moreton Island
Cape Moreton Lighthouse ©
Cape Moreton Lighthouse

5
nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
You'll get in some beach time at Woorim Beach and Banksia Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Bribie Island Golf Club and Bongaree Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bribie Island: Caboolture (Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology & Caboolture Historical Village).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bribie Island vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tangalooma to Bribie Island. August in Bribie Island sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tamborine Mountain.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Caboolture
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Bribie Island Butterfly House ©
Bribie Island Butterfly House
Caboolture Historical Village ©
Caboolture Historical Village
Bribie Island Golf Club ©
Bribie Island Golf Club

4
nights
Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain ©
Get outdoors at Curtis Falls and O'Reillys Birds of Prey. Step off the beaten path and head to Witches Falls Winery and Beenleigh Artisan Distillery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tamborine Mountain: Kooralbyn Valley golf (in Kooralbyn), Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (in Lamington National Park) and Canungra (Mountview Alpaca Farm & Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians).

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Tamborine Mountain trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bribie Island to Tamborine Mountain takes 2.5 hours. August in Tamborine Mountain sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Tamborine Mountain

Parks Nature Golf

Side Trips

Canungra, Lamington National Park, Beenleigh Artisan Distillery, Kooralbyn Valley Golf Course
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 2:
Highlights from your plan
Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens ©
Beenleigh Artisan Distillery ©
Beenleigh Artisan Distillery
Witches Falls Winery ©
Witches Falls Winery

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Shorncliffe Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel) and Albert Street Uniting Church. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Boggo Road Gaol (Jail), get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River, and take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Brisbane trip planner .

Traveling by car from Tamborine Mountain to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) ©
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail)

Similar Plans

13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, kids, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 43 days in Australia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM HUNGARY September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Queensland, Greater Sydney & Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans