23 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

23 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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23 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
Fly:  30​h
1
Caboolture
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bribie Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Moreton Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
North Stradbroke Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Canungra
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Ipswich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Brisbane
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  27​h
End: Edinburgh

1
night
Caboolture

Caboolture ©
Caboolture is a town and suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): make a trip to Old Petrie Town, then pause for some photo ops at A2submarine Replica, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Scarborough Beach Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Caboolture Historical Village, then examine the collection at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, then browse the different shops at Westfield North Lakes, and finally explore the activities along Lake Eden.

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Edinburgh, UK to Caboolture is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 10 hours. In January, Caboolture is warmer than Edinburgh - with highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Bribie Island.

Things to do in Caboolture

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

North Lakes, A2submarine Replica, Old Petrie Town, Scarborough Beach Park
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Lake Eden ©
Lake Eden
Old Petrie Town ©
Old Petrie Town
Caboolture Historical Village ©
Caboolture Historical Village

3
nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Bribie Island is known for beaches, museums, outdoors, adventure, and golf. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tee off at Bribie Island Golf Club, enjoy the sand and surf at Bongaree Beach, examine the collection at Bribie Island Seaside Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Col Fisher Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bribie Island trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Caboolture to Bribie Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Bribie Island are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Moreton Island.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bribie Island Golf Club ©
Bribie Island Golf Club
Bribie Island Seaside Museum ©
Bribie Island Seaside Museum
Ferryman Cruises ©
Ferryman Cruises

2
nights
Moreton Island

Moreton Island ©
Off Queensland's southeastern coast, Moreton Island offers steep dunes and beaches.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Moreton Island and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Moreton Lighthouse. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Tangalooma Wrecks and then head outdoors with Tangalooma Island Resort Dolphin Feeding.

Before you visit Moreton Island, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Bribie Island to Moreton Island in 4 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Moreton Island can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Moreton Island

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Moreton Island ©
Moreton Island
Cape Moreton Lighthouse ©
Cape Moreton Lighthouse

3
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
Spend the 25th (Fri) exploring nature at Blue Lake National Park.

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You can drive from Moreton Island to North Stradbroke Island in 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Canungra.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Parks Nature Beaches
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Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk
Cylinder Beach ©
Cylinder Beach

1
night
Canungra

Canungra ©
Canungra is a small rural town and locality in the Scenic Rim Region local government area of South East Queensland, Australia. On the 26th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Glow Worm Caves, don't miss a visit to Gallery Walk, then take in nature's colorful creations at Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens, and finally identify plant and animal life at Thunderbird Park.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Canungra online visit planner .

Getting from North Stradbroke Island to Canungra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ipswich.

Things to do in Canungra

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

North Tamborine, Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens, Gallery Walk
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Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens ©
Glow Worm Caves ©
Glow Worm Caves
Thunderbird Park ©
Thunderbird Park

3
nights
Ipswich

Ipswich ©
Ipswich is an urban region in south-east Queensland, Australia, which is located in the south-west of the Brisbane metropolitan area. Spend the 27th (Sun) on horseback at Flinders-Goolman Conservation Estate. The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Queensland Raceways, admire the striking features of St Marys Catholic Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Queens Park, and grab your bike and head to Hidden Vale Adventure Park.

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Traveling by car from Canungra to Ipswich takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Canungra in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Ipswich, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Ipswich

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Queens Park ©
Queens Park
Queensland Raceways ©
Queensland Raceways
Hidden Vale Adventure Park ©
Hidden Vale Adventure Park

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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, get great views at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane online holiday planner .

Drive from Ipswich to Brisbane in an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Captain Cook Highway
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 4:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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