25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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25 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Drive:  2​h
1
Sippy Downs
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
Eden
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Lakes Entrance
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Newhaven
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Portsea
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
6
Queenscliff
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
7
Torquay
— 3 nights
8
Warrnambool
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
9
Tailem Bend
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
10
Woomera
— 1 day
Drive:  10​h
11
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  2​h
12
Alice Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
13
Camooweal
— 1 day
Drive:  12​h 15​min
14
Tambo
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

3
nights
Sippy Downs

Sippy Downs ©
Sippy Downs is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, and is part of the Buderim urban centre. We've included these beaches for you: Mooloolaba Beach and Kings Beach. Chenrezig Institute and Sunshine Castle will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Peregian Beach in Peregian Beach (about 34 minutes away). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Maroochydore Beach, enjoy the sea views from Caloundra Lighthouses, enjoy some diversion at Chancellor Park Golf Driving Range, and stroll through Marcoola Beach.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Sippy Downs trip itinerary planning website .

Brisbane to Sippy Downs is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In May, daily temperatures in Sippy Downs can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Eden.

Things to do in Sippy Downs

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Caloundra, Marcoola Beach, Twin Waters Golf Club, Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis
Find places to stay May 1 — 4:
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Chancellor Park Golf Driving Range ©
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach

1
day
Eden

Eden ©
Eden is a seaside holiday township and home to the whale-watching cruise.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cocora Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pambula Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Killer Whale Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Eden online vacation builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sippy Downs to Eden. Traveling from Sippy Downs in May, things will get a bit cooler in Eden: highs are around 22°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Eden

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Pambula Beach
Find places to stay May 4 — 5:
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Cocora Beach ©
Cocora Beach

1
night
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): do a tasting at Nicholson River Winery, then try for a hole-in-one at Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop, then kick back and relax at Lakes Entrance Beach, and finally snap pictures at Cunninghame Arm Footbridge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lakes Entrance day trip app .

Getting from Eden to Lakes Entrance by car takes about 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Lakes Entrance can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Newhaven.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Nicholson River Winery
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Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach
Nicholson River Winery ©
Nicholson River Winery
Cunninghame Arm Footbridge ©
Cunninghame Arm Footbridge

1
day
Newhaven

Newhaven ©
Newhaven is a town in southern Victoria, in the south Gippsland region. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): head off the coast to Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre, stroll through The Nobbies Centre, learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, then Head underground at Forrest Caves, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Woolamai Beach, and finally head off the coast to Churchill Island.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Newhaven tour builder .

Traveling by car from Lakes Entrance to Newhaven takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Portsea.

Things to do in Newhaven

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Phillip Island, Koala Conservation Centre, The Nobbies Centre
Find places to stay May 6 — 7:
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Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Cape Woolamai Beach ©
Cape Woolamai Beach

2
nights
Portsea

Portsea ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): kick back and relax at Portsea Back Beach and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Werribee Open Range Zoo. On the next day, enjoy the sea views from Point Lonsdale Lighthouse and then cruise along The Great Ocean Road.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Portsea itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Newhaven to Portsea takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Portsea are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Queenscliff.

Things to do in Portsea

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, Point Lonsdale Lighthouse, The Great Ocean Road
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Portsea Back Beach ©
Portsea Back Beach
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

1
night
Queenscliff

Queenscliff ©
Queenscliff is a small town on the Bellarine Peninsula in southern Victoria, Australia, south of Swan Bay at the entrance to Port Phillip. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Point Lonsdale Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach, and then stroll through Pope's Eye.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Queenscliff trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Portsea to Queenscliff takes 1.5 hours. In May in Queenscliff, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Queenscliff

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Point Lonsdale Lighthouse, Ocean Beach
Find places to stay May 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Pope's Eye ©
Pope's Eye
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Point Lonsdale Lighthouse ©
Point Lonsdale Lighthouse

3
nights
Torquay

Torquay
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Get some historical perspective at Split Point Lighthouse and St Mary of the Angels. Visit Eastern Beach Reserve and Lorne Beach for some beach relaxation. There's more to do: cruise along The Great Ocean Road and take in nature's colorful creations at Geelong Botanical Gardens.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Torquay online journey planner .

Getting from Queenscliff to Torquay by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Geelong, Split Point Lighthouse, Lorne Beach
Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

2
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, enjoy the sea views from Griffiths Island Lighthouse, then tour the water at your own pace with Lake Pertobe Motor Boats, and finally stroll through Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Logan's Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, then steep yourself in history at Port Fairy Historical Society, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Infant Jesus.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Warrnambool online trip builder .

You can drive from Torquay to Warrnambool in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tailem Bend.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Port Fairy, Church of the Infant Jesus
Find places to stay May 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Logan's Beach ©
Logan's Beach
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island

2
nights
Tailem Bend

Tailem Bend ©
Tailem Bend is a town on the Murray River in South Australia. You'll get in some beach time at Horseshoe Bay and Boomer Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Cleland Wildlife Park and Beerenberg Farm. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tailem Bend: Flaxman Wines (in Eden Valley) and The Cedars (in Hahndorf). There's still lots to do: bet on your favorite at The Bend Motorsport Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tailem Bend trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Warrnambool to Tailem Bend in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Woomera.

Things to do in Tailem Bend

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Port Elliot, Cleland Wildlife Park, Flaxman Wines
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
The Bend Motorsport Park ©
The Bend Motorsport Park
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay

1
day
Woomera

Woomera ©
The simple name, Woomera, refers to a town located in South Australia's Far North region, approximately north of Adelaide, the capital of the State of South Australia. On the 19th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Hart, don't miss a visit to Woomera Missile Park, and then examine the collection at Woomera Heritage and Visitor Information Centre.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Woomera sightseeing site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tailem Bend to Woomera. May in Woomera sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Woomera

Museums Nature Parks
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Hart ©
Lake Hart

1
night
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, hike along Kuniya Walk, then explore the striking landscape at Uluru, and finally get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Walpa Gorge, then explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta, and then hike along Uluru Hiking Path.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip tool .

You can drive from Woomera to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 12 hours. Another option is to fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay May 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

2
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, take in the exciting artwork at Talapi, then examine the collection at Hartley Street School Museum, then contemplate the long history of Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Gillen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then identify plant and animal life at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Alice Springs trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daytime highs in Alice Springs are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Camooweal.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

1
day
Camooweal

Camooweal ©
Camooweal is a small town and locality in the City of Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at The Drovers Camp and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Camooweal Caves National Park.

To see reviews and other tourist information, use the Camooweal sightseeing planner.

Drive from Alice Springs to Camooweal in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tambo.

Things to do in Camooweal

Wildlife Nature Parks
Find places to stay May 23 — 24:
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Camooweal Caves National Park ©
Camooweal Caves National Park

1
day
Tambo

Tambo ©
Tambo is a town located in Central West Queensland, Australia, on the banks of the Barcoo River. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Tambo Heritage Precinct and then look for gifts at Tambo Teddies Pty Ltd.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tambo trip planner .

You can drive from Camooweal to Tambo in 12.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tambo

Shopping Museums
Find places to stay May 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Tambo Teddies Pty Ltd ©
Tambo Teddies Pty Ltd

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