25 days in Brisbane, Greater Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

25 days in Brisbane, Greater Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

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25 days in Brisbane, Greater Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Patong, Phuket
Fly:  14​h
1
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
St Kilda
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Launceston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Port Arthur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Hobart
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  16​h 15​min
End: Patong, Phuket

4
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.
Caloundra Lighthouses and Nepalese Pagoda will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Queensland Art Gallery and Anthea Polson Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Pelican Feeding (in Labrador), Mooloolaba Beach (in Mooloolaba) and Surfers Paradise Beach (in Surfers Paradise). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, admire the masterpieces at Gallery of Modern Art, let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, and explore the historical opulence of Sunshine Castle.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip maker app .

Patong, Thailand to Brisbane is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Patong to Brisbane is 3 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Patong in June: highs in Brisbane hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Mooloolaba Beach, Caloundra Lighthouses, Sunshine Castle
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 29:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach

3
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Christ Church St Kilda and St Mark's Anglican Church will appeal to history buffs. Relax by the water at St. Kilda Beach and Brighton Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from St Kilda: TreAnd (in Baxter) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Scienceworks, pause for some serene contemplation at St John's Anglican Church, explore the galleries of SaraDar Therapeutic and Thai Massage & Art Gallery, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre.

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You can fly from Brisbane to St Kilda in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Brisbane in June: high temperatures in St Kilda hover around 16°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

TreAnd, St Mark's Anglican Church, St John's Anglican Church, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Williamstown Uniting Church
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 2:
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks
Jewish Holocaust Centre ©
Jewish Holocaust Centre

3
nights
Launceston

Launceston ©
Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Entally House and Woolmers Estate. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Delamere Vineyards and Bell & Gong. Explore Launceston's surroundings by going to Loira Vines (in Sidmouth), Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield) and Holm Oak Vineyards (in Rowella). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, snap pictures at Alexandra Suspension Bridge, walk around City Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Design Inn.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Launceston trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from St Kilda to Launceston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from St Kilda in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 2°C in Launceston. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Longford, Delamere Vineyards, Holm Oak Vineyards, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Loira Vines
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 5:
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Delamere Vineyards ©
Delamere Vineyards
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Woolmers Estate ©
Woolmers Estate

3
nights
Coles Bay

Coles Bay ©
Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
Get a sense of the local culture at Craigie Knowe Vineyard and Kings Fine Art Gallery. Visit Wineglass Bay Lookout and Spiky Beach Conservation Area for some beach relaxation. Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Freycinet National Park. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Wineglass Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Honeymoon Bay, and admire all the interesting features of Coles Bay Jetty.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Coles Bay road trip planning app .

You can drive from Launceston to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Freycinet, Kings Fine Art Gallery, Spiky Beach Conservation Area, Craigie Knowe Vineyard
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
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Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Spiky Beach Conservation Area ©
Spiky Beach Conservation Area
Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay

3
nights
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
Port Arthur Historic Site and Cape Raoul will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Australian Convict Sites and Government Cottage. When in Port Arthur, make a side trip to see Coal Mines Historic Site in Saltwater River, approximately 38 minutes away.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Port Arthur day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Port Arthur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Coal Mines Historic Site
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 11:
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Cape Raoul ©
Cape Raoul
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

6
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Get some historical perspective at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site and Cascade Brewery. Museum of Old and New Art and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Shene Tasmania (in Pontville), Wobbly Boot Vineyard (in Campania) and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton). On the 17th (Wed), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, admire the masterpieces at Lady Franklin Gallery, sample the tasty concoctions at Captain Blighs Brewery, and shop like a local with Salamanca Market.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hobart travel route planning website .

You can drive from Port Arthur to Hobart in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Richmond, Wobbly Boot Vineyard, Craigow Vineyard, Museum of Old and New Art, Shene Tasmania
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 17:
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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