29 days in South Australia & Brisbane Region Itinerary

29 days in South Australia & Brisbane Region Itinerary

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29 days in South Australia & Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  26​h
1
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Clare
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Port Lincoln
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
6
Coonawarra
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Millicent
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
8
Bribie Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
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.
Visiting Aldinga Beach and Henley Beach will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Horseshoe Bay and Carrickalinga Beach. Take a break from Adelaide with a short trip to Beerenberg Farm in Hahndorf, about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: trek along River Torrens Linear Park Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Waterfall Gully, and enjoy the sand and surf at Semaphore Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Adelaide attractions app .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Adelaide is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Adelaide. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in January, with highs in Adelaide at 34°C and lows at 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Clare.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Aldinga Beach, Carrickalinga Beach, Beerenberg Farm, Semaphore Beach
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
River Torrens Linear Park Trail ©
River Torrens Linear Park Trail
Waterfall Gully ©
Waterfall Gully

2
nights
Clare

Clare ©
The town of Clare is located in South Australia in the Mid North region, 136 km north of Adelaide. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): learn about winemaking at Jeanneret Wines, learn about winemaking at Sevenhill Cellars, and then stroll through Riesling Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Paulett Wines, take in the exciting artwork at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, learn about winemaking at Crabtree Watervale Wines, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Richardson Park Playspace, then don't miss a visit to St Aloysius Church, and finally grab your bike and head to Gleeson Wetlands.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Clare trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Clare takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Clare

#Wineries, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Sevenhill, Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage, Paulett Wines
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Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Riesling Trail ©
Riesling Trail
Jeanneret Wines ©
Jeanneret Wines

4
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Get outdoors at Kelly Hill Caves and Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. Explore hidden gems such as Admirals Arch and Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park. Spend the 7th (Thu) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kangaroo Island Spirits, enjoy breathtaking views from Cape du Couedic Lighthouse, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Stokes Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Clare to Kangaroo Island. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 7:
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Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch

4
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Relax by the water at Lincoln National Park and Sleaford Bay. Take a break from the city and head to Glen Forest Tourist Park and Shark Diving. Step out of Port Lincoln with an excursion to Food Tours in Coffin Bay--about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Fishery Bay, contemplate the long history of Mill Cottage Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Mikkira Station, and take a memorable drive along Winter Hill Lookout.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Port Lincoln online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Port Lincoln takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Food Tours
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Glen Forest Tourist Park ©
Glen Forest Tourist Park
Fishery Bay ©
Fishery Bay
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay

2
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Breakaways Conservation Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, and then take an in-depth tour of Old Timers Mine. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, look for gifts at Opalios, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter & Pauls underground Catholic Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Coober Pedy trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Port Lincoln to Coober Pedy by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Coober Pedy are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Coonawarra.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Museums
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 13:
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Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum

2
nights
Coonawarra

Coonawarra ©
Coonawarra is a small town north of Penola in South Australia. Get some cultural insight at Penley Estate and Wynns Coonawarra Estate. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Naracoorte Caves National Park and Bellwether. Get out of town with these interesting Coonawarra side-trips: Naracoorte (MiniJumbuk & Black Cockatoo Bush Camp Hiking Trails). It doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at DiGiorgio Family Wines and contemplate the long history of Petticoat Lane.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Coonawarra trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Coober Pedy to Coonawarra. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Coober Pedy in February; daily highs in Coonawarra reach 30°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Millicent.

Things to do in Coonawarra

#Wineries, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Naracoorte, Penola
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Naracoorte Caves National Park ©
Naracoorte Caves National Park
Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate
DiGiorgio Family Wines ©
DiGiorgio Family Wines

2
nights
Millicent

Millicent ©
Millicent is a town in South Australia, 399km south-east of Adelaide, and 50km north of Mount Gambier. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Millicent National Trust Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Millicent Swimming Lake, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Beachport Surf Beach. On the next day, Head underground at Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, admire the natural beauty at Cave Gardens, and then admire the verdant scenery at The Valley Lake.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Millicent trip planner .

You can drive from Coonawarra to Millicent in an hour. In February, daytime highs in Millicent are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bribie Island.

Things to do in Millicent

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trips

Mount Gambier, Beachport Surf Beach, Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park
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Beachport Surf Beach ©
Beachport Surf Beach
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park ©
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park
Cave Gardens ©
Cave Gardens

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nights
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sylvan Beach and Red Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Woorim Beach and Banksia Beach.

To find more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Bribie Island trip itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Millicent to Bribie Island with the Route module. Traveling from Millicent in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Bribie Island, with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Bribie Island

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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BBQ Boat Hire ©
BBQ Boat Hire
Bribie Island Seaside Museum ©
Bribie Island Seaside Museum

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Queensland Art Gallery and Victoria Bridge Abutment. Get in touch with nature at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and The Brisbane River. And it doesn't end there: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland, get lost in a book at State Library Of Queensland, and get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

Find out how to plan Brisbane trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Bribie Island to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. February in Brisbane sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 24:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
The Brisbane River
The Brisbane River
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery

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