3 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Itinerary

3 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Itinerary

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3 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Brisbane
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, then explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel).

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Sydney to Brisbane is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. August in Brisbane sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre ©
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery

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night
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast online tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Gold Coast takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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