3 days in Brisbane Region & Greater Sydney Itinerary

3 days in Brisbane Region & Greater Sydney Itinerary

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3 days in Brisbane Region & Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
1
Brisbane
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
2
Penrith
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Brisbane


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day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip itinerary planning website .

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major airports are Brisbane International Airport and Gold Coast Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums Parks Nature
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Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre ©
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre
The Brisbane River
The Brisbane River

1
night
Penrith

Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Logan Brae Orchard, delve into the lush surroundings at Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park, then explore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Corridor of Oaks, and finally see the interesting displays at Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Penrith trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Brisbane to Penrith. Expect slightly colder evenings in Penrith when traveling from Brisbane in December, with lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Faulconbridge, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum, Logan Brae Orchard
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

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