30 days in Australia Itinerary

30 days in Australia Itinerary

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30 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Albany
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + bus + train + bus:  13​h 15​min
2
Port Campbell
— 3 nights
+3
bus + train + bus + Fly:  12​h 45​min
3
Norfolk Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
4
Port Macquarie
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Launceston
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h 45​min
9
Margaret River
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  27​h
End: Brussels

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Little Beach and Parry Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Albany side-trips: Denmark (Greens Pool & Harewood Estate Winery). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Albany Wind Farm, take an in-depth tour of Albany's Historic Whaling Station, appreciate the history behind Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, and kick back and relax at Cosy Corner Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Albany itinerary planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Albany is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Brussels to Albany. In March, Albany is warmer than Brussels - with highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Cosy Corner Beach
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 23:
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Little Beach ©
Little Beach
Albany Wind Farm ©
Albany Wind Farm

3
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Great Ocean Walk and Mait's Rest. Venture out of the city with trips to Lorne (Erskine Falls & Teddy's Lookout). Spend the 25th (Mon) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Loch Ard Gorge, explore the striking landscape at London Bridge, and admire all the interesting features of Twelve Apostles.

Before you visit Port Campbell, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Albany to Port Campbell in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Albany to Port Campbell is 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Norfolk Island.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Lorne, Apollo Bay, Twelve Apostles
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 27:
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Teddy's Lookout ©
Teddy's Lookout

2
nights
Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island ©
Pine trees, rolling green hills, and dramatic cliffs typify Norfolk Island, an Australian offshore territory 1,412 km (877 mi) east of the mainland.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Emily Bay and St. Barnabas Chapel. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama, tour the pleasant surroundings at Point Ross, take in the waterfront at Kingston Pier, and contemplate the waterfront views at Cemetery Bay.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Norfolk Island tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Port Campbell to Norfolk Island by combination of bus, train, and flight takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Port Campbell to Norfolk Island, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Norfolk Island

Parks Nature Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 28 — 30:
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Emily Bay ©
Emily Bay
Norfolk Island Cemetery ©
Norfolk Island Cemetery
Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama ©
Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama

1
night
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Breakwall Waking Path, trek along Coastal walk, then look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Hospital, and finally enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie, then stroll through Billabong Zoo: Koala & Wildlife Park, and then delve into the distant past at Innes Ruins.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Macquarie journey planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Norfolk Island to Port Macquarie takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Norfolk Island to Port Macquarie due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Port Macquarie can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Historic Sites Trails
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Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Billabong Zoo: Koala & Wildlife Park ©
Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk

2
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Mount Nelson Lookout and Richmond Gaol. Step out of Hobart with an excursion to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton--about 30 minutes away. On the 2nd (Tue), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock, snap pictures at Richmond Bridge, get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and go for a walk through Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hobart road trip tool .

Fly from Port Macquarie to Hobart in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Port Macquarie in April, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in Hobart. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Richmond, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 4:
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Food Tours
Mount Nelson Lookout ©
Mount Nelson Lookout
Richmond Gaol ©
Richmond Gaol

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bicheno Blowhole and Dolphin & Whale Watching. When in Coles Bay, make a side trip to see East Coast Natureworld in Bicheno, approximately 30 minutes away. Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Freycinet National Park. And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the galleries of Kings Fine Art Gallery, trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout, and take in the exciting artwork at Waubs Bay Gallery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Coles Bay tour itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Hobart to Coles Bay by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bicheno, Kings Fine Art Gallery
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 7:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld

3
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Tamar Valley and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Launceston side-trips: Beauty Point (Seahorse World & Platypus House). There's lots more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, learn about winemaking at The Pinot Shop, ponder the world of politics at City of Launceston Town Hall, and sample the tasty concoctions at James Boag Brewery Experience.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Launceston itinerary planner.

Getting from Coles Bay to Launceston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Launceston can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Launceston

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Beauty Point
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Step off the beaten path and head to Admirals Arch and KI Spirits. Spend the 11th (Thu) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Remarkable Rocks, identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, and visit a coastal fixture at Cape du Couedic Lighthouse.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Launceston to Kangaroo Island in 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch
Remarkable Rocks ©
Remarkable Rocks

2
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Step off the beaten path and head to Canal Rocks and McHenry Hohnen Vintners. Change things up with these side-trips from Margaret River: Ngilgi Cave (in Yallingup) and Augusta (Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse & Jewel Cave). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Hamelin Bay, do a tasting at Cape Grace Wines, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and Head underground at Lake Cave.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Margaret River journey planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kangaroo Island to Margaret River in 12 hours. Traveling from Kangaroo Island to Margaret River, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Augusta, Boranup, Yallingup, Cape Grace Wines
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:
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Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Canal Rocks ©
Canal Rocks

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