31 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

31 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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31 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
1
Brisbane
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Somerset
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Mount Barney National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Beechmont
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
North Stradbroke Island
— 4 nights
Travel:  3​h 30​min
6
Tangalooma, Moreton Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

11
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.
Shop till you drop at Brisbane Arcade and Caboolture Regional Art Gallery and Library. Visiting Daisy Hill Conservation Park and Shorncliffe Beach will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Mooloolaba (Scuba & Snorkeling, Point Cartwright, & more), Caloundra (Bulcock Beach & Queensland Air Museum) and Maroochydore Beach (in Maroochydore). Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Glass House Mountains National Park. Spend the 5th (Fri) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Albert Street Uniting Church, steep yourself in history at Caboolture Historical Village, explore the wealth of natural beauty at St Helena Island National Park, and take in the awesome beauty at Glass House Mountains National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Brisbane online trip builder .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Brisbane. In July in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Somerset.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Caboolture, Mooloolaba, Caloundra, Glass House Mountains, Maroochydore Beach
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Maroochydore Beach ©
Maroochydore Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bulcock Beach ©
Bulcock Beach

7
nights
Somerset

Somerset ©
Get some cultural insight at Kingaroy Heritage Museum and Roy Emmerson Museum. Head to Old Church Gallery Moore and Kingaroy Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Somerset: Ravensbourne National Park (in Ravensbourne), Bunya Mountains National Park (in Bunya Mountains) and Crows Nest (Lake Cressbrook, Holland Wines, & more).

To plan Somerset vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Brisbane to Somerset in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Brisbane in July, Somerset is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mount Barney National Park.

Things to do in Somerset

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kingaroy, Crows Nest, Bunya Mountains National Park, Cormorant Bay Recreational Reserve, Roy Emmerson Museum
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 19:
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Bunya Mountains National Park ©
Bunya Mountains National Park
Kingaroy Heritage Museum ©
Kingaroy Heritage Museum
Ravensbourne National Park
Ravensbourne National Park

4
nights
Mount Barney National Park

Mount Barney National Park ©
Escape the urban bustle at Queen Mary Falls and Tooloom Falls. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Main Range National Park and Carr's Lookout. Venture out of the city with trips to Urbenville (Yabbra National Park & Tooloom National Park).

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Mount Barney National Park trip maker app .

You can drive from Somerset to Mount Barney National Park in 2.5 hours. July in Mount Barney National Park sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Beechmont.

Things to do in Mount Barney National Park

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trips

Urbenville, Main Range National Park, Carr's Lookout, Queen Mary Falls
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 23:
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Queen Mary Falls ©
Queen Mary Falls
Main Range National Park ©
Main Range National Park
Yabbra National Park ©
Yabbra National Park

2
nights
Beechmont

Beechmont ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Tweed Regional Museum - Murwillumbah, then take in the exciting artwork at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Norries Head. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Border Ranges National Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Beechmont itinerary planning app .

Drive from Mount Barney National Park to Beechmont in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Mount Barney National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Beechmont, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Beechmont

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Murwillumbah, Border Ranges National Park, Norries Head
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
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Norries Head ©
Norries Head
Border Ranges National Park ©
Border Ranges National Park

4
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island
Do some cultural sightseeing at North Stradbroke Island Historical Museum and Dunwich Cemetery. You'll discover tucked-away gems like North Gorge Walk and Cylinder Beach. Spend the 27th (Sat) exploring nature at Naree Budjong Djara National Park. Spend the 28th (Sun) exploring nature at Blue Lake National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the North Stradbroke Island tour builder tool .

You can drive from Beechmont to North Stradbroke Island in 4 hours. In July in North Stradbroke Island, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tangalooma.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:
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North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk
Brown Lake ©
Brown Lake
Blue Lake National Park ©
Blue Lake National Park

2
nights
Tangalooma, Moreton Island

Tangalooma ©
Originally a whaling station, Tangalooma Island Resort (formerly known as Tangalooma Wild Dolphin Resort) is a resort on the west side of Moreton Island in Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get outside with Tangalooma Island Resort Dolphin Feeding and then step off the mainland to explore Moreton Island.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tangalooma day trip planner .

Explore your travel options from North Stradbroke Island to Tangalooma with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Tangalooma can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 31st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tangalooma

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Moreton Island
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:
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Moreton Island ©
Moreton Island
Cape Moreton Lighthouse ©
Cape Moreton Lighthouse

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