33 days in Fraser Island, Gold Coast & Perth Itinerary

33 days in Fraser Island, Gold Coast & Perth Itinerary

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33 days in Fraser Island, Gold Coast & Perth Itinerary

Start: Perth
+3
Fly + Drive + ferry + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Fraser Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  8​h 30​min
2
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
3
Perth
— 27 nights
End: Perth

2
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie and then delve into the lush surroundings at Central Station Rainforest.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Fraser Island day trip planning app .

Perth to Fraser Island is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight, ferry, and car. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Fraser Island is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Perth in August: highs in Fraser Island hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Fraser Island

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Robina Town Shopping Centre, then kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach, and then kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach. On the next day, find something for the whole family at Sea World Theme Park and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

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Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Fraser Island to Gold Coast takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In August in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 9:
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Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

27
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Get outdoors at Cottesloe Beach and Trigg Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Scarborough Beach and Mettam's Pool. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour, & more), Mandurah Cruises (in Mandurah) and Whiteman (Caversham Wildlife Park & Whiteman Park). Dedicate the 23rd (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Pack the 28th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Adventure World Perth Australia. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Mullaloo Beach, explore the activities along Swan River, and stroll through Rockingham Beach.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Perth road trip planning app .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Perth in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gold Coast to Perth, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Fremantle, South Fremantle, Millendon, Whiteman, Herne Hill
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Swan River ©
Swan River

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