4 days in Australia Itinerary

4 days in Australia Itinerary

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4 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
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Brisbane
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Longreach
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Cairns
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Townsville
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
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 20th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then walk around South Bank Parklands.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brisbane trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Brisbane. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Longreach.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

1
night
Longreach

Longreach ©
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. On the 21st (Wed), contemplate the long history of Longreach and then see the interesting displays at QANTAS Founders Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Longreach trip planner .

You can fly from Brisbane to Longreach in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Brisbane, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Longreach, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Longreach
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QANTAS Founders Museum ©
QANTAS Founders Museum
Longreach ©
Longreach

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night
Cairns

Cairns ©
A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
On the 22nd (Thu), have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool and then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Cairns trip planner .

You can fly from Longreach to Cairns in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Longreach in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Cairns, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Townsville.

Things to do in Cairns

Fun & Games Parks
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Esplanade Lagoon Pool ©
Esplanade Lagoon Pool
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens

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Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
On the 23rd (Fri), make a trip to Jezzine Barracks and then browse the exhibits of Museum of Tropical Queensland.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Townsville attractions tool .

Getting from Cairns to Townsville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Townsville when traveling from Cairns in August, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Townsville

Museums Nature Parks
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Museum of Tropical Queensland ©
Museum of Tropical Queensland
Jezzine Barracks ©
Jezzine Barracks

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