5 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

5 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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5 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Bribie Island
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h
2
North Stradbroke Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Bribie Island Community Arts Centre, kick back and relax at Woorim Beach, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bongaree Beach.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bribie Island trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Bribie Island is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, expect Bribie Island to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Bribie Island

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Bribie Island Community Arts Centre ©

1
night
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
On the 29th (Sat), explore the activities along Brown Lake, enjoy the sand and surf at Amity Point Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cylinder Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Frenchman's Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the North Stradbroke Island trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Bribie Island to North Stradbroke Island takes 4.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in North Stradbroke Island can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

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Cylinder Beach ©
Cylinder Beach
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
Brown Lake ©
Brown Lake

2
nights
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 30th (Sun): explore the world behind art at The Henderson Gallery, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel), and finally look for gifts at Noosa Chocolate Factory.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Brisbane online trip builder .

Traveling by car from North Stradbroke Island to Brisbane takes 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
St. John's Anglican Cathedral ©
St. John's Anglican Cathedral

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