5 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

5 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

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5 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
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.
On the 9th (Tue), try out the rides at Sea World Theme Park and then find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast travel route planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Gold Coast is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in October; daily highs in Gold Coast reach 29°C and lows reach 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach

2
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.
On the 11th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane trip website .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Brisbane are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

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