57 days in Australia Itinerary

57 days in Australia Itinerary

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57 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Wollongong
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Canberra
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Coober Pedy
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
7
Alice Springs
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h
8
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
9
Darwin
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  10​h 30​min
11
Cairns
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
12
Edge Hill
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
13
Palm Cove
— 1 night
bus:  30​min
14
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
15
Cooktown
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
16
Thursday Island
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  10​h 30​min
17
Townsville
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 45​min
18
Airlie Beach
— 1 night
bus:  45​min
19
Whitsunday Island
— 1 night
train:  13​h 30​min
20
Noosa
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  6​h 45​min
21
Fraser Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
22
Brisbane
— 3 nights
End: Brisbane

7
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
The Rocks and Darling Harbour are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wentworth Falls and Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Katoomba (Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Gallery One88, & more). Spend the 24th (Fri) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. Next up on the itinerary: see a show at Sydney Opera House, stop by Belle Fleur Fine Chocolates, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and admire the masterpieces at Brett Whiteley Studio.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In May, daytime highs in Sydney are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Sydney Harbour National Park, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery
Find places to stay May 17 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. On the 25th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Nan Tien Temple, visit a coastal fixture at Wollongong Head Lighthouse, and then view the masterpieces at Wollongong Art Gallery.

Plan a Wollongong trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Sydney to Wollongong in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Wollongong, with lows around 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Wollongong

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
Wollongong Head Lighthouse ©
Wollongong Head Lighthouse
Wollongong Art Gallery ©
Wollongong Art Gallery

2
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, contemplate the long history of Mugga-Mugga Cottage, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lanyon Drive Cemetery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Canberra Rotary Peace Bell. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Greek Orthodox Church of St Nicholas and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Canberra trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Wollongong to Canberra by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Wollongong in May, with highs in Canberra at 62°F and lows at 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lanyon Drive Cemetery, Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, Mugga-Mugga Cottage
Find places to stay May 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Mugga-Mugga Cottage ©
Mugga-Mugga Cottage
Bungendore Wood Works Gallery ©
Bungendore Wood Works Gallery

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Appreciate the collections at Melbourne Museum and Shrine of Remembrance. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Art Gallery of Ballarat and Lake Daylesford. Venture out of the city with trips to The Mill Markets (in Daylesford) and Ballarat Wildlife Park (in Ballarat). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Paul's Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hillsong Church, and hunt for treasures at South Melbourne Market.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip website .

You can fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Canberra in May since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ballarat, Daylesford
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park
Art Gallery of Ballarat ©
Art Gallery of Ballarat
Lake Daylesford ©
Lake Daylesford

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Visiting Aldinga Beach and Gorge Wildlife Park will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Rockford Winery and Chateau Tanunda. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Wirra Wirra Vineyards (in McLaren Vale) and St George's Anglican Church (in Gawler). There's lots more to do: stroll through Glenelg Beach, trek along River Torrens Linear Park Trail, kick back and relax at Henley Beach, and make a trip to Old Gum Tree Reserve.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip planner .

Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tanunda, Henley Beach, Glenelg, St George's Anglican Church, Aldinga Beach
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 4:
Highlights from your plan
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Henley Beach ©
Henley Beach

3
nights
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Visiting Breakaways Conservation Park and Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will appreciate Old Timers Mine and Umoona Opal Mine & Museum. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, play a few rounds at Coober Pedy Opal Fields Golf Course, don't miss a visit to Dog Fence, and admire the landmark architecture of Faye's Underground Home.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Coober Pedy day trip planner.

Getting from Adelaide to Coober Pedy by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 46°F. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Breakaways Conservation Park
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum

3
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): head outdoors with Ellery Creek Big Hole, then take an in-depth tour of National Pioneer Women's Hall of Fame & Old Alice Springs Gaol, then contemplate the long history of Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, and finally examine the collection at Hartley Street School Museum. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Simpsons Gap, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Emily Gap, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Alice Springs road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Coober Pedy to Alice Springs takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Coober Pedy in June since evenings lows in Alice Springs dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Outdoors Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan

5
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Walkatjara Art and Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kuniya Walk and Uluru. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, go for a walk through Lungkata Walk, don't miss a visit to Field of Light, and appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park sightseeing planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Darwin.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

2
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
On the 15th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility. On the next day, witness a stunning natural landmark at Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mindil Beach, then learn about all things military at East Point Military Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Darwin travel route builder site .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Darwin takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in June, expect Darwin to be warmer, temps between 88°F and 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trip

Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility ©
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility
Speed Boats Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

3
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nourlangie Rock and Ubirr. Get some cultural insight at Cahills Crossing and Bardedjilidji Walk. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Maguk Gorge and identify plant and animal life at Anbangbang Billabong.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) day trip app .

You can drive from Darwin to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge

1
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 21st (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Nudey Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral, then brush up on your military savvy at The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Rusty's Market. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Cairns Art Gallery and then stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Cairns sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Edge Hill.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Nudey Beach ©
Nudey Beach
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
St Monica's Cathedral ©
St Monica's Cathedral

1
night
Edge Hill

Edge Hill ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the sheer force of Barron Falls.

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

Edge Hill is just a short distance from Cairns. In June in Edge Hill, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 65°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Palm Cove.

Things to do in Edge Hill

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kuranda
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Australian Butterfly Sanctuary ©
Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
Barron Falls ©
Barron Falls

1
night
Palm Cove

Palm Cove ©
A small community of about 1,200 people, Palm Cove sits beside the clear blue waters of the South Pacific.
On the 23rd (Sun), get a new perspective on nature at Emu Ridge Gallery, view the masterpieces at Peter Jarver Gallery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach, and finally look for gifts at Annie's Ladies Boutique.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Palm Cove trip builder app .

Palm Cove is just a short distance from Edge Hill. In June, daily temperatures in Palm Cove can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Palm Cove

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Kuranda
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Peter Jarver Gallery ©
Peter Jarver Gallery
Emu Ridge Gallery ©
Emu Ridge Gallery

2
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Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Beach, hunt for treasures at Sunday Market Port Douglas, then look for gifts at Coffee Works Port Douglas, and finally browse the exhibits of Ngarru Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Port Douglas trip itinerary planner.

Port Douglas is very close to Palm Cove. In June, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cooktown.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Sunday Market Port Douglas ©
Sunday Market Port Douglas

2
nights
Cooktown

Cooktown ©
Cooktown is a small town and locality in the Shire of Cook, Queensland, Australia. Grassy Hill and Cooktown History Centre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like James Cook Museum and Bloomfield Waterfall. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Great Northern Tours, view the masterpieces at Eliabeth Guzsely Gallery, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and explore the striking landscape of Black Mountain National Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cooktown itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cooktown takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Townsville.

Things to do in Cooktown

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Black Mountain National Park, Bloomfield Waterfall
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Grassy Hill ©
Grassy Hill
James Cook Museum ©
James Cook Museum
Finch Bay ©
Finch Bay

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day
Thursday Island

Thursday Island ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Green Fort Hill and then admire the masterpieces at Gab Titui.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Thursday Island trip builder site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cooktown to Thursday Island. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Townsville.

Things to do in Thursday Island

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Green Fort Hill ©
Green Fort Hill

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Pinnacles Gallery, then head off the coast to Museum of Tropical Queensland, then view the masterpieces at The Drill Hall Studio, and finally kick back and relax at The Strand. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of National Trust Heritage Centre and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Townsville online trip itinerary maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Thursday Island to Townsville. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Townsville

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Strand ©
The Strand
Scuba & Snorkeling
Museum of Tropical Queensland ©
Museum of Tropical Queensland

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Airlie Beach

Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
On the 2nd (Tue), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Plan my trip to Airlie Beach with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Take a bus from Townsville to Airlie Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Townsville in July, you will find days in Airlie Beach are little chillier (70°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catcht the bus to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
On the 3rd (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Whitehaven Beach and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hill Inlet. On your second day here, head off the coast to Whitsunday Islands National Park.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Whitsunday Island online day trip planner .

Getting from Airlie Beach to Whitsunday Island by bus takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder evenings in Whitsunday Island when traveling from Airlie Beach in July, with lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can take a train to Noosa.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven Beach
Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitsunday Islands National Park ©
Whitsunday Islands National Park

1
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Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Noosa National Park. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Marcoola Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Peregian Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Noosa day trip planning app .

You can take a train from Whitsunday Island to Noosa in 13.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Marcoola Beach
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Marcoola Beach ©
Marcoola Beach

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Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
On the 7th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Seventy-Five Mile Beach and then take a peaceful walk through Central Station Rainforest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Wanggoolba Creek and then explore the activities along Lake McKenzie.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Fraser Island journey planner .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Noosa to Fraser Island takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In July in Fraser Island, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Beaches
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Central Station Rainforest ©
Central Station Rainforest

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Burleigh Head National Park and Queensland Museum & Sciencentre. Popular historic sites such as Boggo Road Gaol and Nepalese Pagoda are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Pelican Feeding (in Labrador), Zipline (in Gold Coast) and Kurrawa Beach (in Broadbeach). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Brisbane trip itinerary website .

Getting from Fraser Island to Brisbane by combination of car and ferry takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In July, daytime highs in Brisbane are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trip

Gold Coast
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kurrawa Beach ©
Kurrawa Beach
Zipline

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