6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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6 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
St Kilda
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Arthurs Seat
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Geelong
— 1 night
train:  1​h
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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night
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. On the 14th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach. On the next day, head outdoors with Cheap AZ Travel and then get to know the resident critters at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our St Kilda trip itinerary maker app .

Sydney to St Kilda is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in August: highs in St Kilda hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Arthurs Seat.

Things to do in St Kilda

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, Jewish Holocaust Centre
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Jewish Holocaust Centre ©
Jewish Holocaust Centre

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Arthurs Seat

Arthurs Seat ©
Arthurs Seat is a hill and locality on the Mornington Peninsula, within the Shire of Mornington Peninsula, about 75 km south east of Melbourne, Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at The Enchanted Adventure Garden, take in nature's colorful creations at Panorama Garden Estate, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Schanck Boardwalk.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Arthurs Seat online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from St Kilda to Arthurs Seat takes 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Arthurs Seat can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Geelong.

Things to do in Arthurs Seat

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Panorama Garden Estate, Cape Schanck Boardwalk
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The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden

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Geelong

Geelong ©
Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia, 75km south-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): look for gifts at Mind Games, then cruise along The Great Ocean Road, and then enjoy some diversion at Poppy Kettle Playground.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Geelong visit planner .

Traveling by car from Arthurs Seat to Geelong takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in August, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Melbourne.

Things to do in Geelong

Outdoors Scenic Drive Fun & Games

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

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nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Exhibition Building. On the next day, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, and then don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne holiday planning site .

You can take a train from Geelong to Melbourne in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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