6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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6 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  4​h
1
Pambula Beach
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Lakes Entrance
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Yea
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Pakenham
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

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Pambula Beach

Pambula Beach ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Nethercote Falls and then stroll through Pambula Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Pambula Beach vacation planner.

Melbourne to Pambula Beach is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Pambula Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Nethercote Falls
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Nethercote Falls ©
Nethercote Falls

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nights
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Wyanga Park Winery, putt your heart out at Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakes Entrance Beach, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Buchan Caves. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: try for a hole-in-one at Adventure Fun Park Gippsland, then do a tasting at Nicholson River Winery, then sample the tasty concoctions at Bullant Brewery, and finally snap pictures at Stony Creek Trestle Bridge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Lakes Entrance trip planner .

You can drive from Pambula Beach to Lakes Entrance in 3.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Lakes Entrance can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Yea.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Fun & Games Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Stony Creek Trestle Bridge, Nicholson River Winery, Bullant Brewery, Adventure Fun Park Gippsland, Buchan Caves
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Adventure Fun Park Gippsland ©
Adventure Fun Park Gippsland
Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach
Wyanga Park Winery ©
Wyanga Park Winery

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night
Yea

Yea ©
Yea is a town in central Victoria, Australia 100km north-east of Melbourne at the junction of the Goulburn Valley Highway and the Melba Highway, in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Yea Wetlands, sample the tasty concoctions at Yea Winery Cidery and Brewery, then identify plant and animal life at Y Water Discovery Centre, and finally learn about winemaking at Sedona Estate.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Yea trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Lakes Entrance to Yea in 5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Pakenham.

Things to do in Yea

Wildlife Parks Wineries

Side Trip

Sedona Estate
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Y Water Discovery Centre ©
Y Water Discovery Centre
Sedona Estate ©
Sedona Estate
Yea Wetlands ©
Yea Wetlands

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Pakenham

Pakenham ©
Pakenham is a satellite suburb of Melbourne on the edge of the West Gippsland region of Victoria, Australia, 56km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the Shire of Cardinia local government area. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Loch Memorial Reserve, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Loch Brewery & Distillery, then identify plant and animal life at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, and finally stroll around Lakeside Recreation Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Gumbuya World.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Pakenham day trip tool .

You can drive from Yea to Pakenham in 2 hours. Traveling from Yea in May, Pakenham is a bit warmer at night with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pakenham

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trips

Loch, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Gumbuya World
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Lakeside Recreation Reserve ©
Lakeside Recreation Reserve
Gumbuya World ©
Gumbuya World

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