6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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6 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
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Sydney
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h
2
Nambour
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, then hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly Beach. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, see a show at Sydney Opera House, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Queen Victoria Building.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip maker website .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Sydney. In October in Sydney, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Nambour.

Things to do in Sydney

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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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Nambour

Nambour ©
Nambour is a town and locality in South East Queensland, Australia, north of the state capital, Brisbane. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Art on Cairncross, then take in the exciting artwork at Artisans Gallery, then browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets, and finally stop by Podie Pie.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nambour trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sydney to Nambour. In October, daytime highs in Nambour are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Nambour

Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Eumundi, Art on Cairncross
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
Art on Cairncross ©
Art on Cairncross

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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 12th (Sat), stop by Japanache, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Paradise Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast holiday maker site .

Traveling by car from Nambour to Gold Coast takes 2.5 hours. In October in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Japanache ©
Japanache

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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 13th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, browse the different shops at South Melbourne Market, and then take a stroll through Melbourne Central. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, get into the urban bustle at Federation Square, then take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and finally look for gifts at Minotaur Entertainment Melbourne.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gold Coast in October, things will get a bit cooler in Melbourne: highs are around 24°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
Federation Square ©
Federation Square

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