60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Brisbane
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Fraser Island
— 4 nights
+3
Drive + ferry + Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
3
Sydney
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Katoomba
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
7
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
8
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 15​min
9
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + shuttle:  11​h 45​min
10
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
11
Cape Tribulation
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
12
Cairns
— 6 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Toronto

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: SunJet Simulations (in Mooloolaba), Caloundra Regional Art Gallery (in Caloundra) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). Next up on the itinerary: walk around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane day trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Brisbane is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. You'll lose 15 hours traveling from Toronto to Brisbane due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Toronto in February, with highs in Brisbane at 33°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sea World Theme Park, SunJet Simulations, Caloundra Regional Art Gallery
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SunJet Simulations ©
SunJet Simulations
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

4
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, beaches, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie, make a trip to K'gari, head off the coast to Waddy Point, and kick back and relax at Indian Head.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Fraser Island vacation planning app .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Brisbane to Fraser Island in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In February, daytime highs in Fraser Island are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Indian Head ©
Indian Head
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek

6
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sydney online day trip planner .

You can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight from Fraser Island to Sydney in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. When traveling from Fraser Island in February, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Sydney: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

5
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Explore Katoomba's surroundings by going to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves) and Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, take in the awesome beauty at Perry's Lookdown, take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and explore the striking landscape of Blue Mountains National Park Glenbrook.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Katoomba trip builder tool .

You can drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in February, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Blackheath, Megalong Valley, The National Pass, Bilpin Cider Company, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

4
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Venture out of the city with trips to Three Capes Track (in Port Arthur) and Raspins Beach (in Orford). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art, get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and stroll through Kingston Beach.

Plan my day in Hobart using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Katoomba to Hobart by combination of train and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Katoomba in February; daily highs in Hobart reach 26°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Raspins Beach, Kingston Beach, Richmond Bridge, Three Capes Track, Museum of Old and New Art
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 27:
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Three Capes Track ©
Three Capes Track
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

6
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Melbourne travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Hobart to Melbourne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Hobart in February, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
Find places to stay Feb 27 — Mar 4:
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Take a break from Perth with a short trip to Fremantle Prison in Fremantle, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and explore the activities along Swan River.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Perth trip website .

Getting from Melbourne to Perth by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Perth. When traveling from Melbourne in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Perth, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Cottesloe Beach, Fremantle Prison
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

2
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, get outside with Walpa Gorge, and take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online trip maker .

Fly from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Traveling from Perth in March, expect Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 41°C and 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole

5
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Spend the 12th (Thu) exploring nature at Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Motor Car Falls, explore the striking landscape at Anbangbang Rock Shelter, identify plant and animal life at Mamukala Wetlands, and make a trip to Bardedjilidji Walk.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip maker app .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Motor Car Falls ©
Motor Car Falls
Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge ©
Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge
Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls

4
nights
Port Douglas

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.
Go for a jaunt from Port Douglas to Daintree to see Elizas Gallery about 46 minutes away. Spend the 17th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, take some stellar pictures from Trinity Bay Lookout, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Port Douglas attractions planning website .

Getting from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 12 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Elizas Gallery, Mossman Gorge Centre, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Wonga Beach
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 21:
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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

4
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cape Tribulation: Bloomfield Waterfall (in Bloomfield) and Cow Bay (Walu Wugirriga Lookout & Cow Bay Beach). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Myall Beach, stroll through Cape Tribulation Beach, trek along Dubuji Boardwalk, and learn more about the world around you at Daintree Entomological museum.

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Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Bloomfield Waterfall
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 25:
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Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach
Thornton Beach ©
Thornton Beach
Cape Tribulation Beach ©
Cape Tribulation Beach

6
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove (Palm Cove Beach & Spas). Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cairns trip itinerary maker app .

Drive from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Cairns are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. You will leave for home on the 31st (Tue).

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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