60 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

60 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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60 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Bacchus Marsh
— 27 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Dandenong
— 32 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Sydney


27
nights
Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh ©
Bacchus Marsh is a rural centre and regional locality in Victoria, Australia located approximately 57km north west of the state capital Melbourne and 15km west of Melton at a near equidistance to the major cities of Melbourne, Ballarat and Geelong. Step out of the city life by going to Animal Land Children's Farm and Organ Pipes National Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like RAAF Museum and St Anne's Winery. Explore Bacchus Marsh's surroundings by going to Hi Voltage Karts (in Ravenhall), Werribee (B-24 Liberator Memorial Restoration Australia, Campbell's Cove, & more) and Sunbury (Craiglee Vineyard & McDougall Playhouse Cafe). There's much more to do: browse the fresh offerings at Eynesbury Farmers Market, make a trip to Blacksmith Cottage and Forge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Point Cook Coastal Park, and steep yourself in history at Overnewton Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bacchus Marsh sightseeing planning tool .

Sydney to Bacchus Marsh is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney in July, expect nights in Bacchus Marsh to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 16°C. On the 6th (Mon), you're off toDandenong.

Things to do in Bacchus Marsh

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Werribee, Melton, Sunbury, Point Cook, Keilor
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Organ Pipes National Park ©
Organ Pipes National Park
St Anne's Winery ©
St Anne's Winery
Eynesbury Market ©
Eynesbury Market

32
nights
Dandenong

Dandenong ©
Dandenong is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, approximately 30 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district. Visiting Altona Beach and Blackburn Lake Sanctuary will get you outdoors. Head to McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park and Westfield Doncasterfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to St Kilda (Cheap AZ Travel, St. Kilda Beach, & more), Islamic Museum of Australia (in Thornbury) and Elsternwick (Jewish Holocaust Centre & Rippon Lea). Spend the 25th (Sat) exploring nature at Kinglake National Park. Spend the 2nd (Sun) exploring nature at Bicentennial Park. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Elwood Beach, see the interesting displays at Australian National Aviation Museum, browse the different shops at Eastland Shopping Centre, and browse the eclectic array of goods at The Rose Street Artists' Market.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Dandenong travel route planner.

You can drive from Bacchus Marsh to Dandenong in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in August, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dandenong

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

St Kilda, Fitzroy, Richmond, Collingwood, Ringwood
Find places to stay Aug 6 — Sep 7:
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Elwood Beach ©
Elwood Beach
Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach

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