7 days in South Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

7 days in South Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

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7 days in South Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
South Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
South Perth

South Perth ©
South Perth is a residential suburb 3 kilometres (2 mi) south of the central business district of Perth, the capital of Western Australia, which adjoins the southern shore of Perth Water on the Swan River. Step out of South Perth with an excursion to Myattsfield Vineyard in Carmel--about 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: tee off at Point Walter Golf Course, contemplate the waterfront views at Coogee Beach, identify plant and animal life at Lake Claremont, and meet the residents at Perth Zoo.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the South Perth attractions planner .

Sydney to South Perth is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in March: highs in South Perth hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in South Perth

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lake Claremont, Myattsfield Vineyard, Point Walter Golf Course, Coogee Beach
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Coogee Beach ©
Coogee Beach
Myattsfield Vineyard ©
Myattsfield Vineyard
Point Walter Golf Course ©
Point Walter Golf Course

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Melbourne Central and National Gallery of Victoria. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, admire the natural beauty at Melbourne Zoo, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne road trip planner .

Getting from South Perth to Melbourne by combination of train and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from South Perth to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. In April, Melbourne is little chillier than South Perth - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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