8 days in Queensland Itinerary

8 days in Queensland Itinerary

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8 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Drive:  2​h
1
Montville
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
2
Noosa
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
3
Bundaberg
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
4
Mackay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Airlie Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Townsville
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Cairns
— 2 nights
End: Cairns

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Montville

Montville ©
Montville is a small town in the Sunshine Coast hinterland, on the Blackall Range in Queensland, Australia, around 400 metres above sea level. On the 8th (Sat), look for gifts at Maleny Cheese.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Montville sightseeing planner.

Brisbane to Montville is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Noosa.

Things to do in Montville

Shopping

Side Trip

Maleny Cheese
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Maleny Cheese ©
Maleny Cheese

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Noosa

Noosa
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Noosa trip itinerary planning site .

Explore your travel options from Montville to Noosa with the Route module. On the 8th (Sat), you'll travel to Bundaberg.

Things to do in Noosa

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Bundaberg

Bundaberg
Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bundaberg trip planning website .

Getting from Noosa to Bundaberg by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June in Bundaberg, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 9th (Sun), you're off toMackay.

Things to do in Bundaberg

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Mackay

Mackay ©
Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. On the 9th (Sun), cool off at Mackay Aqua Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mackay holiday builder app .

Explore your travel options from Bundaberg to Mackay with the Route module. In June in Mackay, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Tue) before leaving for Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Mackay

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Cape Hillsborough National Park
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Cape Hillsborough National Park ©
Cape Hillsborough National Park
Mackay Aqua Park ©
Mackay Aqua Park
Town Beach ©
Town Beach

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Airlie Beach

Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
On the 11th (Tue), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then view the masterpieces at Art Whitsunday Gallery & Shop. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Airlie Beach Lagoon, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then stop by Grotty Yachty Clothing.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Airlie Beach vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mackay to Airlie Beach. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mackay in June since evenings lows in Airlie Beach dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Townsville.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours
Airlie Beach Lagoon ©
Airlie Beach Lagoon

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Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St James Cathedral.

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You can take a bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Airlie Beach, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Townsville, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Thu) before leaving for Cairns.

Things to do in Townsville

Historic Sites
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St James Cathedral ©
St James Cathedral

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Cairns

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

Traveling by flight from Townsville to Cairns takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cairns when traveling from Townsville in June, with lows around 22°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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