9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Margaret River
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  12​h 15​min
3
Canberra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​h
End: Brussels

1
night
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): make a trip to Albany Wind Farm and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

Before you visit Albany, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Brussels, Belgium to Albany is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Brussels to Albany, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Albany: highs are around 25°C and lows about 13°C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Museums Nature Parks
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National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge
Albany Wind Farm ©
Albany Wind Farm

3
nights
Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): Head underground at Mammoth Cave and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. On your second day here, explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, admire all the interesting features of Busselton Jetty, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Grove Experience.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Margaret River trip maker .

You can drive from Albany to Margaret River in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Boranup, Busselton Jetty
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Food Tours
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

2
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
On the 4th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at National Arboretum Canberra, then admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Australia, and finally don't miss a visit to Mount Ainslie Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Old Parliament House and then explore the activities along Lake Burley Griffin.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Canberra route maker website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Margaret River to Canberra takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 2 hours. May in Canberra sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Parks Nature
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National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Old Parliament House ©
Old Parliament House
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery

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