9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + bus:  14​h
1
Torquay
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
St Kilda
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Newhaven
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Hastings
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
On the 11th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of The Great Ocean Road.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Torquay day trip planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Torquay is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Torquay due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in May, expect Torquay to be colder, temps between 20°C and 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to St Kilda.

Things to do in Torquay

Scenic Drive Outdoors
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

1
night
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our St Kilda online attractions planner .

You can drive from Torquay to St Kilda in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daily temperatures in St Kilda can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Newhaven.

Things to do in St Kilda

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Brighton Beach
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach

4
nights
Newhaven

Newhaven ©
Newhaven is a town in southern Victoria, in the south Gippsland region. Kids will enjoy Koala Conservation Centre and Churchill Island. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newhaven: The Big Goose (in Moorooduc) and Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale). Spend the 16th (Thu) exploring nature at Churchill Island Marine National Park. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through The Nobbies Centre, identify plant and animal life at Rhyll Trout and Bush Tucker Farm, take in the waterfront at Rhyll Jetty, and explore the fascinating underground world of Forrest Caves.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Newhaven day trip tool .

You can drive from St Kilda to Newhaven in 2 hours. May in Newhaven sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hastings.

Things to do in Newhaven

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Cowes, Rhyll, Churchill Island, The Nobbies Centre, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
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The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things
Phillip Island Wildlife Park ©
Phillip Island Wildlife Park

1
night
Hastings

Hastings
Hastings is a suburb of Melbourne on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, as a part of the urban enclave on Western Port comprising Hastings, Bittern, Crib Point, Tyabb, and Somerville. To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hastings online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Newhaven to Hastings takes 1.5 hours. May in Hastings sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. On the 17th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Hastings

Parks Outdoors Tours
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