9 days in Brisbane Region & Gold Coast Itinerary

9 days in Brisbane Region & Gold Coast Itinerary

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9 days in Brisbane Region & Gold Coast Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11​h
1
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Gold Coast
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, get great views at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and explore and take pictures at Suncorp Stadium.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Brisbane online visit planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Brisbane is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in March, things will get little chillier in Brisbane: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

5
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Go for a jaunt from Gold Coast to Byron Bay to see Cape Byron Lighthouse about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction, make a trip to Rotary Carousel Broadbeach, and make a splash at Dreamworld.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip site .

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. On the 24th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cape Byron Lighthouse
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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