9 days in Greater Melbourne & Greater Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Greater Melbourne & Greater Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Greater Melbourne & Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Port Vila, Efate
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
St Kilda
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
2
North Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
End: Port Vila, Efate

4
nights
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. Family-friendly places like Werribee Open Range Zoo and Scienceworks will thrill your kids. Explore St Kilda's surroundings by going to Dandenong Ranges National Park (in Dandenong) and Victoria State Rose Garden (in Werribee). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Kilda Beach, find something for the whole family at Luna Park Melbourne, stop by St Kilda Sea Baths, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read St Kilda online tour planner .

Port Vila, Vanuatu to St Kilda is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Vanuatu Time (VUT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Port Vila in April, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in St Kilda: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to North Sydney.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Beaches Theme Parks

Side Trips

Werribee, Scienceworks, Brighton Beach, Albert Park, Jewish Holocaust Centre
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks

4
nights
North Sydney

North Sydney ©
North Sydney is a suburb and major district on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, Australia. Bring the kids along to Taronga Zoo and Palm Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around North Sydney: Shelly Beach (in Manly), Bilgola Beach (in Bilgola) and Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Luna Park Sydney, stroll through Balmoral Beach, Mosman, kick back and relax at Tamarama Beach, and stop by Coco Chocolate.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read our North Sydney trip itinerary planning tool .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and train from St Kilda to North Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from St Kilda in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in North Sydney, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in North Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Mosman, Bilgola Beach, Bronte Beach, Shelly Beach, Nielsen Park
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach

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