9 days in New South Wales Itinerary

9 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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9 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Kota Kinabalu
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Port Macquarie
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Kota Kinabalu

2
nights
Port Macquarie

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Tacking Point Lighthouse, then hike along Coastal walk, and then make a trip to Breakwall. On your second day here, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then putt your heart out at Port Macquarie Driving Range and Mini Golf.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Port Macquarie holiday builder app .

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia to Port Macquarie is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kota Kinabalu to Port Macquarie is 2 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kota Kinabalu in June: high temperatures in Port Macquarie hover around 15°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point Lighthouse

4
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney itinerary planner.

Fly from Port Macquarie to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Port Macquarie in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sydney, with highs around 21°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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