6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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6 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Byron Bay
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Byron Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Noosa
— 1 night
End: Noosa

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Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get great views at Broken Head Nature Reserve, take some stellar pictures from Pat Morton Lookout, then get your bearings at The Byron Bay Book Exchange, then stroll through Wategos Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Byron Bay tour itinerary planning app .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Byron Bay. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Gold Coast.

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Pat Morton Lookout, Broken Head Nature Reserve
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Wategos Beach ©
Wategos Beach
Pat Morton Lookout ©
Pat Morton Lookout
Broken Head Nature Reserve ©
Broken Head Nature Reserve

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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.
On the 20th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Kurrawa Beach, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kirra Beach.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast day trip site .

You can take a bus from Byron Bay to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Kurrawa Beach ©
Kurrawa Beach
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

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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.
On the 21st (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, tour the pleasant surroundings at Shorncliffe Beach, and then make a trip to Wheel of Brisbane. On your second day here, stroll through Dicky Beach, wander the streets of West End, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel).

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Brisbane online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Noosa.

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Dicky Beach
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
West End ©
West End
Dicky Beach ©
Dicky Beach

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Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Point Cartwright, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marcoola Beach, and then get great views at Laguna Lookout.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Noosa route maker tool .

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Noosa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

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Marcoola Beach, Point Cartwright
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Marcoola Beach ©
Marcoola Beach
Point Cartwright ©
Point Cartwright
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach

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