12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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Bundaberg
— 1 night
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Hervey Bay
— 2 nights
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Rainbow Beach
— 2 nights
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Noosa
— 3 nights
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Caloundra
— 3 nights

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Bundaberg

Bundaberg ©
Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. On the 16th (Mon), sample the tasty concoctions at Bundaberg Rum Distillery, then sample the fine beverages at Kalki Moon Distilling & Brewing Company, and then admire the natural beauty at Bundaberg Botanic Gardens.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bundaberg vacation planner.

Sydney to Bundaberg is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in November, you will find days in Bundaberg are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Bundaberg

Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
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Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay ©
With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Hervey Bay Regional Gallery and then take in nature's colorful creations at Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some personalized pampering at Ocean Therapies Massage and Wellness Centre, then see majestic marine mammals with Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Esplanade, and finally look for gifts at Le Petit Chocolatier.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hervey Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Bundaberg to Hervey Bay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In November in Hervey Bay, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Rainbow Beach.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

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Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Beach ©
Rainbow Beach is a coastal town in the Wide Bay–Burnett region of Queensland, Australia, east of Gympie. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at Rainbow Beach Massage, Retreats and Wellness Centre. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Coloured Sands, then explore the striking landscape at Carlo Sand Blow, and then trot along with Rainbow Beach Horse Rides.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rainbow Beach trip maker site.

Getting from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Noosa.

Things to do in Rainbow Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Geologic Formation
Carlo Sand Blow
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Horseback Riding Tour
Rainbow Beach Horse Rides
4.6

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Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. There's much more to do: stroll through Noosa Main Beach, relax and rejuvenate at The Noosa Spa, shop like a local with Hastings Street, and kick back and relax at Peregian Beach.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Noosa road trip site.

You can drive from Rainbow Beach to Noosa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Caloundra.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
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Must see
Noosa Main Beach
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Must see
The Noosa Spa
4.7

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Caloundra

Caloundra ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Maleny (Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve & Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Caloundra holiday planning tool.

Drive from Noosa to Caloundra in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in November, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Caloundra

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

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Must see
Australia Zoo
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