12 days in Sydney, Yamba & Melbourne Itinerary

12 days in Sydney, Yamba & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
2
Yamba
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 30 min
3
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Sydney

3
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stroll through Bondi Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and take a stroll through The Rocks.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sydney travel planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In April in Sydney, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yamba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

5
nights
Yamba

Yamba
Yamba is a town in northern New South Wales, Australia at the mouth of the Clarence River. Explore Yamba's surroundings by going to Lismore (Rocky Creek Dam, Lismore Car Boot Market, &more), New Italy (in Woodburn) and Daleys Fruit Tree Nursery (in Kyogle). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Turners Beach, hike along Iluka Rainforest Walking Track, examine the collection at Yamba Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Main Beach Yamba.

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Explore your travel options from Sydney to Yamba with the Route module. In April, daily temperatures in Yamba can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Yamba

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lismore, Angourie, Evans Head, New Italy, Maclean District Historical Society Incorporated
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 2:
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Main Beach Yamba
Main Beach Yamba
Turners Beach ©
Turners Beach
Rocky Creek Dam ©
Rocky Creek Dam

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 3rd (Sun), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yamba to Melbourne. Traveling from Yamba in May, you will find days in Melbourne are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours
Find places to stay May 2 — 4:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

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