13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cairns
— 2 nights
2
Daintree
— 2 nights
3
Townsville
— 1 night
4
Airlie Beach
— 3 nights
5
Yeppoon
— 1 night
6
Hervey Bay
— 2 nights
7
Rainbow Beach
— 1 night

2
nights
Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
You've now added Scuba & Snorkeling to your itinerary. On the 18th (Thu), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cairns holiday planner.

Brisbane to Cairns is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brisbane in June, expect Cairns to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 22°C. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Daintree.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Daintree

Daintree
Daintree is a settlement in North Queensland 111km north of Cairns and 56km from Port Douglas, Queensland. For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Daintree holiday planner.

You can drive from Cairns to Daintree in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daily temperatures in Daintree can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Mon) before leaving for Townsville.

Things to do in Daintree

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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1
night
Townsville

Townsville
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Townsville trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Daintree to Townsville takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Daintree in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Townsville, with lows of 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Townsville

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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3
nights
Airlie Beach

Airlie Beach ©
Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Airlie Beach Lagoon and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Airlie Beach driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Townsville to Airlie Beach takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Townsville in June, expect nights in Airlie Beach to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Fri) before leaving for Yeppoon.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Hamilton Island Golf Club
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 26:
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Airlie Beach Lagoon ©
Airlie Beach Lagoon
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hamilton Island Golf Club ©
Hamilton Island Golf Club

1
night
Yeppoon

Yeppoon
Yeppoon is a coastal town and locality in the Shire of Livingstone, Central Queensland, Australia. To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Yeppoon trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Airlie Beach to Yeppoon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Airlie Beach in June since evenings lows in Yeppoon dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Sat) before leaving for Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Yeppoon

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 27:

2
nights
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 27th (Sat): see Off-Road Tours, then browse the exhibits of Elfotography Hervey Bay, and then look for gifts at Mary Ryan's. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the exhibits of Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hervey Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Yeppoon to Hervey Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Hervey Bay can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for Rainbow Beach.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Shopping · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
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Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere ©
Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere
Off-Road Tours
Elfotography Hervey Bay ©
Elfotography Hervey Bay

1
night
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 29th (Mon): trek along Cooloola Recreation Area.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rainbow Beach trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rainbow Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Cooloola Recreation Area
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