15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Rockhampton
— 4 nights
2
Emerald
— 2 nights
3
Roma
— 3 nights
4
Toowoomba
— 5 nights

4
nights
Rockhampton

Rockhampton ©
With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rockhampton: Anzac Plaza Emu Park (in Emu Park), Koorana Crocodile Farm (in Coowonga) and Yeppoon (Yeppoon Main Beach, Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary, &more). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Capricorn Caves, let little ones run wild at Kershaw Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Rockhampton Heritage Village, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rockhampton Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rockhampton trip maker website.

Brisbane to Rockhampton is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brisbane in September, expect nights in Rockhampton to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. You'll set off for Emerald on the 30th (Wed).

Things to do in Rockhampton

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Yeppoon, Anzac Plaza Emu Park, Koorana Crocodile Farm, Capricorn Caves
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Capricorn Caves ©
Capricorn Caves
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens ©
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens
Rockhampton Heritage Village ©
Rockhampton Heritage Village

2
nights
Emerald

Emerald ©
Emerald has massive rainfall and floods every year, but it's also a place where you can drink local wine while you peruse a display of locally mined gemstones in the town's quiet center.
Get out of town with these interesting Emerald side-trips: Old Rainworth Fort (in Springsure) and Rubyvale (Rubyvale Observatory & Miners Heritage). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Botanic Gardens, stroll around Vicki Peters Park, make a trip to Sunflower Painting, and steep yourself in history at Emerald Train Station.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Emerald route planner.

You can drive from Rockhampton to Emerald in 3 hours. September in Emerald sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Roma.

Things to do in Emerald

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Rubyvale, Old Rainworth Fort
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Botanic Gardens ©
Botanic Gardens
The Plaza @ Emerald ©
The Plaza @ Emerald
Emerald Train Station ©
Emerald Train Station

3
nights
Roma

Roma ©
Roma is a town, locality and the administrative centre in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Roma side-trips: Great Artesian Spa (in Mitchell) and Cobb & Co Changing Station (in Surat). There's much more to do: make a trip to The Big Rig, surround yourself with nature on BOOBOOK Ecotours, appreciate the extensive heritage of Roma War Memorial Heroes Avenue, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Paul's Anglican Church Roma.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Roma trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Emerald to Roma takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Toowoomba.

Things to do in Roma

Wildlife · Spas · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Artesian Spa, Cobb & Co Changing Station
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BOOBOOK Ecotours ©
BOOBOOK Ecotours
The Big Rig ©
The Big Rig
Great Artesian Spa ©
Great Artesian Spa

5
nights
Toowoomba

Toowoomba ©
Toowoomba is a city in the Darling Downs region in the Australian state of Queensland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Toowoomba: Gatton (Darling Downs Zoo & Fordsdale horseback Adventures) and Ipswich (Ipswich Art Gallery, Queens Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Queens Park Botanic Gardens, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Luke's Anglican Church.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Toowoomba trip maker website.

You can drive from Roma to Toowoomba in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In October, daily temperatures in Toowoomba can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Toowoomba

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Ipswich, Gatton, Spring Bluff
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Queens Park Botanic Gardens ©
Queens Park Botanic Gardens
Japanese Gardens USQ QLD ©
Japanese Gardens USQ QLD
Laurel Bank Park ©
Laurel Bank Park

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