17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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Brisbane
— Few hours
Drive
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Noosa
— 1 night
Drive
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Seventeen Seventy
— 1 night
Drive
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Cape Hillsborough
— 1 night
Drive
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Townsville
— 1 night
Drive
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Mission Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Cairns
— Few hours
Unknown
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Fitzroy Island
— 2 nights
Unknown
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Cairns
— 4 nights
Drive
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Port Douglas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bowen
— 1 night
Drive
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Yeppoon
— 1 night
Drive
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Bundaberg
— 1 night
Fly

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Brisbane

Australia's New World City

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.
To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Brisbane trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Brisbane. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in November, and nighttime lows around 21°C. You'll set off for Noosa on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Brisbane

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nightlife
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:

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Noosa

Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Noosa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Noosa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. You will leave for Seventeen Seventy on the 10th (Tue).

Things to do in Noosa

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:

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night
Seventeen Seventy

Seventeen Seventy, also written as 1770, is a town and locality in Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia, built on the site of the second landing by James Cook and the crew of HM Bark Endeavour in May 1770 (Cook's first landing in what is now the state of Queensland). Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with 1770reef.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Seventeen Seventy trip maker.

Traveling by car from Noosa to Seventeen Seventy takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Seventeen Seventy are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cape Hillsborough.

Things to do in Seventeen Seventy

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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1770reef ©
Scuba / Snorkeling
1770reef
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1
night
Cape Hillsborough

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cape Hillsborough day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Seventeen Seventy to Cape Hillsborough takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. On the 12th (Thu), you're off to Townsville.

Things to do in Cape Hillsborough

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 12:

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night
Townsville

Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Townsville day trip planning app.

Drive from Cape Hillsborough to Townsville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. November in Townsville sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Mission Beach.

Things to do in Townsville

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:
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World heritage site
Scuba & Snorkeling
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night
Mission Beach

Gracing the coast along the Coral Sea, Mission Beach is a collection of villages that merged into one city.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mission Beach route builder app.

You can drive from Townsville to Mission Beach in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 14th (Sat), you're off to Cairns.

Things to do in Mission Beach

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 14:

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Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

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.
For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Cairns trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mission Beach to Cairns takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Cairns, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. On the 14th (Sat), you're off to Fitzroy Island.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 15:

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Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island Turtle Rehabilitation Centre has been added to your itinerary. On the 14th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Fitzroy Island Turtle Rehabilitation Centre.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Fitzroy Island online itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Cairns to Fitzroy Island with the Route module. In November, daytime highs in Fitzroy Island are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. You'll set off for Cairns on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Fitzroy Island

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:

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Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

You've added Ellinjaa Falls, Zillie Falls, Millaa Millaa Falls, and other attractions to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Cairns to Palm Cove to see Palm Cove Beach about 32 minutes away. Enjoy Cairns some more: kick back and relax at Trinity Beach and don't miss a visit to Captain Cook Highway Rock Stacks.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Cairns online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Fitzroy Island to Cairns. On the 20th (Fri), you're off to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 16 — 20:
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Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mossman Gorge Centre as well as Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. On the 20th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Rex Lookout and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Bowen.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 20 — 22:
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Mossman Gorge Centre ©
Wildlife Area
Mossman Gorge Centre
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Rex Lookout ©
Lookout
Rex Lookout
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Bowen

Bowen is a coastal town and locality in the Whitsunday Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. On the 22nd (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Horseshoe Bay.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bowen journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Bowen takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Port Douglas in November since evenings lows in Bowen dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Yeppoon.

Things to do in Bowen

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 23:
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night
Yeppoon

Yeppoon is a coastal town and locality in the Shire of Livingstone, Central Queensland, Australia. On the 23rd (Mon), stroll around Beaman Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Yeppoon online trip planner.

Getting from Bowen to Yeppoon by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. November in Yeppoon sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bundaberg.

Things to do in Yeppoon

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:
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1
night
Bundaberg

Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. Mon Repos Turtle Encounter has been added to your itinerary.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bundaberg trip planner.

You can drive from Yeppoon to Bundaberg in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. While traveling from Yeppoon, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bundaberg, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bundaberg

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 25:

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