20 days in Australia Itinerary

20 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel route planner

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Tathra
— 3 nights
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Lakes Entrance
— 3 nights
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Badger Creek
— 3 nights
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Daylesford
— 4 nights
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Beechworth
— 6 nights
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Tathra

— 3 nights
Tathra is a seaside town on the Sapphire Coast found on the South Coast, New South Wales, Australia in Bega Valley Shire. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bega Cheese Heritage Centre and Bega Pioneer Museum. Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Tathra Beach will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Tathra side-trips: Narooma (Quota Park & Bar Rock Lookout and Australia Rock) and Bermagui (Blue Pool & Camel Rock). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Tathra Memorial Gardens Walk.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tathra road trip site.

Penrith to Tathra is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Penrith in April, expect nights in Tathra to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Tathra

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 1 — 4:

Lakes Entrance

— 3 nights
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Museum-lovers will get to explore Griffiths' Sea Shell Museum & Marine Display and Krowathunkooloong Keeping Place. Get in touch with nature at Lakes Entrance Beach and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get out of town with these interesting Lakes Entrance side-trips: Raymond Island (in Paynesville) and St Mary's Catholic Church (in Bairnsdale). There's much more to do: putt your heart out at Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop, learn about winemaking at Wyanga Park Winery, enjoy breathtaking views from Myer Street Jetty, and look for gifts at Dove and Lyre.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lakes Entrance attractions planning website.

Drive from Tathra to Lakes Entrance in 4 hours. In April in Lakes Entrance, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Badger Creek.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Parks · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 4 — 7:

Badger Creek

— 3 nights
Badger Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 53 km north-east from Melbourne's central business district. Get some cultural insight at Warburton Waterwheel and Dominique Portet Winery. Take a break from the city and head to Warburton Rainforest Gallery and Mount Donna Buang. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the lush surroundings at Redwood Forest, admire the natural beauty at Blue Lotus Water Garden, do a tasting at Punt Road Wines, and experience rural life at Rayner's Orchard.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Badger Creek trip planner.

You can drive from Lakes Entrance to Badger Creek in 4 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Badger Creek can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Daylesford.

Things to do in Badger Creek

Parks · Wineries · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:

Daylesford

— 4 nights
Known for its natural spring mineral spas, Daylesford is a rejuvenating spot to take the waters and sample local wine.
Main Street and Buda Historic Home and Garden will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Hanging Rock Reserve and Lake Daylesford. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Daylesford: Works of Art (in Kyneton), Rod Hadfields Hot Rod Museum (in Chewton) and Gisborne Peak Winery (in Gisborne). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Mill Markets, admire the natural beauty at Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens, and take in the exciting artwork at Stony Creek Gallery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Daylesford trip builder tool.

You can drive from Badger Creek to Daylesford in 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Daylesford are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Beechworth.

Things to do in Daylesford

Parks · Wineries · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 10 — 14:

Beechworth

— 6 nights
A town that appeared during the gold rush in the 1850s, Beechworth is a well-preserved example of Victorian expansionism.
Step out of the city life by going to Woolshed Waterfalls and Canyon Walk. Appreciate the collections at Beechworth Historic Courthouse and Burke Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beechworth: Katamatite Garlic (in Katamatite), Thompson Beach (in Cobram) and Chrismont (in Cheshunt). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Beechworth Public Cemetery, contemplate the long history of Beechworth Post Office, take in the pleasant sights at Mount Stanley Look Out, and make a splash at Yarrawonga Foreshore.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Beechworth sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Daylesford to Beechworth in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Daylesford in April since evenings lows in Beechworth dip to 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Beechworth

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 14 — 20:

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.