22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brisbane
— 5 nights
2
Sydney
— 6 nights
3
Torquay
— 3 nights
4
Port Campbell
— 1 night
5
Melbourne
— 6 nights

5
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
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.
Get outdoors at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and David Fleay Wildlife Park. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea World Theme Park and Burleigh Heads Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Brisbane: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford), Mooloolaba (Mooloolaba Beach, Point Cartwright, &more) and Buderim (Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage & Buderim Forest Park). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, catch some excitement at Infinity Attraction, get great views at Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, and have some family-friendly fun at Psychic Twin Featherz.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Brisbane. In March, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Mooloolaba, Buderim
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Sydney Opera House and Bondi to Coogee Walk will thrill your kids. Get in touch with nature at Bondi Beach and Mrs Macquarie's Chair. Change things up with a short trip to Shelly Beach in Manly (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through The Rocks, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sydney online holiday planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 31:
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Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

3
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Relax by the water at Bells Beach and Point Lonsdale Beach. Kids will enjoy The Great Ocean Road and Coogoorah Park Nature Reserve. And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Point Addis Marine National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at 13th Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Torquay online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Sydney to Torquay in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Torquay, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Barwon Heads, Anglesea, Point Lonsdale Beach
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 3:
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Point Addis Marine National Park ©
Point Addis Marine National Park
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Point Lonsdale Beach ©
Point Lonsdale Beach

1
night
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 4th (Sun), learn about winemaking at Newtons Ridge Estate Vineyard & Winery, identify plant and animal life at Gibsons Steps, thenadmire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge, and finally take some stellar pictures from Twelve Apostles.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell tour planner.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Port Campbell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get outdoors at St. Kilda Beach and Koala Conservation Centre. Kids will appreciate attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens and Melbourne Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo), Pulpit Rock (in Cape Schanck) and McCrae Beach (in McCrae). There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, admire all the interesting features of Pyramid Rock, look for all kinds of wild species at Conservation Hill Reserve, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne travel route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Melbourne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

St Kilda, Pyramid Rock, Beaconsfield Flora & Fauna Reserve, Panorama Garden Estate, Koala Conservation Centre
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 10:
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre

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