25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Springwood
— 2 nights
3
Port Macquarie
— 1 night
4
Byron Bay
— 1 night
5
Caloundra
— 3 nights
6
Noosa
— 3 nights
7
Yeppoon
— 1 night
8
Airlie Beach
— 1 night
9
Cairns
— 4 nights
10
Melbourne
— 4 nights

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Sydney. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Springwood.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

2
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Springwood

Springwood ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Blue Mountains National Park Glenbrook. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax in the rural setting at Bilpin Springs Orchard and then sample the tasty concoctions at Bilpin Cider Company.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Springwood day trip planning site.

Drive from Sydney to Springwood in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Springwood when traveling from Sydney in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Springwood

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bilpin, Blue Mountains National Park Glenbrook, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Blue Mountains National Park Glenbrook ©
Blue Mountains National Park Glenbrook

1
night
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): putt your heart out at Port Macquarie Driving Range and Mini Golf, identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, thentrek along Coastal walk, and finally don't miss a visit to Breakwall Waking Path.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Port Macquarie trip itinerary maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Springwood to Port Macquarie. Traveling from Springwood in October, expect nights in Port Macquarie to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 11:
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Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Port Macquarie Driving Range and Mini Golf ©
Port Macquarie Driving Range and Mini Golf

1
night
Byron Bay

Byron Bay
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): kick back and relax at Lennox Head Beach, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Cape Byron Lighthouse, and then hike along Cape Byron Walking Track.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Byron Bay day trip planner.

You can drive from Port Macquarie to Byron Bay in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Port Macquarie in October, expect nights in Byron Bay to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Caloundra.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lennox Head Beach
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 12:
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Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Lighthouse ©
Cape Byron Lighthouse

3
nights
Caloundra

Caloundra ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Caloundra: Maleny (Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve & Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World).

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Caloundra route builder website.

Traveling by car from Byron Bay to Caloundra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Caloundra can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Caloundra

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Maleny, Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Garden, Buderim Forest Park
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World ©
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World
SunJet Simulations ©
SunJet Simulations
Boat Tours & Water Sports

3
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Step out of Noosa to go to Coolum Beach and see Mount Coolum, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Noosa National Park, kick back and relax at Stumers Creek, make a splash at BLAST Aqua Park Coolum, and stroll through Noosa Main Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Noosa trip planner.

Drive from Caloundra to Noosa in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Yeppoon.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Coolum Beach, Mount Ninderry
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Mount Coolum ©
Mount Coolum

1
night
Yeppoon

Yeppoon ©
Yeppoon is a coastal town and locality in the Shire of Livingstone, Central Queensland, Australia. On the 19th (Mon), explore the landscape on two wheels at Capricorn Coast Pineapple Rail Trail, head outdoors with Yeppoon Lagoon, thentake some stellar pictures from Wreck Point Scenic Lookout, and finally kick back and relax at Yeppoon Main Beach.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Yeppoon trip itinerary maker site.

Explore your travel options from Noosa to Yeppoon with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Yeppoon

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Yeppoon Lagoon ©
Yeppoon Lagoon
Wreck Point Scenic Lookout ©
Wreck Point Scenic Lookout

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): look for gifts at Beach Book Boutique, thenstroll through Airlie Beach Lagoon, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Airlie Beach trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Yeppoon, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Airlie Beach, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Airlie Beach Lagoon ©
Airlie Beach Lagoon
Beach Book Boutique ©
Beach Book Boutique

4
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove (Spas & Palm Cove Beach) and Port Douglas (Ngarru Gallery & Safaris). The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse the exhibits of Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, and take a leisurely stroll along The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns driving holiday site.

Traveling by flight from Airlie Beach to Cairns takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Airlie Beach in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cairns: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Port Douglas, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Cairns Kart Hire Track
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Spas

4
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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building, and browse the collection at State Library Victoria.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne vacation planner.

Getting from Cairns to Melbourne by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cairns in October, plan for slightly colder days in Melbourne, with highs around °C, while nights are colder with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Tours
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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