28 days in Australia Itinerary

28 days in Australia Itinerary

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Port Fairy
— 1 night
2
Dunkeld
— 2 nights
3
Ballarat
— 1 night
4
Wilsons Promontory National Park
— 2 nights
5
Brisbane
— 21 nights

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. On the 30th (Fri), do a tasting at Basalt Wines, take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, then step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Port Fairy tour builder app.

Apollo Bay to Port Fairy is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Dunkeld.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Basalt Wines
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Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island ©
Blarney Books and Art ©
Blarney Books and Art

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Dunkeld

Dunkeld ©
Dunkeld is a town in Victoria, Australia at the southern end of the Grampians National Park, in the Shire of Southern Grampians. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Sturgeon and then take in the awesome beauty at The Picaninny (Bainggug). On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the exhibits of Ros McArthur Art Studio, trek along Chimney Pots, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Abrupt.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Dunkeld road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Fairy to Dunkeld takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Dunkeld

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Ros McArthur Art Studio
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Mt Sturgeon ©
Mt Sturgeon
Chimney Pots ©
Chimney Pots
The Picaninny (Bainggug) ©
The Picaninny (Bainggug)

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Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): steep yourself in history at Sovereign Hill, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Wendouree, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Ballarat Botanical Gardens. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of The Gold Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Ballarat Wildlife Park, then sample the tasty concoctions at Red Duck Micro-Brewery, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ballarat trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dunkeld to Ballarat in 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Ballarat can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Spas
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Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Spas
Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park

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Wilsons Promontory National Park

Wilsons Promontory National Park
Fondly known as ‘The Prom’, Wilsons Promontory is one of Victoria’s best loved national parks.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): get great views at Norman Lookout, kick back and relax at Norman Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Mt Oberon Summit Walk, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Squeaky Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wilsons Promontory National Park.

To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Wilsons Promontory National Park itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ballarat to Wilsons Promontory National Park in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Wilsons Promontory National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Mt Oberon Summit Walk
Mt Oberon Summit Walk
Squeaky Beach ©
Squeaky Beach
Wilsons Promontory National Park ©
Wilsons Promontory National Park

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Mount Coolum (in Coolum Beach), Maleny (Maleny Dairies, Art on Cairncross, &more) and Australia Zoo (in Beerwah). Spend the 18th (Wed) exploring nature at Kondalilla National Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, stroll around South Bank Parklands, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, and explore the world behind art at Gallery of Modern Art.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Wilsons Promontory National Park to Brisbane takes 21 hours. In September, daytime highs in Brisbane are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Maleny, Mooloolaba, Caloundra, Montville, Buderim
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands

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