30 days in Australia Itinerary

30 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
4
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
5
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Mooloolaba
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
8
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Sydney

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: trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, stop by Darling Harbour, and stroll through Manly Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney tour website.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

4
nights
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: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and get your game on at Zero Latency.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne tour planning website.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in June, things will get slightly colder in Melbourne: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wineries Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and go for a walk through Lungkata Walk.

You can plan Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 7°C. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

5
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Nourlangie Rock, identify plant and animal life at Anbangbang Billabong, take some stellar pictures from Anbangbang Rock Shelter, and trek along Bardedjilidji Walk.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for Port Douglas on the 17th (Wed).

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Nanguluwur Art Site ©
Nanguluwur Art Site
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

4
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cow Bay (Walu Wugirriga Lookout & Jindalba Boardwalk), Diwan (Daintree Entomological museum & Alexandra Bay Waterfall) and Cape Tribulation (Dubuji Boardwalk & Myall Beach). And it doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef, and get outside with Horses in Port.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas holiday planner.

Fly from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 0.5 hours. In June in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Cow Bay
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach

4
nights
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.
Step out of Cairns to go to Palm Cove and see Palm Cove Beach, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, browse the exhibits of Bones and Jones, make a splash at Cairns Wake park, and hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns sightseeing planner.

Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Cairns are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mooloolaba.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Cattana Wetlands, Palm Cove Beach, Cairns Kart Hire Track, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk
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Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Mooloolaba

Mooloolaba ©
Once just a small port at the mouth of Mooloolah River, Mooloolaba is now a hotbed of tourism and a place more than worth adding to your Sunshine Coast itinerary.
Mooloolaba is known for wildlife, zoos & aquariums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have some family-friendly fun at SunJet Simulations, identify plant and animal life at Buderim Forest Park, make a splash at BLAST Aqua Park Coolum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kings Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Mooloolaba trip planner.

You can fly from Cairns to Mooloolaba in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Cairns in June, with highs in Mooloolaba at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Mooloolaba

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Caloundra, Coolum Beach, Buderim, Sunshine Coast
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
SunJet Simulations ©
SunJet Simulations
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
nights
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
On the 29th (Mon), stroll through Lagoon Beach, kick back and relax at Ned's Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, thenexplore the striking landscape at Ball's Pyramid, thenget a new perspective on nature at Lord Howe Island Museum, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Lord Howe Island vacation planner.

Fly from Mooloolaba to Lord Howe Island in 6.5 hours. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Mooloolaba to Lord Howe Island due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

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