37 days in Australia Itinerary

37 days in Australia Itinerary

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Bribie Island
— 3 nights
2
Indooroopilly
— 1 night
3
Byron Bay
— 2 nights
4
Scotts Head
— 2 nights
5
Newcastle
— 1 night
6
Kurrajong
— 2 nights
7
Sydney
— 4 nights
8
Canberra
— 4 nights
9
Albury
— 1 night
10
Melbourne
— 4 nights
11
Devonport
— Few hours
12
Queenstown
— 1 night
13
Hobart
— 2 nights
14
Launceston
— 1 night
15
Devonport
— Few hours
16
Werribee
— 1 night
17
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
18
Port Campbell
— 1 night
19
Ballarat
— 1 night
20
Daylesford
— 1 night
21
Parkes
— 1 night

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Bribie Island

Bribie Island ©
Attractions like Woorim Beach and Banksia Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Explore hidden gems such as Sylvan Beach and Bribie Island Seaside Museum. Explore Bribie Island's surroundings by going to Sheep Station Creek Conservation Park (in Morayfield), Caboolture Historical Village (in Caboolture) and Kenilworth Dairies (in Kenilworth).

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bribie Island itinerary tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bribie Island. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Indooroopilly.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sheep Station Creek Conservation Park, Caboolture Historical Village, Kenilworth Dairies
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Woorim Beach ©
Woorim Beach
Sylvan Beach ©
Sylvan Beach
Caboolture Historical Village ©
Caboolture Historical Village

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Indooroopilly

Indooroopilly
Indooroopilly is a suburb of Brisbane, Australia 7km west of the Brisbane central business district. To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Indooroopilly trip itinerary maker app.

Explore your travel options from Bribie Island to Indooroopilly with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 7th (Mon), you're off to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Indooroopilly

Fun & Games Shopping Spas
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 7:

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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.
On the 7th (Mon), get great views at Broken Head Nature Reserve and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Fisherman's Lookout, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Byron Lighthouse.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Byron Bay trip planner.

Drive from Indooroopilly to Byron Bay in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Byron Bay can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Wed) before leaving for Scotts Head.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Broken Head Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Broken Head Nature Reserve ©
Broken Head Nature Reserve
Cape Byron Lighthouse ©
Cape Byron Lighthouse

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Scotts Head

Scotts Head ©
On the 9th (Wed), take some stellar pictures from Rudder Park Historical Lookout.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Scotts Head trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Byron Bay to Scotts Head in 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Fri) before leaving for Newcastle.

Things to do in Scotts Head

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

South West Rocks, Rudder Park Historical Lookout
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Smoky Cape Lighthouse ©
Smoky Cape Lighthouse

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Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the pleasant sights at Newcastle Memorial Walk.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Newcastle vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Scotts Head to Newcastle in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kurrajong.

Things to do in Newcastle

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Dixon Park Beach ©
Dixon Park Beach
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk

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Kurrajong

Kurrajong ©
Kurrajong is a small town in New South Wales, Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hanging Rock as well as The Three Sisters. On the 12th (Sat), trek along Cathedral of Ferns Walk. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Hawkesbury Lookout, thenget great views at The Three Sisters, thenget great views at Hanging Rock, and finally trek along Horseshoe Falls Walk.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kurrajong trip tool.

Getting from Newcastle to Kurrajong by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sydney.

Things to do in Kurrajong

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Hawkesbury Lookout, The Three Sisters, Cathedral of Ferns Walk, Yarramundi Reseve
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Ferns Walk ©
Cathedral of Ferns Walk
Yarramundi Reseve ©
Yarramundi Reseve
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Urban Jungle Adventure Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Rocks and Sydney Harbour Circle Walk. Explore hidden gems such as Cronulla Beach Walk and Anzac Memorial. There's still lots to do: get interesting insight from Tours, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Sydney, explore the world behind art at Customs House, and see the sky in a new way at Sydney Observatory.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip builder site.

Getting from Kurrajong to Sydney by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kurrajong in September since evenings lows in Sydney dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Cronulla Beach Walk
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Observatory ©
Sydney Observatory
Cronulla Beach Walk ©
Cronulla Beach Walk
Speed Boats Tours

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Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Arboretum Canberra as well as National Dinosaur Museum. Kids will appreciate attractions like Cockington Green and Australian War Memorial. Take a break from the city and head to Lake Burley Griffin and Canberra Reptile Zoo. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Jerrabomberra Wetland, get curious at Questacon, explore the engaging exhibits at National Capital Exhibition, and make a trip to Mount Ainslie Lookout.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Canberra driving holiday planning website.

Getting from Sydney to Canberra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in September, things will get a bit cooler in Canberra: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Tue) before leaving for Albury.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Cockington Green ©
Cockington Green
Lake Burley Griffin ©
Lake Burley Griffin
Canberra Reptile Zoo ©
Canberra Reptile Zoo

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Albury

Albury
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the striking features of Albury Town Hall.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Albury road trip app.

Traveling by car from Canberra to Albury takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Wed) before leaving for Melbourne.

Things to do in Albury

Outdoors Trails Parks
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park and Myuna Farm. Bring the kids along to Fitzroy Gardens and Australian Rules Football Match. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, get outside with Cheap AZ Travel, and go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Albury to Melbourne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Devonport.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Hollow Mountain, Myuna Farm, Cheap AZ Travel
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park ©
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
Fitzroy Gardens ©
Fitzroy Gardens

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Devonport

Devonport
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Devonport holiday app.

Fly from Melbourne to Devonport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Melbourne in September, Devonport is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. You'll set off for Queenstown on the 28th (Mon).

Things to do in Devonport

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 29:

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Queenstown

Queenstown ©
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at Franklin River Nature Trail, admire the sheer force of Nelson Falls, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Iron Blow Lookout, and finally take in the waterfront at Horsetail Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Hogarth Falls.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Queenstown tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Devonport to Queenstown takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Queenstown

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Franklin River Nature Trail, Hogarth Falls, Iron Blow Lookout
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Nelson Falls ©
Nelson Falls
Horsetail Falls ©
Horsetail Falls
Iron Blow Lookout ©
Iron Blow Lookout

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Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
You've now added Maria Island National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): head off the coast to Maria Island National Park and then admire the landmark architecture of Constitution Dock.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hobart tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Queenstown to Hobart takes 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for Launceston on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Hobart

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Maria Island National Park
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park
Constitution Dock ©
Constitution Dock

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Launceston

Launceston ©
Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): stroll around City Park, pause for some serene contemplation at The Pilgrim Uniting Church, identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, thentake in the views from Alexandra Suspension Bridge, and finally look for gifts at The Mill Providore Gifts & Gallery.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Launceston trip builder.

Getting from Hobart to Launceston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Hobart in October, Launceston is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Devonport.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Tasmania Zoo ©
Tasmania Zoo
The Pilgrim Uniting Church ©
The Pilgrim Uniting Church

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Devonport

Devonport ©
On the 2nd (Fri), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Southern Wild Distillery.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Devonport day trip planning site.

Getting from Launceston to Devonport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Werribee.

Things to do in Devonport

Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Southern Wild Distillery ©
Southern Wild Distillery

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Werribee

Werribee ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): walk around Werribee River Park, take some stellar pictures from K Road Cliffs, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Werribee Open Range Zoo, thensteep yourself in history at Point Cook Homestead, and finally deepen your knowledge of military history at Truganina Explosives Reserve.

You can plan Werribee trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Fly from Devonport to Werribee in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Devonport in October: high temperatures in Werribee hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Werribee

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Truganina Explosives Reserve
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Werribee River Park ©
Werribee River Park
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Truganina Explosives Reserve ©
Truganina Explosives Reserve

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): kick back and relax at Lorne Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Apollo Bay day trip planning tool.

Getting from Werribee to Apollo Bay by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Lorne Beach
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Mariners Lookout ©
Mariners Lookout
Paradise Picnic Reserve ©
Paradise Picnic Reserve

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Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes London Bridge. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Port Campbell travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Apollo Bay to Port Campbell by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
London Bridge ©
London Bridge
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
The Grotto ©
The Grotto

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Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
On the 6th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Ballarat Tramway Museum and then take in nature's colorful creations at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

Plan a trip to Ballarat easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

You can drive from Port Campbell to Ballarat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Ballarat can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Daylesford.

Things to do in Ballarat

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Ballarat Botanical Gardens ©
Ballarat Botanical Gardens
Ballarat Tramway Museum ©
Ballarat Tramway Museum

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Daylesford

Daylesford ©
Known for its natural spring mineral spas, Daylesford is a rejuvenating spot to take the waters and sample local wine.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get impressive views of Mount Franklin and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Peter's Church.

For reviews and other tourist information, read Daylesford vacation website.

You can drive from Ballarat to Daylesford in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Daylesford can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Parkes.

Things to do in Daylesford

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Mount Franklin
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Franklin ©
Mount Franklin

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Parkes

Parkes ©
Parkes is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Memorial Hill Lookout and then pause for some photo ops at War Memorial.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Parkes day trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Daylesford to Parkes. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Parkes

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope ©
CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope
Memorial Hill Lookout ©
Memorial Hill Lookout