41 days in Brisbane & Kakadu & Surrounds Itinerary

41 days in Brisbane & Kakadu & Surrounds Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel route maker

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Brisbane
— 27 nights
Fly to Darwin International Airport, Drive to Adelaide River
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Adelaide River
— 1 night
Drive
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 10 nights
Drive
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Mary River National Park
— 2 nights
Drive to Darwin International Airport, Fly to Brisbane International Airport

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Brisbane

— 27 nights

Australia's New World City

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 in touch with nature at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and The Brisbane River. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Mooloolaba (HMAS Brisbane, Mooloolaba Beach, &more), Zipline (in Gold Coast) and Conondale National Park (in Kenilworth). Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. Spend the 5th (Wed) exploring nature at Glass House Mountains National Park. There's much more to do: walk around South Bank Parklands, see the interesting displays at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, and admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Brisbane day trip tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Brisbane. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Adelaide River.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 21 — May 18:

Adelaide River

— 1 night
Adelaide River is a small but historically significant town located at the crossing of the Stuart Highway over the Adelaide River in the Northern Territory of Australia. On the 19th (Wed), snap pictures at Adelaide River Railway Bridg, take in the dramatic scenery at Robin Falls, then see the interesting displays at Adelaide River Railway Museum, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Adelaide River War Cemetery.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide River tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Brisbane to Adelaide River with the Route module. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in May: high temperatures in Adelaide River hover around 38°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Adelaide River

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

— 10 nights
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Visiting Nourlangie Rock and Yellow Water Cruises will get you outdoors. Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge. Spend the 23rd (Sun) exploring ancient history at Ubirr. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Nanguluwur Art Site, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kakadu National park, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip planner.

Traveling by car from Adelaide River to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mary River National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 19 — 29:

Mary River National Park

— 2 nights
On the 30th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Mary River National Park.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mary River National Park trip planner.

Drive from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Mary River National Park in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Mary River National Park can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Mary River National Park

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 29 — 31:
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