58 days in Australia Itinerary

58 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Cairns
Drive:  2 h
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Mission Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Townsville
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Airlie Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Mackay
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Rockhampton
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Gladstone
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Agnes Water
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Bundaberg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Hervey Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Rainbow Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
11
Noosa
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
12
Mooloolaba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
13
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
14
Toowoomba
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
15
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
16
Byron Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
17
Coffs Harbour
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
18
Port Macquarie
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
19
Newcastle
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
20
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
21
Wollongong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
22
Canberra
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
23
Albury
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
24
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
25
Geelong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
26
Warrnambool
— 3 nights
End: Warrnambool

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Mission Beach

Gracing the coast along the Coral Sea, Mission Beach is a collection of villages that merged into one city.
On the 1st (Fri), view the masterpieces at Mission Arts and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Mission Beach, view the masterpieces at Helen Wiltshire Gallery, thencross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Etty Bay.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Mission Beach day trip planning tool.

Cairns to Mission Beach is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Townsville.

Things to do in Mission Beach

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Etty Bay
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Helen Wiltshire Gallery ©
Helen Wiltshire Gallery
Mission Beach ©
Mission Beach

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Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of Townsville, thenstep off the mainland to explore Museum of Tropical Queensland, thenenjoy the sand and surf at The Strand, and finally make a trip to Jezzine Barracks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then get great views at Mount Stuart.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Townsville road trip website.

You can drive from Mission Beach to Townsville in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Townsville

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Highlights from your plan
The Strand ©
The Strand
Scuba & Snorkeling
Museum of Tropical Queensland ©
Museum of Tropical Queensland

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hamilton Island (Jetryder, Passage Peak, &more). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stop by Grotty Yachty Clothing, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Airlie Beach online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Townsville to Airlie Beach takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Townsville in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Airlie Beach: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Mackay.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Hamilton Island
Find places to stay May 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Passage Peak ©
Passage Peak
Hamilton Island Marina ©
Hamilton Island Marina

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Mackay

Mackay ©
Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): cool off at Bluewater Lagoon, admire the natural beauty at Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, thenkick back and relax at Town Beach, and finally make a splash at Mackay Aqua Park. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Orchid Display House and then grab your bike and head to Bluewater Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Mackay trip site.

Drive from Airlie Beach to Mackay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Mackay when traveling from Airlie Beach in May, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Rockhampton.

Things to do in Mackay

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors
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Highlights from your plan
Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens ©
Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens
Mackay Aqua Park ©
Mackay Aqua Park
Bluewater Lagoon ©
Bluewater Lagoon

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Rockhampton

Rockhampton ©
With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Rockhampton Heritage Village, identify plant and animal life at Capricorn Caves, and then explore the striking landscape of Mount Etna Caves National Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rockhampton day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Mackay to Rockhampton takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Mackay in May, Rockhampton is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Gladstone.

Things to do in Rockhampton

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
Find places to stay May 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens ©
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens
Capricorn Caves ©
Capricorn Caves
Mount Etna Caves National Park ©
Mount Etna Caves National Park

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Gladstone

Gladstone ©
Gladstone is a city in the Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): get great views at Auckland Hill Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum, let the kids burn off some steam at East Shores Water Park, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gladstone route builder website.

Drive from Rockhampton to Gladstone in 1.5 hours. May in Gladstone sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Agnes Water.

Things to do in Gladstone

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Tannum Sands, Off-Road Tours
Find places to stay May 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
East Shores Water Park ©
East Shores Water Park
Tondoon Botanic Gardens ©
Tondoon Botanic Gardens
Spinnaker Park ©
Spinnaker Park

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Agnes Water

Agnes Water ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 1770 Distillery, identify plant and animal life at Paperbark Forest Walk, thenstep off the mainland to explore Lady Musgrave Island, thenappreciate the history behind Lieutenant James Cook Monument Cairn, and finally identify plant and animal life at Horizons Kangaroo Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Agnes Water Main Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Joseph Banks Regional Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Agnes Water trip planner.

You can drive from Gladstone to Agnes Water in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bundaberg.

Things to do in Agnes Water

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Seventeen Seventy, Lady Musgrave Island
Find places to stay May 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Lady Musgrave Island ©
Lady Musgrave Island
Horizons Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
Horizons Kangaroo Sanctuary

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Bundaberg

Bundaberg ©
Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bundaberg Rum Distillery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Mon Repos Turtle Encounter, and then browse the collection at Bundaberg Regional Libraries. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the resident critters at Alexandra Park Zoo, examine the collection at Hinkler Hall of Aviation, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Bundaberg Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bundaberg trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Agnes Water to Bundaberg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Bundaberg when traveling from Agnes Water in May, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Bundaberg

Parks Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Bundaberg Botanic Gardens ©
Bundaberg Botanic Gardens
Bundaberg Rum Distillery ©
Bundaberg Rum Distillery
Hinkler Hall of Aviation ©
Hinkler Hall of Aviation

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Hervey Bay

With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then cool off at WetSide Water Park. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens, take in the waterfront at The Pier, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade, and finally look for gifts at Le Petit Chocolatier.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hervey Bay road trip app.

You can drive from Bundaberg to Hervey Bay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Hervey Bay are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rainbow Beach.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
 WetSide Water Park ©
WetSide Water Park
Esplanade ©
Esplanade

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Rainbow Beach

Rainbow Beach ©
Rainbow Beach is a coastal town in the Wide Bay–Burnett region of Queensland, Australia, east of Gympie. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Coloured Sands, explore the activities along Searys Creek, thentake a memorable tour with Tours, and finally explore the striking landscape at Carlo Sand Blow. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Barnacles Dolphin Centre and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rainbow Beach road trip planning tool.

Getting from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Noosa.

Things to do in Rainbow Beach

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Barnacles Dolphin Centre, Coloured Sands
Find places to stay May 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Carlo Sand Blow ©
Carlo Sand Blow
Barnacles Dolphin Centre ©
Barnacles Dolphin Centre
Off-Road Tours

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Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
On the 23rd (Sat), shop like a local with Hastings Street and then explore the striking landscape of Noosa National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): shop like a local with Underground Surf, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Noosa Main Beach, thentake some stellar pictures from Laguna Lookout, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Noosa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rainbow Beach to Noosa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Mooloolaba.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

The Original Eumundi Markets
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets

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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.
On the 25th (Mon), observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Mooloolaba Beach, and finally stroll around Whites Lookout and Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World, and then see human ingenuity at work at Ewen Maddock Dam.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mooloolaba trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Noosa to Mooloolaba in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Mooloolaba

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Maleny, Ewen Maddock Dam, Whites Lookout and Park
Find places to stay May 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World ©
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland and then stroll around South Bank Parklands. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, thenadmire the natural beauty at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and then don't miss a visit to Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Mooloolaba to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Brisbane are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Toowoomba.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks
Find places to stay May 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

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Toowoomba

Toowoomba ©
Toowoomba is a city in the Darling Downs region in the Australian state of Queensland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): walk around Laurel Bank Park, thensee the interesting displays at Cobb+Co Museum, and then stroll around Queens Park Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at DownsSteam Tourist Railway & Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Gardens USQ QLD, thenlearn about all things military at Milne Bay Military Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Toowoomba day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Toowoomba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Brisbane in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Toowoomba, with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Toowoomba

Parks Museums
Find places to stay May 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Queens Park Botanic Gardens ©
Queens Park Botanic Gardens
Japanese Gardens USQ QLD ©
Japanese Gardens USQ QLD
Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland ©
Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland

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Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, thenkick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park and then enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Observation Deck.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Gold Coast day trip planning site.

Getting from Toowoomba to Gold Coast by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Toowoomba in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Gold Coast, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): let little ones run wild at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thentake in the exciting artwork at Craig Parry Photography, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at The Farm Byron Bay, thenbrowse the exhibits of Jules Hunt Studio Gallery, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Cape Byron Lighthouse, and finally trek along Cape Byron Walking Track.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Byron Bay trip planning site.

Getting from Gold Coast to Byron Bay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Byron Bay when traveling from Gold Coast in June, with lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Cape Byron Lighthouse ©
Cape Byron Lighthouse
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track

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Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour ©
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Korora Lookout, get great views at Forest Sky Pier, thenpause for some photo ops at The Big Banana Fun Park, and finally take in the waterfront at Coffs Harbour Jetty. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Coffs Harbour Butterfly House, enjoy the sand and surf at Coffs Harbour Beach, and then don't miss a visit to The Clog Barn.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Coffs Harbour trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Byron Bay to Coffs Harbour in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Coffs Harbour can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Highlights from your plan
Coffs Harbour Butterfly House ©
Coffs Harbour Butterfly House
The Big Banana Fun Park ©
The Big Banana Fun Park
Forest Sky Pier ©
Forest Sky Pier

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Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
On the 6th (Sat), hike along Coastal walk, don't miss a visit to Breakwall Waking Path, thenexplore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie, and finally enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thenexperience rural life at Ricardoes Tomatoes and U-Pick Strawberry Farm, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mrs York's Garden.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Port Macquarie trip simple and quick.

Getting from Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Coffs Harbour, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Newcastle.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Highlights from your plan
Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point 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 8th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Nobbys Head, kick back and relax at Nobbys Beach, thendeepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Scratchley, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Newcastle Memorial Walk. Keep things going the next day: let little ones run wild at Blackbutt Reserve, kick back and relax at Merewether Beach, and then make a splash at Merewether Baths.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Newcastle route planner.

Traveling by car from Port Macquarie to Newcastle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Port Macquarie in June, you will find days in Newcastle are a bit warmer (20°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Nobbys Beach ©
Nobbys Beach
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Fort Scratchley ©
Fort Scratchley

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): visit The Rocks, thenwander the streets of Darling Harbour, and then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, thengo for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, thencatch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sydney journey maker app.

Getting from Newcastle to Sydney by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nan Tien Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Wollongong Botanic Garden, and then enjoy the sea views from Wollongong Head Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wollongong To Thirroul Bike Track, take some stellar pictures from Grand Pacific Drive - Sydney to Wollongong and Beyond, and then visit a coastal fixture at Flagstaff Point Lighthouse.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Wollongong route planner.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Wollongong takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in June, Wollongong is slightly colder at night with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Wollongong

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
Wollongong Head Lighthouse ©
Wollongong Head Lighthouse

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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.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, browse the exhibits of National Museum of Australia, engage your brain at Questacon, and don't miss a visit to Australian Academy of Science.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Canberra trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Wollongong to Canberra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Wollongong in June; daily highs in Canberra reach 15°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Albury.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia

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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 17th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Monument Hill, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Hume, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Albury Town Hall, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Albury Botanic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Military Memorobilia Display, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, thenstroll around Noreuil Park, and finally browse the collection at Albury LibraryMuseum.

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

You can drive from Canberra to Albury in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Albury

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Military Memorobilia Display
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Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden
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Monument Hill
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Albury LibraryMuseum

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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, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Albury to Melbourne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Geelong.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
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Melbourne Zoo

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Geelong

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Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia, 75km south-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): sample the tasty concoctions at Little Creatures Brewing P/L, head outdoors with Geelong Adventure Specialists, and then make a trip to Geelong Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): get in on the family fun at The Carousel, thenkick back and relax at Eastern Beach Reserve, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Geelong Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Geelong online route planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Geelong by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Geelong are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Geelong

Outdoors Parks Breweries & Distilleries
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Geelong Adventure Specialists ©
Geelong Adventure Specialists
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
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Geelong Botanical Gardens

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Warrnambool

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Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Warrnambool: Port Campbell (Twelve Apostles & Loch Ard Gorge). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Bay of Islands, contemplate the geological forces at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, admire the landmark architecture of Warrnambool Breakwater, and enjoy the sand and surf at Logan's Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Warrnambool trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geelong to Warrnambool takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Wildlife

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Port Campbell, Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
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Bay of Islands ©
Bay of Islands
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Twelve Apostles
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

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