9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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Ballarat
— 1 night
2
Halls Gap
— 1 night
3
Port Campbell
— 1 night
4
Mount Buller
— 1 night
5
Dixons Creek
— 1 night
6
Melbourne
— 3 nights

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Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
On the 16th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Sovereign Hill, make a trip to Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ballarat trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Ballarat is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Ballarat, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in August: high temperatures in Ballarat hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Ballarat

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial ©
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial
Ballarat Botanical Gardens ©
Ballarat Botanical Gardens

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Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Boroka Lookout, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Halls Gap Zoo, thenstroll through The Pinnacle, and finally identify plant and animal life at Chatauqua Peak.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Halls Gap road trip site.

Traveling by car from Ballarat to Halls Gap takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Parks Trails Outdoors
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The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Boroka Lookout ©
Boroka Lookout
Halls Gap Zoo ©
Halls Gap Zoo

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Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Gibsons Steps, admire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell trip planner.

Traveling by car from Halls Gap to Port Campbell takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Mount Buller.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

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Mount Buller

Mount Buller ©
Mount Buller is a town located in the Shire of Mansfield in the Alpine region of the Australian state of Victoria. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Mount Stirling and then fly down the slopes at Mt Buller.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Mount Buller day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Mount Buller takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dixons Creek.

Things to do in Mount Buller

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Mt Buller ©
Mt Buller
Mount Stirling ©
Mount Stirling

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Dixons Creek

Dixons Creek ©
Dixons Creek is a town in Victoria, Australia, 46 km north-east of Melbourne's central business district. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the verdant scenery at Healesville Sanctuary, thendo a tasting at Corniola Wines, and then learn about winemaking at Yileena Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dixons Creek day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Mount Buller to Dixons Creek takes 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Dixons Creek are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Dixons Creek

Zoos & Aquariums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Healesville Sanctuary, Yileena Park
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Healesville Sanctuary ©
Healesville Sanctuary
Yileena Park ©
Yileena Park
Corniola Wines ©
Corniola Wines

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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.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, pause for some serene contemplation at CrossCulture Church, and pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance.

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You can drive from Dixons Creek to Melbourne in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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