Buxton trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Buxton

Trip Planner South Pacific  /  Australia  /  Victoria  /  Buxton
Wildlife Areas
Buxton is a small town 104km north-east of Melbourne in the Australian state of Victoria. At the 2011 Census, Buxton had a population of 257.The district around Buxton was significantly impacted by the Black Saturday bushfires. It was isolated for several days with no telephone or power.Today Buxton remains a small township, with a general store, a fishing and outdoors store, a town hall, a primary school, and several bed and breakfasts. It has an active Country Fire Authority station with one tanker and one slip-on unit. The Buxton Fire Brigade was formed in 1943 and officially recognised on 25 February 1944.After the 2009 Black Saturday fires, the Marysville Police station was temporarily relocated in Buxton until the new station was opened in 2012.The Buxton Primary School opened in 1875. Buxton Post Office opened on 1 February 1873.
When using our Australia vacation planner to make an itinerary online, Buxton holidays come together around your tastes, interests, and requirements, with us taking care of the logistics.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Buxton

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Buxton

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Buxton:
Nature, spas, wildlife areas
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, wineries, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Parks, spas, shopping
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, trails, nightlife
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Wildlife areas, shopping, sightseeing
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Victoria

3 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Australia BY A USER FROM IRELAND September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Rye BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Melbourne SEE PLAN November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Warrnambool BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Great Ocean Road BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: July, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in New Zealand & Australia BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM TAIWAN July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM TAIWAN September, teens, popular PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans