13 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

13 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brisbane Region trip planner

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Train to Hakata, Fly to Brisbane
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Brisbane
— 6 nights
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Bongaree, Bribie Island
— 2 nights
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Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island
— 1 night
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Macleay Island
— 2 nights
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Brisbane

— 6 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 outdoors at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Shorncliffe Beach. Queensland Art Gallery and Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Abbey Museum OF Art And Archaeology (in Caboolture) and King Island (in Wellington Point). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, stroll around South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, and explore the activities along The Brisbane River.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip planner.

Hiroshima, Japan to Brisbane is an approximately 16-hour combination of train and flight. Traveling from Hiroshima to Brisbane, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bongaree.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 14 — 21:

Bongaree, Bribie Island

— 2 nights
On the 22nd (Tue), see the interesting displays at Bribie Island Seaside Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Woorim Beach, and then kick back and relax at Bongaree Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sylvan Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bongaree day trip website.

Drive from Brisbane to Bongaree in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Bongaree can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Point Lookout.

Things to do in Bongaree

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:

Point Lookout, North Stradbroke Island

— 1 night
Point Lookout is a headland, small coastal town and locality on the eastern coast of North Stradbroke Island, Redland City, Queensland, Australia. On the 24th (Thu), stroll through Amity Point Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cylinder Beach, and then kick back and relax at Frenchman's Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Point Lookout trip planning app.

Getting from Bongaree to Point Lookout by journey takes about 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Point Lookout are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Macleay Island.

Things to do in Point Lookout

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Macleay Island

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Macleay Island Art Complex, take in the exciting artwork at Kara-Mia's Mosaics, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dalpura Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Macleay Island trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Point Lookout to Macleay Island in 4 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Macleay Island can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Macleay Island

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Beaches
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Brisbane Region travel guide

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Parks · Nature & Parks · Lookouts
Tours of Brisbane Region allow you to enjoy all the modern amenities of an easygoing, multicultural capital, as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer in untouched national parks and sand islands. Excellent dining, stylish shopping neighborhoods, and lively music scene await curious travelers at the charming state capital. To explore the region's great outdoors--bush tracks, vast sand dunes, pristine waterfalls, and rainforest canopies--you'll just need to hop on a water taxi or take a short drive from the city. North Stradbroke and its neighboring Moreton Island offer ample hiking, snorkeling, and wildlife watching opportunities, but to truly immerse yourself in the region's beautiful nature, visit one of the six national parks within the Scenic Rim.