15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia attractions planner
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Fly
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Canberra
— 3 nights
Drive
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Orange
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Tamworth
— 1 night
Drive
4
Port Macquarie
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Bellingen
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
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Canberra — 3 nights

The Bush Capital

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.
Go for a jaunt from Canberra to Bathurst to see Mount Panorama Motor Racing Circuit about 3h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia, admire the landmark architecture of National Museum of Australia, and admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Canberra road trip app.

Adelaide to Canberra is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Adelaide to Canberra is 0.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Adelaide in July, with highs in Canberra at 13°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Orange.
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Orange — 2 nights

Orange is a city in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Borenore Caves and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Gosling Creek Reserve.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Orange road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Canberra to Orange takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Orange are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tamworth.
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Tamworth — 1 night

Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tamworth trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Orange to Tamworth by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 2°C. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Port Macquarie.
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Parks · Museums · Nature · Outdoors
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Port Macquarie — 3 nights

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Port Macquarie is known for wildlife, historic sites, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Coastal walk and visit a coastal fixture at Tacking Point Lighthouse.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Port Macquarie trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Tamworth to Port Macquarie in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tamworth in July: highs in Port Macquarie hover around 13°C, while lows dip to 9°C. On the 29th (Fri), you'll travel to Bellingen.
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Bellingen — 2 nights

Bellingen is a small town on Waterfall Way on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Urunga Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional de Dorrigo.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bellingen driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Port Macquarie to Bellingen in 2 hours. Traveling from Port Macquarie in July, expect nights in Bellingen to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gold Coast.
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Gold Coast — 3 nights

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.
On the 1st (Mon), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea World Theme Park and then experience the excitement of Infinity Attraction. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gold Coast online visit planner.

Getting from Bellingen to Gold Coast by car takes about 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.
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