17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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17 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Bendigo
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Moss Vale
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
2
South West Rocks
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Coffs Harbour
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Mount Warning
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Fingal Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Noosa
— 4 nights
7
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
End: Gold Coast

1
night
Moss Vale

Moss Vale ©
Moss Vale is a town in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Australia, in the Wingecarribee Shire. For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Moss Vale day trip planner .

Bendigo to Moss Vale is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In June, daily temperatures in Moss Vale can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to South West Rocks.

Things to do in Moss Vale

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Fitzroy Falls
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Fitzroy Falls ©
Fitzroy Falls

1
night
South West Rocks

South West Rocks
For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our South West Rocks tour planner .

Explore your travel options from Moss Vale to South West Rocks with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You'll set off for Coffs Harbour on the 9th (Sun).

Things to do in South West Rocks

Parks Nature Wildlife
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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.
Dolphin Marine Conservation Park has been added to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Dolphin Marine Conservation Park and then get great views at Forest Sky Pier.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Coffs Harbour trip planner.

You can drive from South West Rocks to Coffs Harbour in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Coffs Harbour can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Mount Warning on the 11th (Tue).

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Dolphin Marine Conservation Park ©
Dolphin Marine Conservation Park
Forest Sky Pier ©
Forest Sky Pier

2
nights
Mount Warning

Mount Warning ©
On the 11th (Tue), contemplate the geological forces at Mount Warning.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Mount Warning trip builder website .

Drive from Coffs Harbour to Mount Warning in 4 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Fingal Head.

Things to do in Mount Warning

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Lamington National Park, Mount Warning
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Mount Warning ©
Mount Warning

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nights
Fingal Head

Fingal Head ©
Fingal Head is known for historic sites, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Fingal Head Lighthouse, explore the gorgeous colors at Cook Island Aquatic Reserve, and kick back and relax at Fingal Beach.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fingal Head day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Mount Warning to Fingal Head takes an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Fingal Head can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 16th (Sun), you'll travel to Noosa.

Things to do in Fingal Head

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Point Stephens Lighthouse
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Cook Island Aquatic Reserve ©
Cook Island Aquatic Reserve
Fingal Head Lighthouse ©
Fingal Head Lighthouse
Point Stephens Lighthouse ©
Point Stephens Lighthouse

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nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Spend the 18th (Tue) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Noosa Main Beach, take some stellar pictures from Laguna Lookout, browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets, and get a taste of the local shopping with Hastings Street.

Planning Noosa trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Tweed Heads to Noosa by car takes about 3 hours. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

The Original Eumundi Markets
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Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Hastings Street ©
Hastings Street

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nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Coolangatta Beach as well as Springbrook National Park. The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, and find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast road trip planner.

Getting from Noosa to Gold Coast by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Cooloola National Park.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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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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