36 days in Australia Itinerary

36 days in Australia Itinerary

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36 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Noosa
— 4 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + taxi:  8​h 15​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Victor Harbor
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
6
Albany
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
7
Dunsborough
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  15​h 45​min
8
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
9
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Take a break from the city and head to Manly Beach and Coogee Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Bondi Beach and Clovelly. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and meet the residents at Taronga Zoo.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Sydney trip simple and quick.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Sydney. February in Sydney sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kirra Beach and Coolangatta Beach. Head to Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre and You and Bamboofor some retail therapy. Go for a jaunt from Gold Coast to Byron Bay to see Cape Byron Walking Track about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach, browse the different shops at Robina Town Shopping Centre, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Gold Coast trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. February in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

You and Bamboo, Cape Byron Walking Track
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Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach

4
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Do your shopping at The Real McCaul and Hastings Street. Get outdoors at Kings Beach and Noosa Main Beach. Go for a jaunt from Noosa to Mooloolaba to see Mooloolaba Beach about 46 minutes away. Spend the 18th (Mon) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at The Original Eumundi Markets.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Noosa trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Noosa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for Kangaroo Island on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Noosa

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Eumundi, Mooloolaba Beach, Kings Beach
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Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park

4
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary and Raptor Domain. Step out of the city life by going to Stokes Beach and Seal Bay Conservation Park. Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Island Beach, identify plant and animal life at Little Sahara, look for gifts at Drift On Bliss, and sample the fine beverages at Kangaroo Island Spirits.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Noosa to Kangaroo Island takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park

4
nights
Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. Get in touch with nature at Blowhole Beach and Cleland Wildlife Park. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Horseshoe Bay and Semaphore Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Victor Harbor: Morgan Beach (in Cape Jervis), Adelaide Central Market (in Adelaide) and Harvest the Fleurieu (in Mount Compass). There's more to do: stroll through Carrickalinga Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Victor Harbor online attractions planner .

Getting from Kangaroo Island to Victor Harbor by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Victor Harbor can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Horseshoe Bay, Carrickalinga Beach, Blowhole Beach, Adelaide Central Market, Harvest the Fleurieu
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Blowhole Beach ©
Blowhole Beach
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay

5
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Relax by the water at Anvil Beach, Nullaki Peninsula and Cheynes Beach. Visiting Lowlands Beach and Little Beach, Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albany: Cosy Corner Beach (in Kronkup), South Coast WoodWorks Gallery (in Youngs Siding) and Denmark (Ocean Beach, Lights Beach, & more). There's still lots to do: stroll through Nanarup Beach, kick back and relax at Misery Beach, explore the landscape on two wheels at Ellen Cove Boardwalk, and explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Albany trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Victor Harbor to Albany in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Victor Harbor to Albany, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Victor Harbor in March, expect nights in Albany to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Albany

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Cosy Corner Beach, Cheynes Beach, South Coast WoodWorks Gallery, Lowlands Beach
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Lowlands Beach ©
Lowlands Beach
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Anvil Beach ©
Anvil Beach

3
nights
Dunsborough

Dunsborough ©
Dunsborough is a coastal town in the South West of Western Australia, 254km south of Perth on the shores of Geographe Bay.Dunsborough is a popular tourist destination for Western Australians; in 1999 it was voted the state's best tourist destination and in 2013 awarded the Top Tourism Award for Population Under 5,000. On the 7th (Thu), kick back and relax at Meelup Beach, then meet the residents at Busselton Jetty, then stop by Moon Haven Natural Products, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cowaramup Bay. Keep things going the next day: stop by Treeton Fine Wood Studio, then stroll through Surfers Point, then Head underground at Lake Cave, and finally look for gifts at Mukau Giftware & Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dunsborough trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Albany to Dunsborough takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Dunsborough

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Busselton Jetty, Lake Cave, Cowaramup Bay, Surfers Point
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Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Moon Haven Natural Products ©
Moon Haven Natural Products

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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Turners Beach Berry Patch and Zeehan Rock Shop. Get in touch with nature at Devils @ Cradle and Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to World Of Marbles (in Sheffield), Preston Falls (in Ulverstone) and Hellyer Gorge (in Parrawe).

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park tour itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from Dunsborough to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 16 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Tasmania) is 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Hobart.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Coles Beach, Zeehan Rock Shop, Preston Falls, Turners Beach Berry Patch, World Of Marbles
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Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle
Coles Beach ©
Coles Beach

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nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Step off the beaten path and head to Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and Seven Mile Beach. Visit Opossum Bay Beach and Roches Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from Hobart: Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton), Tahune Forest AirWalk (in Geeveston) and Okines Beach (in Dodges Ferry). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, stop by Nutpatch Handmade Fine Chocolate, kick back and relax at Kingston Beach, and snap pictures at Richmond Bridge.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Hobart takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Kingston Beach, Seven Mile Beach, Tahune Forest AirWalk, Opossum Bay Beach
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 17:
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Tahune Forest AirWalk ©
Tahune Forest AirWalk
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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