16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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Wagga Wagga
— 1 night
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Hay
— 1 night
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Mungo National Park
— 2 nights
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Mildura
— 1 night
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Goolwa
— 1 night
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Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
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Robe
— 3 nights
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Port Fairy
— 1 night
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Torquay
— 1 night
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Albury
— 1 night

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Wagga Wagga

Wagga Wagga ©
The town of Wagga Wagga has an abnormally high percentage of athletic success.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Coolamon Fire Museum, view the masterpieces at Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, then make a trip to National Art Glass Gallery, and finally explore and take pictures at Wagga Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Wagga Wagga trip itinerary maker tool.

Sydney to Wagga Wagga is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect nights in Wagga Wagga to be slightly colder, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Hay.

Things to do in Wagga Wagga

Museums · Shopping · Beaches · Outdoors

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Specialty Museum
Coolamon Fire Museum
4.8

1
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Hay

Hay ©
Hay is a town in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Hay War Memorial High School Museum, see the interesting displays at Shear Outback, and then trek along Bidgee Riverside Trail.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hay trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Wagga Wagga to Hay in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Mungo National Park.

Things to do in Hay

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Shear Outback
4.2

2
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Mungo National Park

Mungo National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Mungo. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Mungo National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mungo National Park trip builder website.

You can drive from Hay to Mungo National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sat) before leaving for Mildura.

Things to do in Mungo National Park

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Water Body
Lake Mungo
4.5

1
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Mildura

Mildura ©
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at Mildura Holden Motor Museum, then kick back and relax at Apex Beach, then do a tasting at Oak Valley Estate Winery, and finally learn about all things military at RAAF Memorial & Museum.

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

You can drive from Mungo National Park to Mildura in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Goolwa.

Things to do in Mildura

Beaches · Wineries · Outdoors · Museums

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Winery / Vineyard
Oak Valley Estate Winery
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Mildura Holden Motor Museum
4.7

1
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Goolwa

Goolwa ©
Goolwa is a historic river port on the Murray River near the Murray Mouth in South Australia, and joined by a bridge to Hindmarsh Island. On the 20th (Sun), take a memorable tour with Tours, identify plant and animal life at Richard Ballard Park, then make a trip to The Goolwa Barrage, and finally kick back and relax at Horseshoe Bay.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Goolwa trip itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mildura to Goolwa. Traveling from Mildura to Goolwa, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mildura in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Goolwa, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Goolwa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Must see
Horseshoe Bay
4.9

3
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Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Get in touch with nature at Seal Bay Conservation Park and Stokes Beach. Get some cultural insight at Fine Art Kangaroo Island and George's 52,000 Castle Lights. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary, stop by Emu Ridge Eucalyptus, and wander the wide-open spaces of Island Pure Sheep Dairy.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Goolwa to Kangaroo Island. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Robe.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Robe

Robe ©
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Get outdoors at Robe Beach and Beachport Surf Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cape Jaffa Wines and Beachport Jetty. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Robe: Beachport (Beachport Old Wool and Grain Store Museum & Stillwater Paddleboards). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Ralph Fowler Wines, contemplate the long history of Robe Gaol Ruins, enjoy the sea views from Robe Lighthouse, and indulge your taste buds at Governor Robe Wines - The Attic House.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Robe trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Kangaroo Island to Robe takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Robe

Wineries · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

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Must see
Robe Beach
4.9
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Must see
Cape Jaffa Wines
4.4

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Whale Bone Studio Arts, then see what you can catch with Salty Dog Charters, then visit a coastal fixture at Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Russell Clark Reserve.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Port Fairy route planner.

Traveling by car from Robe to Port Fairy takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Robe to Port Fairy. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): kick back and relax at Bells Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, then stroll around Coogoorah Park Nature Reserve, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Torquay Front Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Torquay travel route builder tool.

Getting from Port Fairy to Torquay by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Albury.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Albury

Albury ©
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St Matthew's Anglican Church, examine the collection at Jindera Pioneer Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Wonga Wetlands.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Albury journey planner.

Drive from Torquay to Albury in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Torquay in December, expect nights in Albury to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Albury

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Wildlife Area
Wonga Wetlands
4.3
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Specialty Museum
Jindera Pioneer Museum
4.8

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