18 days in New South Wales Itinerary

18 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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Byron Bay
— 1 night
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Forster
— 1 night
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Pokolbin
— 3 nights
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Blue Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
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Blackheath
— 5 nights
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Sydney
— 5 nights

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Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): enjoy unforgettable views with Byron Bay Ballooning, then paddle through the water with Byron Bay Eco Cruises & Kayaks, then take in the exciting artwork at Craig Parry Photography, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Stone & Wood Brewery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): get outside with Getaway Girls, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Byron Lighthouse, and then hike along Cape Byron Walking Track.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Byron Bay trip planner.

Brisbane to Byron Bay is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Brisbane in July, plan for little chillier nights in Byron Bay, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Forster.

Things to do in Byron Bay

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Kayaking / Canoeing
Byron Bay Eco Cruises & Kayaks
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Balloon Ride
Byron Bay Ballooning
4.8

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Forster

Forster ©
Forster is a coastal town in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, in the Mid-Coast Council LGA, about 308km north-north-east of Sydney. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): kick back and relax at One Mile Beach, view the masterpieces at Whitewashed Gallery, then experience rural life at Colin Wren Oysters, and finally take a tour by water with Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Forster online trip maker.

Getting from Byron Bay to Forster by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In July in Forster, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Pokolbin.

Things to do in Forster

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

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Pokolbin

Pokolbin ©
With its first vineyards established in the mid 19th century, wine tourism in Pokolbin remains a major draw.
Change things up with a short trip to Wine D Road Tours in Rosebrook (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: soar above the sights with Beyond Ballooning, admire the natural beauty at Hunter Valley Gardens, do a tasting at Cockfighter's Ghost, and test your team's savvy at Wine Escape Room.

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Drive from Forster to Pokolbin in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Pokolbin can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Pokolbin

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

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Wine D Road Tours
5.0
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Balloon Ride
Beyond Ballooning
4.9
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Must see
Ernest Hill Wines
4.8

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Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Bilpin Springs Orchard, experience rural life at TNT Produce, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bilpin Cider Company, and finally do a tasting at Hillbilly Cider. On the next day, tour in harmony with nature at Tread Lightly Eco Tours and then hike along Grand Canyon track.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Blue Mountains National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pokolbin to Blue Mountains National Park. Traveling from Pokolbin in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 3°C in Blue Mountains National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Blackheath.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Tours

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Hiking Trail
Grand Canyon track
5.0

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Blackheath

Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Take a break from Blackheath with a short trip to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum in Faulconbridge, about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls Lookout, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, hike along Fortress Rock, and get great views at Echo Point Lookout.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Blackheath online journey maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Blue Mountains National Park to Blackheath. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Blackheath

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

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Sydney

Sydney ©

The Harbour City

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by The Rocks, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney itinerary tool.

Drive from Blackheath to Sydney in 2 hours. Traveling from Blackheath in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 11°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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The Rocks
4.6

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