22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly
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Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly
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Torquay
— 3 nights
Drive
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Port Campbell
— 1 night
Drive
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Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly

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Brisbane

Australia's New World City

Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Get outdoors at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Surfers Paradise Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea World Theme Park and David Fleay Wildlife Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Brisbane: Mooloolaba (Mooloolaba Beach, Point Cartwright, &more), Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Buderim (Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage & Buderim Forest Park). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, head outdoors with Pelican Feeding, kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach, and get your game on at Psychic Twin Featherz.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Brisbane journey maker.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Brisbane. In March, daytime highs in Brisbane are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

6
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach will thrill your kids. Get in touch with nature at Bondi to Coogee Walk and Shelly Beach. There's still lots to do: stroll through Manly Beach, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through The Rocks, and take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sydney online holiday planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

3
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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.
Relax by the water at Bells Beach and Point Lonsdale Beach. Kids will enjoy The Great Ocean Road and Point Addis Marine National Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at 13th Beach, stroll around Coogoorah Park Nature Reserve, and identify plant and animal life at Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Torquay online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Sydney to Torquay in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Torquay, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

1
night
Port Campbell

Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 4th (Sun), learn about winemaking at Newtons Ridge Estate Vineyard & Winery, identify plant and animal life at Gibsons Steps, then admire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge, and finally take some stellar pictures from Twelve Apostles.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell tour planner.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Port Campbell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Wineries

6
nights
Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get outdoors at St. Kilda Beach and McCrae Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens and Melbourne Zoo. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Pyramid Rock (in Ventnor), Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo) and Pulpit Rock (in Cape Schanck). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, identify plant and animal life at St Kilda Pier, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

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Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
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.