27 days in Australia Itinerary

27 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia journey planner

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Redcliffe
— 6 nights
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Nimbin
— 8 nights
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Byron Bay
— 10 nights
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Lennox Head
— 2 nights
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Redcliffe

— 6 nights
Venture out of the city with trips to Caboolture (Centenary Lakes, TAVAS Aviation Museum, &more), Pine Rivers Heritage Museum (in Whiteside) and Glass House Mountains (Glass House Mountains National Park, Parrots in Paradise, &more).

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read our Redcliffe day trip planner.

Brisbane to Redcliffe is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nimbin.

Things to do in Redcliffe

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Nimbin

— 8 nights
Nimbin is a village in the Northern Rivers area of the Australian state of New South Wales, approximately 30km north of Lismore, 33km northeast of Kyogle, and 70km west of Byron Bay.Nimbin is notable for the prominence of its environmental initiatives such as permaculture, sustainability and self-sufficiency as well as the cannabis counterculture. Venture out of the city with trips to Mount Warning Summit Trail (in Mount Warning), Lamington National Park (in Binna Burra) and Killarney (Dagg Falls Lookout, Queen Mary Falls, &more). Spend the 28th (Tue) exploring nature at Border Ranges National Park. And it doesn't end there: get impressive views of Mount Warning, don't miss a visit to Blue Knob Hall Gallery, sample the tasty concoctions at Scenic Rim Brewery, and take in the dramatic scenery at Protestors Falls.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Nimbin trip builder app.

You can drive from Redcliffe to Nimbin in 3 hours. Traveling from Redcliffe in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nimbin, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Nimbin

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Byron Bay

— 10 nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Byron Bay: Hastings Point Headland (in Hastings Point), Watersports Guru (in Kingscliff) and Razorback Lookout (in Evans Head). There's much more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Belongil Beach, let the kids burn off some steam at Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Byron Bay itinerary app.

You can drive from Nimbin to Byron Bay in 1.5 hours. In July in Byron Bay, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Lennox Head.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Lennox Head

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): kick back and relax at Lennox Head Beach, then get great views at Pat Morton Lookout, and then explore the activities along Lake Ainsworth. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Broken Head Nature Reserve, then find something for the whole family at Macadamia Castle, then play a few rounds at Teven Valley Golf Course, and finally take in the waterfront at Lennox Head Boardwalk.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lennox Head day trip planning tool.

Lennox Head is just a short distance from Byron Bay. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Lennox Head

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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.