28 days in Australia Itinerary

28 days in Australia Itinerary

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Lorne
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Port Fairy
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Robe
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
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Port Augusta
— 1 night
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Ceduna
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Eucla
— 1 night
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Caiguna
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Esperance
— 2 nights
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Albany
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Margaret River
— 2 nights
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Perth
— 3 nights
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Cervantes
— 1 night
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Geraldton
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Carnarvon
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Ningaloo
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Exmouth
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Karratha
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Port Hedland
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Broome
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Lorne

Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): stroll through Lorne Beach, then examine the collection at Great Ocean Road Story, and then make a trip to Teddy's Lookout.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lorne day trip planner.

Melbourne to Lorne is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Lorne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. On the 5th (Sat), head off the coast to Griffiths Island, admire the striking features of Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island, then take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts, then do a tasting at Basalt Wines, and finally get impressive views of Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Sir Reginald Ansett Transport Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Hamilton Botanic Gardens, and then browse the exhibits of Hamilton Gallery.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Port Fairy trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Lorne to Port Fairy by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Robe.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Parks · Museums · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

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Robe

Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stop by Mahalia Coffee, then don't miss a visit to Cape Dombey Obelisk, then do a tasting at Wangolina, and finally don't miss a visit to The Big Lobster.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Robe driving holiday tool.

You can drive from Port Fairy to Robe in 3.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Port Fairy to Robe is minus 0.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Robe

Shopping · Wineries

Side Trip

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 8th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Adelaide Zoo, and then admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden. On your second day here, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd, and then explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Adelaide trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Robe to Adelaide takes 4 hours. In September in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Shopping

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Port Augusta

A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Homestead Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Water Tower Lookout, and then admire the natural beauty at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden.

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You can drive from Adelaide to Port Augusta in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Adelaide in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Port Augusta, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Ceduna.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks · Museums · Shopping

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Ceduna

Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ceduna itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Port Augusta to Ceduna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. On the 11th (Fri), you're off to Eucla.

Things to do in Ceduna

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

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Eucla

Eucla is the easternmost locality in Western Australia, located in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia along the Eyre Highway, approximately 11km west of the South Australian border. On the 11th (Fri), play a few rounds at Nullarbor Links, contemplate the long history of Old Telegraph Station, and then steep yourself in history at Eucla Jetty. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Bunda Cliffs.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Eucla road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Ceduna to Eucla in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ceduna to Eucla is minus 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Caiguna.

Things to do in Eucla

Historic Sites · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Caiguna

Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Caiguna Blowhole.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Caiguna trip maker.

Drive from Eucla to Caiguna in 4 hours. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Esperance.

Things to do in Caiguna

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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Esperance

Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Anything & Everything Esperance, steep yourself in history at Esperance Stonehenge, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cape Le Grand National Park. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Esperance Whale Tail, then don't miss a visit to Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm, and then kick back and relax at Twilight Bay.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Esperance sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Caiguna to Esperance takes 5.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Mt Melville Lookout, explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Middleton Beach, then see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, and finally get great views at Rotary Lookout Albany. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Greens Pool and then learn about winemaking at Singlefile Wines.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Albany trip planner.

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

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Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): Head underground at Ngilgi Cave, explore the galleries of Tracie Anderson Ceramics, then take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty, and finally stroll through Meelup Beach. On the next day, Head underground at Lake Cave and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Margaret River trip tool.

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours · Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Perth

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Change things up with a short trip to Fremantle Prison in Fremantle (about 32 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, make a trip to The Bell Tower, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of Western Australia, and take in the views from Matagarup Bridge.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Perth day trip tool.

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Perth, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Cervantes.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Cervantes

Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. On the 23rd (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nambung National Park, then view the masterpieces at Sea Spray Art by Kiera, and then explore the activities along Lake Thetis.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cervantes day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Perth to Cervantes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Geraldton.

Things to do in Cervantes

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Geraldton

Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located 424km north of Perth.At June 2015 Geraldton had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at HMAS Sydney II Memorial, then view the masterpieces at Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Francis Xavier Cathedral.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Geraldton day trip planner.

You can drive from Cervantes to Geraldton in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 10°C. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Carnarvon.

Things to do in Geraldton

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

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Carnarvon

Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): make a trip to One Mile Jetty, then take an in-depth tour of Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, and then make a trip to OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon.

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Getting from Geraldton to Carnarvon by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. In September, Carnarvon is somewhat warmer than Geraldton - with highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Carnarvon

Museums

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Ningaloo

Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Reef.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Ningaloo trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Carnarvon to Ningaloo takes 4 hours. While traveling from Carnarvon, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ningaloo, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Exmouth.

Things to do in Ningaloo

Wildlife · Parks
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Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Exmouth trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Ningaloo to Exmouth takes 2 hours. In September in Exmouth, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 15°C at night. You'll set off for Karratha on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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Karratha

Karratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Dampier Port and then take some stellar pictures from Staircase To The Moon.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Karratha trip planner.

Traveling by car from Exmouth to Karratha takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Port Hedland.

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Port Hedland

Port Hedland is the second largest town in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with an estimated urban population of 15,191, including the satellite town of South Hedland, 18 km away. To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Port Hedland trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Karratha to Port Hedland takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Port Hedland

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

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Broome

Yawuru Country

A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): kick back and relax at Broome Town Beach, view the masterpieces at Broome Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at The Courthouse Collection, then look for all kinds of wild species at Malcolm Douglas Broome Crocodile Park, and finally get great views at The Roebuck Bay Lookout. On the next day, take in the exciting artwork at Yane Sotiroski Photography Gallery, then explore the striking landscape at Gantheaume Point, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Japanese Cemetery.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Broome trip itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Hedland to Broome. September in Broome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 21°C at night. On the 1st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Australia travel guide

4.6
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.

Greater Perth travel guide

4.3
Gardens · Historic Sites · Beaches
Encompassing the immediate surroundings of Western Australia’s state capital, Greater Perth boasts a wealth of verdant fields and hills. Unlike much of Western Australia, Greater Perth is a land of lush, rolling hills, forested groves, and colorful, floral gardens.