30 days in Australia Itinerary

30 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia itinerary planner

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Train to Copenhagen Airport, Fly to Sydney
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Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly
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Hervey Bay
— 3 nights
Drive
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Eumundi
— 2 nights
Train to International Airport, platform 1, Fly to Ayers Rock
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
Fly to Darwin, Bus to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 6 nights
Bus to Charles Eaton Drive, Fly to Cairns
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Port Douglas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cape Tribulation
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly to Copenhagen, Train to Malmo

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Sydney

— 4 nights

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Brett Whiteley Studio and Lost Bear Gallery. Head to Sydney Fish Market and ATTY Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Falls Gallery (in Wentworth Falls), Leura Mall (in Leura) and Gallery One88 (in Katoomba). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sydney visit planner.

Malmo, Sweden to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Malmo to Sydney, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Malmo in September, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Sydney

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hervey Bay

— 3 nights
With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Elfotography Hervey Bay and Hervey Bay Regional Gallery. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Burrum Heads Beach. The adventure continues: look for gifts at Mary Ryan's, examine the collection at Wide Bay Hospitals Museum, explore the galleries of Ashleigh Manley Art Gallery Homewares & Gifts, and have fun and explore at Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Hervey Bay trip planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Hervey Bay in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Sydney in September, you will find days in Hervey Bay are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Eumundi.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Shopping · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Eumundi

— 2 nights
Eumundi is a small town and locality in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, 21 km south-west of Noosa Heads and 118 km north of the state capital, Brisbane. On the 10th (Fri), look for gifts at The Real McCaul, take in the exciting artwork at Artisans Gallery, then get all the information you need at Discover Eumundi Heritage & Visitor Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Montville Art Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tina Cooper Gallery. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets and then take in the exciting artwork at Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Eumundi day trip app.

Traveling by car from Hervey Bay to Eumundi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Eumundi

Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

— 4 nights
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Uluru and Kuniya Walk. Visiting Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga and Mala Walk will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: hike along Uluru Hiking Path, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, and get answers to all your questions at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park holiday builder site.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Eumundi to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Eumundi to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. September in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

— 6 nights
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Do some cultural sightseeing at Animal Tracks Safari and Anbangbang Billabong. Take a break from the city and head to Mamukala Billabong and Jim Jim Falls. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Twin Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at Mamukala Wetlands, trek along Gubara, and explore and take pictures at Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Tue) before leaving for Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Port Douglas

— 4 nights
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Do your shopping at Sunday Market Port Douglas and Ngarru Gallery. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Safaris will get you outdoors. On the 24th (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at The Deep Retreat : Deep Yoga Studio : Deep Pilates Studio, trot along with a tour on horseback, and explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Port Douglas online road trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas is 0.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trip

Cape Tribulation

— 2 nights
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
On the 26th (Sun), let the river carry you with Ocean Safari, then stroll through Dubuji Boardwalk, then learn more about the world around you at Daintree Entomological museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Tribulation Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours and then see D'Arcy of Daintree 4WD Tours.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cape Tribulation trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Cape Tribulation can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Cairns

— 3 nights

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, then trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Annie's at the Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach, then kick back and relax at Trinity Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Billy Tea Safaris.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairns road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Australia travel guide

4.7
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.