32 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

32 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Brisbane Region journey builder

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Brisbane
— 9 nights
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Lamington National Park
— 4 nights
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Ipswich
— 5 nights
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Preston
— 1 night
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Somerset
— 2 nights
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Caboolture
— 2 nights
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Bribie Island
— 4 nights
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Moreton Island
— 1 night
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Ferry to Holt Street, Brisbane, Train to Cleveland station, Bus to Emmett Drive at Toondah Harbour Ferry, Ferry to Dunwich
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North Stradbroke Island
— 2 nights
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— 1 night
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Brisbane

— 9 nights

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.
Gallery of Modern Art and Queensland Museum & Sciencentre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) and Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel) will appeal to history buffs. Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Wolston Farmhouse (in Wacol) and Sirromet Wines (in Mount Cotton). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, get great views at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and stop by West End.

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Sydney to Brisbane is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lamington National Park.

Things to do in Brisbane

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lamington National Park

— 4 nights
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk and Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Mountview Alpaca Farm (in Canungra) and Killarney Glen (in Beechmont). Spend the 13th (Wed) exploring nature at Lamington National Park. Spend the 14th (Thu) exploring nature at Green Mountain Camp Site.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Lamington National Park trip itinerary app.

Getting from Brisbane to Lamington National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. March in Lamington National Park sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Ipswich.

Things to do in Lamington National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Ipswich

— 5 nights
Ipswich is an urban region in south-east Queensland, Australia, which is located in the south-west of the Brisbane metropolitan area. Get a sense of the local culture at Laidley Pioneer Village and Museum and St Marys Catholic Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ipswich: Panorama Motorcycles & Memorabilia (in Boonah), Laidley (in Laidley) and Templin Historical Village (in Templin). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Workshops Rail Museum, brush up on your military savvy at RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre, take an in-depth tour of Grandchester Railway Station, and do a tasting at Ironbark Ridge Vineyard.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Ipswich trip app.

Traveling by car from Lamington National Park to Ipswich takes 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Ipswich are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Preston.

Things to do in Ipswich

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Preston

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Preston Peak Winery Function Centre.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Preston trip planner.

Getting from Ipswich to Preston by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Somerset.

Things to do in Preston

Fun & Games · Wineries

Somerset

— 2 nights
On the 21st (Thu), admire the engineering at Somerset Dam, do a tasting at Mount England Estate Winery, and then look for gifts at Barb's Gift Shop. On the next day, learn about winemaking at Woongooroo Estate, then do a tasting at Winya Wines, and then admire the masterpieces at Somerset Regional Art Gallery - The Condensery.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Somerset trip planner.

Traveling by car from Preston to Somerset takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Caboolture.

Things to do in Somerset

Wineries · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Caboolture

— 2 nights
Caboolture is a town and suburb in Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Caboolture Historical Village, brush up on your military savvy at TAVAS Aviation Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbey Church. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Pine Rivers Heritage Museum, steep yourself in history at Old Petrie Town, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kurwongbah.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Caboolture trip planner.

Drive from Somerset to Caboolture in 1.5 hours. March in Caboolture sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bribie Island.

Things to do in Caboolture

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Bribie Island

— 4 nights
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bribie Island Seaside Museum and Bribie Island Community Arts Centre.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Bribie Island trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Caboolture to Bribie Island in an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Moreton Island.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Golf

Moreton Island

— 1 night

Gem of the South

Off Queensland's southeastern coast, Moreton Island offers steep dunes and beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Tangalooma Wrecks, then head off the coast to Moreton Island, and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Moreton Lighthouse.

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Traveling by journey from Bribie Island to Moreton Island takes 4.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Moreton Island are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Moreton Island

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

North Stradbroke Island

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Frenchman's Beach, take a leisurely stroll along North Gorge Walk, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Amity Point Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Brown Lake, then explore the engaging exhibits at North Stradbroke Island Historical Museum, then stroll the grounds of Dunwich Cemetery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cylinder Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the North Stradbroke Island vacation planning website.

You can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus from Moreton Island to North Stradbroke Island in 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Macleay Island.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

Macleay Island

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the galleries of Kara-Mia's Mosaics and then stroll through Dalpura Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Macleay Island trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from North Stradbroke Island to Macleay Island takes 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Macleay Island

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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Brisbane Region travel guide

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Parks · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Tours of Brisbane Region allow you to enjoy all the modern amenities of an easygoing, multicultural capital, as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer in untouched national parks and sand islands. Excellent dining, stylish shopping neighborhoods, and lively music scene await curious travelers at the charming state capital. To explore the region's great outdoors--bush tracks, vast sand dunes, pristine waterfalls, and rainforest canopies--you'll just need to hop on a water taxi or take a short drive from the city. North Stradbroke and its neighboring Moreton Island offer ample hiking, snorkeling, and wildlife watching opportunities, but to truly immerse yourself in the region's beautiful nature, visit one of the six national parks within the Scenic Rim.