6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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Ouyen
— Few hours
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Sea Lake
— Few hours
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Swan Hill
— 1 night
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Echuca
— 1 night
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Ballarat
— Few hours
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Lavers Hill
— 1 night
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Princetown
— Few hours
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Warrnambool
— 1 night
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Port Fairy
— Few hours
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Portland
— Few hours
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Mount Gambier
— 1 night
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Naracoorte
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Ouyen

Ouyen is a town in Victoria, Australia, located in the Rural City of Mildura at the junction of the Calder Highway and Mallee Highway, 105km south of Mildura and 441km north-west of Melbourne. To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Ouyen trip planner.

Adelaide to Ouyen is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Adelaide to Ouyen, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adelaide in January, you will find days in Ouyen are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). You will leave for Sea Lake on the 3rd (Thu).

Things to do in Ouyen

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Sea Lake

Sea Lake is a town in the Mallee district of north-west Victoria, Australia and is situated on the southern shores of Lake Tyrrell. For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sea Lake trip tool.

Traveling by car from Ouyen to Sea Lake takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 3rd (Thu), you're off to Swan Hill.

Things to do in Sea Lake

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Swan Hill

Swan Hill is a city in the northwest of Victoria, Australia on the Murray Valley Highway and on the south bank of the Murray River, downstream from the junction of the Loddon River. To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Swan Hill trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Sea Lake to Swan Hill takes an hour. On the 4th (Fri), you're off to Echuca.

Things to do in Swan Hill

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

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Echuca

Echuca is a town located on the banks of the Murray River and Campaspe River in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the waterfront activity at Port of Echuca Discovery Centre.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Echuca sightseeing website.

You can drive from Swan Hill to Echuca in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Echuca

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Ballarat

The Golden City

Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sovereign Hill. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Sovereign Hill.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ballarat tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Echuca to Ballarat by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in January, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lavers Hill.

Things to do in Ballarat

Historic Sites · Museums

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Lavers Hill

Lavers Hill is a town in Victoria, Australia, located 48km inland from Port Campbell and 48km from Apollo Bay. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): kick back and relax at Johanna Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lavers Hill trip builder site.

Getting from Ballarat to Lavers Hill by car takes about 2.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sun) before leaving for Princetown.

Things to do in Lavers Hill

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Princetown

On the 6th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Gibsons Steps, take in the dramatic natural features at The Razorback, identify plant and animal life at Loch Ard Gorge, then make a trip to The Grotto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Princetown road trip planning site.

Princetown is just a stone's throw from Lavers Hill. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Princetown

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Warrnambool

Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stroll through Logan's Beach and then admire the striking features of Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Warrnambool online itinerary planner.

Drive from Princetown to Warrnambool in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Port Fairy tour planner.

Port Fairy is just a stone's throw from Warrnambool. You will leave for Portland on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Port Fairy

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Portland

Portland is a city in Victoria, Australia, and is the oldest European settlement in the state. On the 7th (Mon), visit a coastal fixture at Cape Nelson lighthouse.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Portland online trip planner.

You can drive from Port Fairy to Portland in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. In January in Portland, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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Mount Gambier

The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Gambier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Portland to Mount Gambier takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January in Mount Gambier, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Naracoorte.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Naracoorte

Naracoorte is a town in the Limestone Coast region of South Australia, approximately 336 kilometres south-east of Adelaide and 100 kilometres north of Mount Gambier on the Riddoch Highway .HistoryNaracoorte was formed from the merger of two towns, Kincraig, founded in 1845 by Scottish explorer William Macintosh, and Narracoorte, established as a government settlement in 1847. You've now added Naracoorte Caves National Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Wynns Coonawarra Estate and then Head underground at Naracoorte Caves National Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Naracoorte tour builder website.

Drive from Mount Gambier to Naracoorte in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Naracoorte

Nature · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

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.