6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Victoria visit planner

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Fly
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Geelong
— Few hours
Drive
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Torquay
— 1 night
Drive
3
Lorne
— 1 night
Drive
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Apollo Bay
— 1 night
Drive
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Warrnambool
— 1 night
Drive
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Melbourne
— 1 night
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Geelong

Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia, 75km south-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Eastern Beach Reserve.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Geelong journey maker app.

Sydney to Geelong is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in October; daily highs in Geelong reach 24°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Geelong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your trip

1
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Torquay

Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
On the 27th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Torquay day trip planning site.

Torquay is just a stone's throw from Geelong. October in Torquay sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lorne.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Lorne

Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. On the 28th (Mon), appreciate the history behind Cinema Point Lookout Great Ocean Road, enjoy the sand and surf at Lorne Beach, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lorne trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Lorne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Lorne sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Lorne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

1
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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): trek along Great Ocean Walk, stroll through Mait's Rest, and then take some stellar pictures from Mariners Lookout.

Start your trip to Apollo Bay by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Lorne to Apollo Bay in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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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 30th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, identify plant and animal life at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, then examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, and finally kick back and relax at Logan's Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Warrnambool vacation website.

You can drive from Apollo Bay to Warrnambool in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

1
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Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 31st (Thu), see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, contemplate the long history of St. Patrick's Cathedral, then pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St Paul's Cathedral.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne day trip planning app.

Drive from Warrnambool to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Historic Sites

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.