8 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Itinerary

8 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Queensland travel route planner

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Brisbane
— 3 nights
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Gold Coast
— 4 nights
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Brisbane

— 3 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.
We've included these beaches for you: Kings Beach and Mooloolaba Beach. Family-friendly places like Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and MaisyMoo will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: stroll around South Bank Parklands, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nepalese Pagoda, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane road trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Brisbane is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Brisbane is 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in March, with highs in Brisbane at 32°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gold Coast

— 4 nights
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Head to Pacific Fair Shopping Centre and Truly Teafor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Surfers Paradise Beach and Cape Byron Walking Track. When in Gold Coast, make a side trip to see Cape Byron Lighthouse in Byron Bay, approximately Byron Bay away. The adventure continues: try out the rides at Sea World Theme Park, view the masterpieces at Anthea Polson Art, buy something for everyone on your list at Harbour Town Premium Outlets, and catch some excitement at Infinity Attraction.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Gold Coast online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In March in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

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