28 days in Australia Itinerary

28 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary builder
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Borroloola
— 1 night
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Mount Isa
— 2 nights
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Townsville
— 2 nights
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Gladstone
— 1 night
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Bundaberg
— 1 night
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Noosa
— 3 nights
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Brisbane
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Tenterfield
— 2 nights
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Sydney
— 2 nights
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Rylstone
— 3 nights
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Roma
— 2 nights
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Longreach
— 3 nights
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Mount Isa
— 3 nights
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Borroloola
— 1 day
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Borroloola — 1 night

Borroloola is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. On the 11th (Tue), stroll around Limmen National Park.

You can plan Borroloola trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Katherine to Borroloola is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mount Isa.
Parks

Mount Isa — 2 nights

Mount Isa is a city in the Gulf Country region of Queensland, Australia. For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mount Isa trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Borroloola to Mount Isa in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Borroloola to Mount Isa due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 43°C in January, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You will leave for Townsville on the 14th (Fri).
Museums · Tours · Shopping · Nightlife

Townsville — 2 nights

Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Maritime Museum of Townsville, then enjoy the sand and surf at The Strand, and then step off the mainland to explore Museum of Tropical Queensland.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Townsville road trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mount Isa to Townsville. Traveling from Mount Isa in January, you will find days in Townsville are a bit cooler (37°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Gladstone.
Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Gladstone — 1 night

Gladstone is a city in the Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia. To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Gladstone trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Townsville to Gladstone. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. On the 17th (Mon), you're off to Bundaberg.
Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Nature

Bundaberg — 1 night

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bundaberg online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gladstone to Bundaberg takes 2.5 hours. In January in Bundaberg, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. You'll set off for Noosa on the 18th (Tue).
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Museums

Noosa — 3 nights

Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Noosa day trip planning website.

Drive from Bundaberg to Noosa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 21st (Fri), you'll travel to Brisbane.
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Brisbane

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.
For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Noosa to Brisbane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. You will leave for Tenterfield on the 21st (Fri).
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games

Tenterfield — 2 nights

Tenterfield is a town in New South Wales, Australia. To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tenterfield road trip planner.

You can drive from Brisbane to Tenterfield in 3.5 hours. On the 24th (Mon), you're off to Sydney.
Parks · Nature · Wineries · Outdoors

Sydney — 2 nights

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner.

You can drive from Tenterfield to Sydney in 8 hours. January in Sydney sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. You will leave for Rylstone on the 26th (Wed).
Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Rylstone — 3 nights

Rylstone is a small town in New South Wales, Australia, in the Central Tablelands region within the Mid-Western Regional Council local government area. To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rylstone day trip planning site.

Drive from Sydney to Rylstone in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney in January, Rylstone is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. On the 29th (Sat), you'll travel to Roma.
Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Nature

Roma — 2 nights

Roma is a town, locality and the administrative centre in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia. On the 30th (Sun), make a trip to Roma's Biggest Bottle Tree and then don't miss a visit to The Big Rig.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Roma trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rylstone to Roma. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Longreach.
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Longreach — 3 nights

Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. When in Longreach, make a side trip to see Waltzing Matilda Centre in Winton, approximately Winton away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Qantas Founders Museum, stop by Spinifex Collections, shop like a local with Outback Pics, and contemplate the long history of Longreach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Longreach tour builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Roma to Longreach. In January, daily temperatures in Longreach can reach 44°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Mount Isa.
Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips

Mount Isa — 3 nights

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Mount Isa road trip website.

You can drive from Longreach to Mount Isa in 7 hours. Another option is to fly. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to Borroloola.
Museums · Tours · Shopping · Nightlife

Borroloola — 1 day

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Borroloola fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Mount Isa to Borroloola in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Mount Isa to Borroloola. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Mon).
Parks · Wildlife

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
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.