50 days in Australia Itinerary

50 days in Australia Itinerary

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Maroochydore
— 5 nights
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Eidsvold
— 2 nights
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Monto
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Rockhampton
— 3 nights
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Seventeen Seventy
— 3 nights
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Bundaberg
— 4 nights
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Hervey Bay
— 3 nights
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Rainbow Beach
— 2 nights
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Maroochydore
— 17 nights
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Toowoomba
— 2 nights
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Moree
— 2 nights
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Dubbo
— 2 nights
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Junee
— 2 nights
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Euroa
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Maroochydore — 5 nights

Maroochydore is an urban centre on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Maroochydore side-trips: Australia Zoo (in Beerwah) and Maleny (Obi Boardwalk & Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast, stroll through Maroochydore Beach, make a trip to Foote Sanctuary of Buderim, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Maroochydore journey maker site.

Melbourne to Maroochydore is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Melbourne in July, things will get a bit warmer in Maroochydore: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Eidsvold.
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Eidsvold — 2 nights

Eidsvold is a small town and locality in the North Burnett Region of Queensland, Australia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: deepen your understanding at RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Eidsvold day trip planning site.

You can drive from Maroochydore to Eidsvold in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Monto.
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Monto

Monto is a town in Queensland, Australia, located on the Burnett Highway 500km north-west of Brisbane and 235km south of Rockhampton. To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Monto trip builder website.

Getting from Eidsvold to Monto by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive. You will leave for Rockhampton on the 21st (Thu).
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Rockhampton — 3 nights

With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mount Morgan Railway Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rockhampton: Emu Park (Singing Ship & Anzac Plaza Emu Park). There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Archer (Nurim).

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rockhampton road trip app.

Traveling by car from Monto to Rockhampton takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Rockhampton sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Sun) before leaving for Seventeen Seventy.
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Seventeen Seventy — 3 nights

Seventeen Seventy, also written as 1770, is a town and locality in Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia, built on the site of the second landing by James Cook and the crew of HM Bark Endeavour in May 1770 (Cook's first landing in what is now the state of Queensland). Seventeen Seventy is known for wildlife, nature, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with 1770reef, take some stellar pictures from Bustard Bay Lookout, pause for some photo ops at Lieutenant James Cook Monument Cairn, and look for all kinds of wild species at Joseph Banks Regional Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Seventeen Seventy trip planner.

Getting from Rockhampton to Seventeen Seventy by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Rockhampton in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Seventeen Seventy. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bundaberg.
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Bundaberg — 4 nights

Bundaberg is known for breweries & distilleries, museums, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bundaberg Rum Distillery, look for all kinds of wild species at Mon Repos Turtle Encounter, and relax in the rural setting at Tinaberries.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bundaberg trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seventeen Seventy to Bundaberg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Seventeen Seventy in July since evenings lows in Bundaberg dip to 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Hervey Bay.
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Hervey Bay — 3 nights

With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Hervey Bay is known for wildlife, adventure, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to The Pier, grab your bike and head to Esplanade, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Reefworld Aquarium and Shark Swim.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Hervey Bay tour planner.

You can drive from Bundaberg to Hervey Bay in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rainbow Beach.
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Rainbow Beach — 2 nights

Rainbow Beach is a coastal town in the Wide Bay–Burnett region of Queensland, Australia, east of Gympie. On the 3rd (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Carlo Sand Blow. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Barnacles Dolphin Centre, take in the dramatic natural features at Coloured Sands, and then take in the waterfront activity at Carlo Point Marina.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rainbow Beach trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Maroochydore.
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Maroochydore — 17 nights

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maroochydore: Montville (Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith, Sunshine Coast Great Walk, &more), The Ginger Factory (in Yandina) and Queensland Air Museum (in Caloundra). Spend the 19th (Fri) exploring nature at Glass House Mountains National Park. See some other sides of Maroochydore: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, experience rural life at The Big Pineapple, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ninderry, and see human ingenuity at work at Ewen Maddock Dam.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Maroochydore online trip maker.

You can drive from Rainbow Beach to Maroochydore in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Toowoomba.
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Toowoomba — 2 nights

Toowoomba is a city in the Darling Downs region in the Australian state of Queensland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Gardens USQ QLD and then get great views at Mount Peel Bushland Park. On the next day, view the masterpieces at First Coat Outdoor Gallery, see the interesting displays at Cobb+Co Museum, then stroll around Queens Park Botanic Gardens, then make a trip to Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Newtown Park & Queensland State Rose Garden.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Toowoomba trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Maroochydore to Toowoomba takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Maroochydore in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Toowoomba, with lows around 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Wed) before leaving for Moree.
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Moree — 2 nights

Moree is a large town in Moree Plains Shire in northern New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at Moree Artesian Aquatic Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Waa Gorge, then go for a walk through Rocket Park, then view the masterpieces at Bank Art Museum Moree, and finally learn about winemaking at Woolaway Wines.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Moree trip planning site.

You can drive from Toowoomba to Moree in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Dubbo.
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Dubbo — 2 nights

Visit the city of Dubbo, the most populous urban area in the Orana Region, for an exciting and thriving multicultural city from which to explore the surrounding Great Western Plains.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take a stroll around Western Plains Cultural Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the fresh offerings at Dubbo Farmers Market, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, and then admire the natural beauty at Shoyoen Japanese Garden.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Dubbo trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Moree to Dubbo in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Moree in August since evenings lows in Dubbo dip to 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sun) before leaving for Junee.
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Junee — 2 nights

Junee is a medium-sized town in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. On the 28th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Broadway Museum and then make a trip to Bethungra Rail Spiral. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Junee Urban Wetland, contemplate the long history of Monte Cristo Homestead, then examine the collection at Temora Aviation Museum, and finally stop by Pak Gallery.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Junee travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dubbo to Junee takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Dubbo in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Junee: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 3°C at night. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Euroa.
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Euroa — 2 nights

Euroa is a town in the Shire of Strathbogie in the north-east of Victoria, Australia. On the 30th (Tue), browse for treasures at La Galerie de Nagambie and then walk around Euroa Arboretum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St Malachy's Catholic Church, then do a tasting at Mitchelton Wines, then make a trip to Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk, and finally pause for some photo ops at Victoria Cross Memorial.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Euroa online route planner.

Traveling by car from Junee to Euroa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Euroa, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 3°C at night. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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Australia travel guide

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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.
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