56 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

56 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

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Brisbane
— 15 nights
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Sydney
— 6 nights
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Brisbane
— 34 nights

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Brisbane — 15 nights

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.
Get in touch with nature at Caloundra Golf Club and Maroochydore Beach. Appreciate the collections at Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage and 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace. Change things up with these side-trips from Brisbane: Mooloolaba (SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast & Sunshine Coast Craft Beer Tours), Broadbeach (Kurrawa Beach & The Star Gold Coast Casino) and Gold Coast (Zipline & Currumbin Beach). Spend the 19th (Tue) exploring nature at D'Aguilar National Park. Spend the 16th (Sat) exploring nature at Burleigh Head National Park. There's lots more to do: visit Downtown Caloundra, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Natural Bridge, and see the interesting displays at Cobb+Co Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Brisbane trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Brisbane. In April, daytime highs in Brisbane are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Sydney.
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Sydney — 6 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.
Visiting Bondi to Coogee Walk and Bondi Beach will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will appreciate Art Gallery of New South Wales and Hyde Park Barracks. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Wentworth Falls Lookout (in Wentworth Falls) and Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum (in Valley Heights). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at Australian Museum.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney travel planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Brisbane, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to fly to Brisbane.
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Brisbane — 34 nights

Get in touch with nature at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Burleigh Heads Beach. You'll explore and learn at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre and MacArthur Museum Brisbane. Change things up with these side-trips from Brisbane: Buderim (Buderim Forest Park & Pioneer Cottage Buderim), Murwillumbah (Tweed Regional Museum - Murwillumbah & Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre) and Mapleton Observatory (in Mapleton). Spend the 12th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. See even more of Brisbane: walk around South Bank Parklands, explore the world behind art at Queensland Art Gallery, take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, and examine the collection at Opal Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Brisbane visit planner.

Getting from Sydney to Brisbane by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus.
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