6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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Mansfield
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Bright
— 1 night
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Albury
— 1 night
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Shepparton
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Echuca
— 1 night
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Bendigo
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Mansfield

Mansfield is a small town in the foothills of the Victorian Alps in the Australian state of Victoria. On the 4th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Watson's Mountain Country Trail Rides - Day Tours and then meet the residents at Mansfield Zoo.

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Mernda to Mansfield is an approximately 2-hour car ride. While traveling from Mernda, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mansfield, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bright.
Tours · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
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Bright — 1 night

Bright is a town in northeastern Victoria, Australia, 319 metres above sea level at the southeastern end of the Ovens Valley. Canyon Walk has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Canyon Walk.

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Getting from Mansfield to Bright by car takes about 2.5 hours. January in Bright sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 16°C at night. You'll set off for Albury on the 5th (Wed).
Nature · Parks
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Albury — 1 night

Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Hume and then walk around Noreuil Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Albury day trip tool.

You can drive from Bright to Albury in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in January, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Shepparton.
Parks · Nature
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Shepparton

Shepparton is a city located on the floodplain of the Goulburn River in northern Victoria, Australia, approximately 181km north-northeast of Melbourne. For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Shepparton trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Albury to Shepparton takes 2 hours. Traveling from Albury in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Shepparton, with lows of 16°C. You'll set off for Echuca on the 6th (Thu).
Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Echuca — 1 night

Echuca is a town located on the banks of the Murray River and Campaspe River in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Great Aussie Beer Shed, then explore and take pictures at Port of Echuca Discovery Centre, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Echuca travel route planner.

Drive from Shepparton to Echuca in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bendigo.
Tours · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Bendigo — 2 nights

The architect Vahland had designs to make Bendigo a "Vienna of the south" by encouraging European artisans to immigrate to the city.
Explore Bendigo's surroundings by going to Daylesford (Lake Daylesford & Spas) and Sanguine Estate (in Heathcote). Next up on the itinerary: go deep underground at Central Deborah Gold Mine, see the interesting displays at Golden Dragon Museum, admire the masterpieces at Bendigo Art Gallery, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Weeroona.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bendigo trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Echuca to Bendigo in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Nature · Parks · Museums · Spas
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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.