60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Brisbane
— 3 nights
2
Fraser Island
— 4 nights
3
Blackheath
— 4 nights
4
Sydney
— 7 nights
5
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
6
Melbourne
— 7 nights
7
Ventnor
— 5 nights
8
Perth
— 2 nights
9
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
10
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 4 nights
11
Cairns
— 5 nights
12
Cape Tribulation
— 4 nights
13
Port Douglas
— 5 nights

3
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Brisbane

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World (in Maleny) and Mooloolaba Beach (in Mooloolaba). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around South Bank Parklands, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, and see the interesting displays at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Brisbane. In February, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World, Mooloolaba Beach
Find places to stay Feb 22 — 25:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout

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nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie, head off the coast to Waddy Point, kick back and relax at Seventy-Five Mile Beach, and stroll through Eli Creek.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Fraser Island trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight, ferry, and car from Brisbane to Fraser Island takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. February in Fraser Island sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Blackheath.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks · Nature · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 25 — Mar 1:
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Lake Wabby ©
Lake Wabby
Indian Head ©
Indian Head

4
nights
Blackheath

Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Get out of town with these interesting Blackheath side-trips: Lake Wallace (in Wallerawang), Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, take some stellar pictures from Hassan's Wall, take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Blackheath trip itinerary builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Fraser Island to Blackheath with the Route module. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Fraser Island in March, with highs in Blackheath at 31°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Blackheath

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Katoomba, Lithgow, Leura, Bilpin Cider Company, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 6:
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath

7
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take a stroll through The Rocks.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Sydney trip planner.

You can drive from Blackheath to Sydney in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Mar 6 — 13:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

2
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Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
On the 14th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoon Beach, learn more about the world around you at Lord Howe Island Museum, then stroll through Ned's Beach, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tee off at Lord Howe Island Golf Club, then hike along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lord Howe Island journey planning app.

Fly from Sydney to Lord Howe Island in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Lord Howe Island. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 15:
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Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

7
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately Werribee away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and see the interesting displays at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip builder.

You can fly from Lord Howe Island to Melbourne in 6 hours. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Lord Howe Island to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Ventnor.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

5
nights
Ventnor

Ventnor ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ventnor: The Enchanted Adventure Garden (in Arthurs Seat) and Cape Schanck Boardwalk (in Flinders).

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Ventnor trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Melbourne to Ventnor in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in March, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Ventnor

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cowes, Newhaven, Summerlands, Phillip Island, YCW Beach
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 27:
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Kitty Miller Bay ©
Kitty Miller Bay
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Cowes Beach ©
Cowes Beach

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fremantle Prison, then get your game on at The Nostalgia Box Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, then appreciate the history behind State War Memorial, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Perth trip itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ventnor to Perth. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Ventnor, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Perth, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, and take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Perth in March; daily highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park reach 41°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 1:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge

4
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Nourlangie Rock, hike along Gubara, stroll through Bardedjilidji Walk, and get great views at Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Motor Car Falls ©
Motor Car Falls
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock
Lake Jabiru ©
Lake Jabiru

5
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Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Palm Cove (Spas & Palm Cove Beach). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Green Island, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cairns trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. In April, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Palm Cove
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

4
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Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape Tribulation side-trips: Cow Bay (Cow Bay Beach, Walu Wugirriga Lookout, &more), Photography Tours (in Daintree) and Bloomfield Waterfall (in Bloomfield). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Myall Beach, learn more about the world around you at Daintree Entomological museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Tribulation Beach, and take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Bay Waterfall.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cape Tribulation online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Cape Tribulation takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Photography Tours, Bloomfield Waterfall
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach
Horseback Riding Tours
Thornton Beach ©
Thornton Beach

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Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Venture out of the city with trips to Daintree (Elizas Gallery & Tranquility Falls). The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, identify plant and animal life at Opal Reef, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Cape Tribulation to Port Douglas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Daintree, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Wonga Beach, Mossman Gorge Centre, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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