16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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Wagga Wagga
— 1 night
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Hay
— 1 night
Drive
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Mungo National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mildura
— 1 night
Fly to Adelaide International Airport, Drive to Goolwa
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Goolwa
— 1 night
Drive to Adelaide International Airport, Fly to Kangaroo Island
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Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
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Robe
— 3 nights
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Warrnambool
— 1 night
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Jan Juc
— 1 night
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Albury
— 1 night
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Wagga Wagga

— 1 night
The town of Wagga Wagga has an abnormally high percentage of athletic success.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Coolamon Fire Museum, view the masterpieces at Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, then make a trip to National Art Glass Gallery, and finally explore and take pictures at Wagga Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Wagga Wagga trip itinerary maker tool.

Sydney to Wagga Wagga is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect nights in Wagga Wagga to be slightly colder, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Hay.

Things to do in Wagga Wagga

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Hay

— 1 night
Hay is a town in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Hay War Memorial High School Museum, see the interesting displays at Shear Outback, and then trek along Bidgee Riverside Trail.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hay trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Wagga Wagga to Hay in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Mungo National Park.

Things to do in Hay

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Mungo National Park

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Mungo. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Mungo National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mungo National Park trip builder website.

You can drive from Hay to Mungo National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sat) before leaving for Mildura.

Things to do in Mungo National Park

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Mildura

— 1 night
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Apex Beach and then do a tasting at Oak Valley Estate Winery.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Mildura road trip app.

Getting from Mungo National Park to Mildura by car takes about 2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Mildura are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Goolwa.

Things to do in Mildura

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wineries
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Goolwa

— 1 night
Goolwa is a historic river port on the Murray River near the Murray Mouth in South Australia, and joined by a bridge to Hindmarsh Island. On the 20th (Sun), get outside with Outdoor Activities, tour the pleasant surroundings at Richard Ballard Park, then make a trip to The Goolwa Barrage, and finally kick back and relax at Horseshoe Bay.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Goolwa trip itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mildura to Goolwa. Traveling from Mildura to Goolwa, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mildura in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Goolwa, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Goolwa

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Kangaroo Island

— 3 nights
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Get in touch with nature at Kangaroo Island Marine Adventures and Stokes Beach. Get some cultural insight at Fine Art Kangaroo Island and George's 52,000 Castle Lights. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours, stroll through Seal Bay Conservation Park, stop by Emu Ridge Eucalyptus, and wander the wide-open spaces of Island Pure Sheep Dairy.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Goolwa to Kangaroo Island. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Robe.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Robe

— 3 nights
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Get outdoors at Robe Beach and Beachport Surf Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cape Jaffa Wines and Robe Lighthouse. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Robe: Beachport (Beachport Old Wool and Grain Store Museum, Stillwater Paddleboards, &more). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Ralph Fowler Wines, steep yourself in history at Robe Gaol Ruins, and look for gifts at Governor Robe Wines - The Attic House.

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Traveling by car from Kangaroo Island to Robe takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Robe

Outdoors · Wineries · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Warrnambool

— 1 night
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts, take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, get impressive views of Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Foreshore Promenade.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Warrnambool day trip app.

Traveling by car from Robe to Warrnambool takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Robe to Warrnambool. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Jan Juc.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

Jan Juc

— 1 night
On the 28th (Mon), kick back and relax at Guvvos Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Allen Noble Sanctuary, then learn about winemaking at Blakes Estate Winery, and finally take some stellar pictures from Bird Rock Lookout. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Eagle Rock Marine Sanctuary, then visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Distillery Creek Picnic Ground, and finally kick back and relax at Jan Juc Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Jan Juc trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Warrnambool to Jan Juc takes 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Albury.

Things to do in Jan Juc

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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 30th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Wagirra Trail.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Albury trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Jan Juc to Albury in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Jan Juc in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Albury, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Albury

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

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.