50 days in Australia Itinerary

50 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Adelaide
— 6 nights
2
Goolwa
— 5 nights
3
Melbourne
— 7 nights
4
Lakes Entrance
— 5 nights
5
Narooma
— 1 night
6
Jervis Bay
— 2 nights
7
Sydney
— 6 nights
8
Gold Coast
— 6 nights
9
Noosa
— 6 nights
10
Brisbane
— 3 nights

6
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Cleland Wildlife Park and Gorge Wildlife Park. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Glenelg Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Venture out of the city with trips to Rockford Winery (in Tanunda), National Motor Museum (in Birdwood) and Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock). And it doesn't end there: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, identify plant and animal life at Waterfall Gully, take an in-depth tour of Adelaide Gaol, and hike along Michael Perry Botanic Reserve.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide online itinerary maker.

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9.5 hours traveling from London to Adelaide. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from London in February: high temperatures in Adelaide hover around 32°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Goolwa.

Things to do in Adelaide

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Rockford Winery, Penfolds Magill Estate Cellar Door, National Motor Museum, Gorge Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Glenelg Beach ©
Glenelg Beach
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

5
nights
Goolwa

Goolwa ©
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. Explore hidden gems such as Aldinga Beach and Carrickalinga Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Horseshoe Bay and Morgan Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Goolwa side-trips: Ingalalla Falls (in Normanville), Blowhole Beach (in Delamere) and Second Valley Beach (in Second Valley). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Rapid Bay Beach, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Encounter Coast Spirits, identify plant and animal life at Penguin Centre, and stroll through Parsons Beach.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Goolwa online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Adelaide to Goolwa in 1.5 hours. In February in Goolwa, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Goolwa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Victor Harbor, Port Elliot, Ingalalla Falls, Morgan Beach, Blowhole Beach
Highlights from your plan
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Second Valley Beach ©
Second Valley Beach
Carrickalinga Beach ©
Carrickalinga Beach

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Bring the kids along to St. Kilda Beach and Lake Wendouree. Visit Brighton Beach and Carrum Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Ballarat (Ballarat Wildlife Park & Ballarat Botanical Gardens), Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale) and Frankston Beach (in Frankston). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, meet the residents at Healesville Sanctuary, kick back and relax at Elwood Beach, and stroll through Rye Ocean Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne journey maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Goolwa to Melbourne. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Goolwa to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Goolwa in February since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ballarat, Healesville, St Kilda, Panorama Garden Estate, Badger Creek Blueberry Farm
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park ©

5
nights
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Step off the beaten path and head to Raymond Island and Lakes Entrance Beach. Get in touch with nature at Buchan Caves and Cape Conran Nature Trail. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lakes Entrance: St Mary's Catholic Church (in Bairnsdale), Sale Common Nature Conservation Reserve (in Sale) and Snowy River Marlo (in Marlo). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Salmon Rocks, learn about winemaking at Tambo Winery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ninety Mile Beach, and step off the mainland to explore Rigbys Island.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lakes Entrance trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Melbourne to Lakes Entrance in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daytime highs in Lakes Entrance are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Narooma.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Cape Conran, Tambo Winery, Ninety Mile Beach, Raymond Island, Buchan Caves
Highlights from your plan
Raymond Island ©
Raymond Island
Buchan Caves ©
Buchan Caves
Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach

1
night
Narooma

Narooma is a town in the Australian state of New South Wales on the far south coast. On the 11th (Thu), make a trip to Glasshouse Rocks, then kick back and relax at Safety Bar Beach (South), and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Narooma sightseeing site.

You can drive from Lakes Entrance to Narooma in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Jervis Bay.

Things to do in Narooma

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Safety Bar Beach (South)
Safety Bar Beach (South)

2
nights
Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay ©
A trip to Jervis Bay will take you to the southern coast of New South Wales, known for allegedly boasting some of the whitest sands in the world.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Blenheim Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Hyams Beach, and then make a splash at Bay & Basin Leisure Centre. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Collingwood Beach and then explore the striking landscape of Booderee National Park.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jervis Bay trip itinerary site.

You can take a bus from Narooma to Jervis Bay in 3.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Jervis Bay can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Sydney.

Things to do in Jervis Bay

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Hyams Beach ©
Hyams Beach
Booderee National Park ©
Booderee National Park
Blenheim Beach ©
Blenheim Beach

6
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bondi to Coogee Walk and Manly Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sydney Opera House and The Rocks. When in Sydney, make a side trip to see Shelly Beach in Manly, approximately Manly away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, explore the striking landscape at The Gap Park, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney visit planner.

Traveling by train from Jervis Bay to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Jervis Bay in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Shelly Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

6
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Relax by the water at Burleigh Heads Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cape Byron Walking Track and Coolangatta Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gold Coast: Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre (in Murwillumbah), Tropical Fruit World (in Duranbah) and Watersports Guru (in Kingscliff). Spend the 24th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kirra Beach, kick back and relax at Kurrawa Beach, take some stellar pictures from Fisherman's Lookout, and buy something for everyone on your list at Robina Town Centre.

Planning Gold Coast trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Byron Bay, Kingscliff, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre
Highlights from your plan
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach

6
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Get outdoors at Mooloolaba Beach and Bulcock Beach. Bring the kids along to Kings Beach and Marcoola Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Noosa: Barnacles Dolphin Centre (in Tin Can Bay), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Mooloolaba) and Maroochydore Beach (in Maroochydore). Spend the 29th (Mon) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Carlo Sand Blow, trot along with a tour on horseback, kick back and relax at Moffat Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Peregian Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Noosa trip planning tool.

You can drive from Gold Coast to Noosa in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Mount Coolum, Barnacles Dolphin Centre, Carlo Sand Blow
Highlights from your plan
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Peregian Beach ©
Peregian Beach
Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach

3
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and City Hall. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane. There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Eagle Street Pier, learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour, and look and learn at Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Brisbane itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Noosa to Brisbane takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium ©
Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium

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