60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Brisbane
— 9 nights
2
Maleny
— 2 nights
3
Noosa
— 7 nights
4
Sydney
— 14 nights
5
Melbourne
— 17 nights
6
Adelaide
— 9 nights

9
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Burleigh Heads Beach and Coolangatta Beach. Get in touch with nature at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Tropical Fruit World. Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: David Fleay Wildlife Park (in West Burleigh), Coolangatta (Kirra Beach & Greenmount Beach) and Surfers Paradise (Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast & Infinity Attraction). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Cape Byron Walking Track, ponder the world of politics at City Hall, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Brisbane online trip maker.

London, UK to Brisbane is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Brisbane. Traveling from London in March, expect Brisbane to be warmer, temps between 32°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Maleny.

Things to do in Brisbane

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Byron Bay, Tropical Fruit World
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach

2
nights
Maleny

Maleny ©
A large influx of people searching for a cooperative lifestyle migrate to Maleny every year.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): make a splash at Thrill Hill Waterslide, experience rural life at Maleny Dairies, then hike along Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Gardners Falls. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Kondalilla National Park and then admire the sheer force of Kondalilla Falls.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Maleny planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Maleny by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Maleny are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Maleny

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Montville, Thrill Hill Waterslide
Highlights from your plan
Kondalilla Falls ©
Kondalilla Falls
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve ©
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve
Gardners Falls ©
Gardners Falls

7
nights
Noosa

Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Kids will enjoy Mooloolaba Beach and Kings Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Noosa River and Peregian Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Noosa: Caloundra (Moffat Beach & Bulcock Beach), Mooloolaba (Point Cartwright & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Coolum Beach (Stumers Creek & Mount Coolum). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Marcoola Beach, stroll through Maroochydore Beach, browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets, and get a taste of the local shopping with Underground Surf.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Noosa holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Maleny to Noosa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Coolum Beach, The Original Eumundi Markets
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Peregian Beach ©
Peregian Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach

14
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Terrigal Beach. Attractions like Sydney Opera House and Manly Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Palm Beach (Palm Beach & Barrenjoey Lighthouse), Bilgola Beach (in Bilgola) and Shelly Beach (in Manly). There's lots more to do: trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Noosa to Sydney takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Sydney sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Katoomba, Palm Beach, Bondi, Terrigal, Manly
Highlights from your plan
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Terrigal Beach ©
Terrigal Beach

17
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Kilda Beach and Degraves Street. Kids will enjoy Brighton Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: Bonbeach Beach (in Bonbeach), Edithvale Beach (in Edithvale) and Healesville (Four Pillars Distillery & Healesville Sanctuary). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Frankston Beach, don't miss a visit to Southbank, take a memorable tour with Tours, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yarra River.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in April, with highs in Melbourne at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Brighton, St Kilda, Healesville, Kananook Creek Reserve, Tassells Cove
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park ©

9
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Explore hidden gems such as Cleland Wildlife Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get outdoors at Glenelg Beach and Gorge Wildlife Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: McLaren Vale (Fox Creek Wines & Ekhidna Wines McLaren Vale Cellar Door), Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach) and Beerenberg Farm (in Hahndorf). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Waterfall Gully, pause for some photo ops at The Rundle Mall Pigs, walk around Botanic Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Himeji Garden.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide online attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Glenelg, Henley Beach, Penfolds Magill Estate Cellar Door, Cleland Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park

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