10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane
1
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Hervey Bay
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
End: Melbourne

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Brisbane River, Mount Coot-tha Lookout, Queen Street Mall, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: walk around South Bank Parklands and admire the masterpieces at Queensland Art Gallery.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane trip builder tool.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Brisbane International Airport and Gold Coast Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery

1
day
Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay ©
With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fraser Island. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Fraser Island.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hervey Bay road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Hervey Bay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Hervey Bay, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Wildlife Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sensational Sydney Cruises Pty Ltd, Blue Diamond Tours and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Visiting Bondi to Coogee Walk and Manly Beach will get you outdoors. For shopping fun, head to Sydney Fish Market or Queen Victoria Building. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, visit The Rocks, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip tool.

Fly from Hervey Bay to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. You'll set off for Melbourne on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Melbourne Boat Hire. Get some cultural insight at Melbourne Central and Federation Square. Get in touch with nature at St. Kilda Beach and Balloon Rides. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Melbourne, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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