12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
2
Brisbane
— 2 nights
3
Lennox Head
— 2 nights
4
Coffs Harbour
— 2 nights
5
Seal Rocks
— 1 night

4
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.
Attractions like Surfers Paradise Beach and Dreamworld make great kid-friendly stops. It doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gold Coast trip planner.

Marsden Park to Gold Coast is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Marsden Park in April, Gold Coast is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Dreamworld ©
Dreamworld

2
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.
On the 17th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel) and then examine the collection at Opal Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Brisbane using our trip planner.

Drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lennox Head.

Things to do in Brisbane

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Opal Museum ©
Opal Museum

2
nights
Lennox Head

Lennox Head
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Lennox Head Beach. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Broken Head Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Broken Head Nature Reserve, then get in on the family fun at Macadamia Castle, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Lennox Head Boardwalk.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lennox Head trip maker app.

You can drive from Brisbane to Lennox Head in 2.5 hours. April in Lennox Head sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. You'll set off for Coffs Harbour on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Lennox Head

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Broken Head, Macadamia Castle
Highlights from your plan
Lennox Head Beach
Lennox Head Beach
Broken Head Beach ©
Broken Head Beach
Broken Head Nature Reserve ©
Broken Head Nature Reserve

2
nights
Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour ©
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
Dolphin Marine Conservation Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Tue), kick back and relax at Park Beach and then delve into the lush surroundings at Korora Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): get a new perspective on things with Dolphin Marine Conservation Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coffs Harbour Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Coffs Harbour Jetty, and finally look for gifts at Wicked Berries.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Coffs Harbour online travel route planner.

Getting from Lennox Head to Coffs Harbour by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in April, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Seal Rocks.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Coffs Harbour Beach ©
Coffs Harbour Beach
Dolphin Marine Conservation Park ©
Dolphin Marine Conservation Park
The Big Banana Fun Park ©
The Big Banana Fun Park

1
night
Seal Rocks

Seal Rocks
To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Seal Rocks travel route site.

Traveling by car from Coffs Harbour to Seal Rocks takes 3.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seal Rocks

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Elizabeth Beach

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