13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Montreal, Quebec
Fly + Train:  28 h
1
Newcastle
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Tamworth
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Dubbo
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Bondi
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  26 h
End: Montreal, Quebec

4
nights
Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newcastle: Nelson Bay (Gan Gan Lookout & Dolphin & Whale Watching), Ernest Hill Wines (in Nulkaba) and Pokolbin (Ivanhoe Wines, Gemelli Estate, &more). The adventure continues: go for a walk through Newcastle Memorial Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nobbys Beach, see Off-Road Tours, and examine the collection at Miss Porter's House.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Newcastle trip planner.

Montreal, Canada to Newcastle is an approximately 26- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 15 hours traveling from Montreal to Newcastle due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Montreal in April, plan for much hotter days in Newcastle, with highs around 27°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tamworth.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Pokolbin, Nelson Bay, Williamtown, Tomaree Head, Ernest Hill Wines
Highlights from your plan
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Hunter Valley Gardens ©
Hunter Valley Gardens
Nobbys Beach ©
Nobbys Beach

1
night
Tamworth

Tamworth ©
Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get great views at Oxley Scenic Lookout, then let little ones run wild at Tamworth Marsupial Park, then see the interesting displays at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Truck Drivers Memorial.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Tamworth travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Newcastle to Tamworth takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Newcastle in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Tamworth. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dubbo.

Things to do in Tamworth

Parks Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Tamworth Marsupial Park ©
Tamworth Marsupial Park
Truck Drivers Memorial ©
Truck Drivers Memorial
Oxley Scenic Lookout ©
Oxley Scenic Lookout

3
nights
Dubbo

Dubbo ©
Visit the city of Dubbo, the most populous urban area in the Orana Region, for an exciting and thriving multicultural city from which to explore the surrounding Great Western Plains.
Change things up with these side-trips from Dubbo: Parkes (The Henry Parkes Centre, Sir Henry Parkes Statue, &more). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, don't miss a visit to Western Plains Cultural Centre, admire the natural beauty at Shoyoen Japanese Garden, and admire the landmark architecture of Dundullimal Homestead.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, use the Dubbo travel planner.

You can fly from Tamworth to Dubbo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Dubbo, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bondi.

Things to do in Dubbo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parkes
Highlights from your plan
Taronga Western Plains Zoo ©
Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Old Dubbo Gaol ©
Old Dubbo Gaol
Dundullimal Homestead ©
Dundullimal Homestead

2
nights
Bondi

Bondi ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Black Sunday monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk, then admire the natural beauty at Sam Fiszman Park, then kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, and finally find something for the whole family at Luna Park Sydney.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bondi driving holiday planning site.

Do a combination of flight and train from Dubbo to Bondi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Dubbo in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Bondi, with lows of 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bondi

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Marks Park, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Luna Park Sydney
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Luna Park Sydney ©
Luna Park Sydney
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

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