14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Blue Mountains National Park
— 1 day
2
Blackheath
— 1 night
3
Port Macquarie
— 1 night
4
Coffs Harbour
— 1 night
5
Byron Bay
— 1 night
6
Noosa
— 3 nights
7
Bundaberg
— 1 night
8
Rockhampton
— 1 night
9
Mackay
— 4 nights

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Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
On the 28th (Thu), trek along Cathedral of Ferns Walk, thenget great views at Pulpit Rock Lookout, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at South Lawson Waterfall Circuit.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Blue Mountains National Park day trip website.

Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In November in Blue Mountains National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Blackheath.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Cathedral of Ferns Walk, South Lawson Waterfall Circuit
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
South Lawson Waterfall Circuit ©
South Lawson Waterfall Circuit
Cathedral of Ferns Walk ©
Cathedral of Ferns Walk

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night
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, thenget outside with Evans Lookout, thenget great views at Govetts Leap, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Wind Eroded Cave.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Blackheath online tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Blue Mountains National Park to Blackheath. In November in Blackheath, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Blackheath

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Wentworth Falls
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Evans Lookout ©
Evans Lookout

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Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
On the 30th (Sat), stroll through Coastal walk, look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Hospital, and then explore the activities along Hastings River.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Port Macquarie online vacation planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Blackheath to Port Macquarie. While traveling from Blackheath, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Hastings River ©
Hastings River
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital

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Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour ©
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): grab your bike and head to Coffs Creek Walk and Cycleway, look for all kinds of wild species at Korora Lookout, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Solitary Islands Coastal Walk.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Coffs Harbour road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Port Macquarie in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Coffs Harbour, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Korora Lookout ©
Korora Lookout

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Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Arakwal National Park and then kick back and relax at Broken Head Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Byron Bay online visit planner.

Getting from Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Coffs Harbour, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Byron Bay, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Broken Head Beach
Highlights from your plan
Arakwal National Park ©
Arakwal National Park
Broken Head Beach ©
Broken Head Beach

3
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Peregian Beach and Horseback Riding Tours. Visiting Noosa National Park and Buderim Forest Park will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Noosa side-trips: Mount Coolum (in Coolum Beach) and Point Cartwright (in Mooloolaba). There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tewantin National Park, kick back and relax at Noosa Main Beach, and take some stellar pictures from Laguna Lookout.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Noosa trip builder app.

Drive from Byron Bay to Noosa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bundaberg.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount Coolum, Buderim Forest Park, Point Cartwright
Highlights from your plan
Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Mount Coolum ©
Mount Coolum
Tewantin National Park ©
Tewantin National Park

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Bundaberg

Bundaberg ©
Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bundaberg Rum Distillery and then explore the striking landscape of Burrum Coast National Park.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bundaberg online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Noosa to Bundaberg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December in Bundaberg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Rockhampton.

Things to do in Bundaberg

Nature Parks Breweries & Distilleries
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Bundaberg Rum Distillery ©
Bundaberg Rum Distillery

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Rockhampton

Rockhampton ©
With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get to know the resident critters at Rockhampton Botanic Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Capricorn Caves, and then get curious at FLOW Visitors Centre.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rockhampton travel route planning app.

Take a train from Bundaberg to Rockhampton in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mackay.

Things to do in Rockhampton

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Capricorn Caves ©
Capricorn Caves
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens ©
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens
FLOW Visitors Centre ©
FLOW Visitors Centre

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nights
Mackay

Mackay ©
Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. Step off the beaten path and head to Cape Hillsborough National Park and Boathaven Beach. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Finch Hatton Gorge will get you outdoors. Step out of Mackay to go to Airlie Beach and see Into The Blue Gallery, which is approximately 2h 15 min away. The adventure continues: stroll through Bucasia Beach, examine the collection at Melba House, and enjoy the sand and surf at Town Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Mackay road trip planner.

You can fly from Rockhampton to Mackay in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In December in Mackay, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mackay

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Airlie Beach, Melba House, Finch Hatton Gorge, Cape Hillsborough National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cape Hillsborough National Park ©
Cape Hillsborough National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Finch Hatton Gorge ©
Finch Hatton Gorge

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