12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  5 h 15 min
1
Gundagai
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h
2
Bondi
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Batemans Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Merimbula
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Lakes Entrance
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
End: Melbourne

1
night
Gundagai

Gundagai ©
Gundagai is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): snap pictures at The Prince Alfred Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Tumut River, and then pause for some photo ops at Yarri and Jacky Jacky Sculpture.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gundagai online itinerary planner.

Melbourne to Gundagai is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In June, daily temperatures in Gundagai can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bondi.

Things to do in Gundagai

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tumut River
Highlights from your plan
Tumut River ©
Tumut River
The Prince Alfred Bridge ©
The Prince Alfred Bridge
Yarri and Jacky Jacky Sculpture ©
Yarri and Jacky Jacky Sculpture

3
nights
Bondi

Bondi ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Luna Park Sydney. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at North Head Sanctuary, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Sam Fiszman Park, thenhike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and finally make a splash at Bondi Iceberg Club.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bondi trip planning app.

Getting from Gundagai to Bondi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In June, Bondi is a bit warmer than Gundagai - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Batemans Bay.

Things to do in Bondi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

North Head Sanctuary, Luna Park Sydney, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Bronte Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Luna Park Sydney ©
Luna Park Sydney
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

3
nights
Batemans Bay

Batemans Bay ©
A happy mix of seaside village and cosmopolitan town, Batemans Bay has an easy and relaxed charm that reminds you life is to be enjoyed.
Get out of town with these interesting Batemans Bay side-trips: Narooma (Quota Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more). There's still lots to do: putt your heart out at Batemans Bay Mini Golf, look for gifts at Juela Mogo, get to know the resident critters at Birdland Animal Park, and let little ones run wild at Zippity Doo Playhouse & Cafe.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Batemans Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Bondi to Batemans Bay in 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Batemans Bay are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Merimbula.

Things to do in Batemans Bay

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Narooma, Juela Mogo
Highlights from your plan
Birdland Animal Park ©
Birdland Animal Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Batemans Bay Mini Golf ©
Batemans Bay Mini Golf

3
nights
Merimbula

Merimbula ©
Merimbula Merimbula is a town on the Merimbula Lake, located on the Far South Coast or Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Merimbula is known for theme parks, wildlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Main Beach, identify plant and animal life at Tathra Beach, and meet the residents at Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Merimbula online day trip planner.

Drive from Batemans Bay to Merimbula in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Merimbula can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Merimbula

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Tathra, Broadwater Oysters
Highlights from your plan
Potoroo Palace ©
Potoroo Palace
Magic Mountain ©
Magic Mountain
Boat Tours & Water Sports

1
night
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakes Entrance Beach, putt your heart out at Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop, and then try for a hole-in-one at Blackball & Basket Mini Golf.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lakes Entrance trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Merimbula to Lakes Entrance takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Lakes Entrance are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Fun & Games Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop ©
Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach
Lakes Entrance Mini Golf and Trampolines ©
Lakes Entrance Mini Golf and Trampolines

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