15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Devonport
— Few hours
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Beauty Point
— 1 night
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George Town
— 1 night
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Launceston
— 1 night
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St Helens
— 1 night
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Coles Bay
— 1 night
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Swansea
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 1 night
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Maydena
— 1 night
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Bothwell
— 1 night
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Miena
— 1 night
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
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Queenstown
— 1 night
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Strahan
— 1 night
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Zeehan
— 1 night

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Devonport

Devonport ©
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Don River Railway.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Devonport trip itinerary planner.

Adelaide to Devonport is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Adelaide in December, expect Devonport to be little chillier, temps between 25°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Beauty Point.

Things to do in Devonport

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Don River Railway ©
Don River Railway

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night
Beauty Point

Beauty Point ©
Beauty Point is a town by the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get some fabulous bargains at Lavender House The Perfumery, stop by Goaty Hill Wines, then get engrossed in the history at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, and finally identify plant and animal life at Platypus House.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Beauty Point travel route builder website.

You can drive from Devonport to Beauty Point in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to George Town.

Things to do in Beauty Point

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
Platypus House ©
Platypus House
Goaty Hill Wines ©
Goaty Hill Wines

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night
George Town

George Town ©
George Town is a large town in north-east Tasmania, on the eastern bank of the mouth of the Tamar River. On the 3rd (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Tamar Valley Art Shack, do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard, then examine the collection at Bass & Flinders Centre, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the George Town trip planning app.

Drive from Beauty Point to George Town in an hour. In December in George Town, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bass & Flinders Centre ©
Bass & Flinders Centre
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard ©
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard
Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum ©
Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum

1
night
Launceston

Launceston ©

The Heart of Tasmania

Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, admire the sheer force of Lilydale Falls, then examine the collection at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, and finally appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Launceston trip planner.

Traveling by car from George Town to Launceston takes an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Launceston can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
National Automobile Museum of Tasmania ©
National Automobile Museum of Tasmania
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

1
night
St Helens

St Helens ©
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
On the 5th (Sun), experience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, admire the sheer force of Halls Falls, then identify plant and animal life at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, and finally admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our St Helens itinerary planning site.

Drive from Launceston to St Helens in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in December, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
Halls Falls ©
Halls Falls

1
night
Coles Bay

Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then kick back and relax at Wineglass Bay.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Coles Bay trip planner.

Getting from St Helens to Coles Bay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Swansea.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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night
Swansea

Swansea ©
On Tasmania's east coast, Swansea was the third municipality to be established in Australia.
On the 7th (Tue), take in the views from Spiky Bridge, get engrossed in the history at East Coast Heritage Museum, then stop by Melshell Oyster Shack, then get engrossed in the history at Bark Mill Museum, and finally do a tasting at Craigie Knowe Vineyard.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Swansea vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Coles Bay to Swansea in an hour. December in Swansea sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Swansea

Museums · Wineries · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bark Mill Museum ©
Bark Mill Museum
Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
East Coast Heritage Museum ©
East Coast Heritage Museum

1
night
Hobart

Hobart ©

Tasmania's Capital City

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach, then admire the striking features of Richmond Gaol, then brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum of Tasmania, and finally take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hobart trip planner.

You can drive from Swansea to Hobart in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Maydena.

Things to do in Hobart

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Maritime Museum of Tasmania ©
Maritime Museum of Tasmania
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Richmond Gaol ©
Richmond Gaol

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night
Maydena

Maydena ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Russell Falls, and then identify plant and animal life at Tall Trees Walk.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Maydena online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Hobart to Maydena by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Maydena are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bothwell.

Things to do in Maydena

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Falls ©
Horseshoe Falls
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls

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night
Bothwell

Bothwell ©
Bothwell, Tasmania is a small town with a population at the 2011 census of 391. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): sample the fine beverages at Nant Distillery, then play a few rounds at Ratho Golf Course, and then see the interesting displays at Australasian Golf Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Bothwell trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Maydena to Bothwell by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Miena.

Things to do in Bothwell

Museums · Outdoors · Golf · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Ratho Golf Course ©
Ratho Golf Course
Nant Distillery ©
Nant Distillery

1
night
Miena

Miena ©
Miena is a small town by the Great Lake in the Central Highlands of Tasmania, Australia. On the 11th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Great Lake and then examine the collection at Waddamana Power Station Heritage Site.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Miena route planning app.

Drive from Bothwell to Miena in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Miena

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Great Lake ©
Great Lake
Waddamana Power Station Heritage Site ©
Waddamana Power Station Heritage Site

1
night

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 12th (Sun), explore the activities along Lake St. Clair and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Barn Bluff.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Miena to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Queenstown.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair
Barn Bluff ©
Barn Bluff

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Queenstown

Queenstown ©
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Horsetail Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at Nelson Falls, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Jukes, then go deep underground at Spion Kop Lookout, and finally see the interesting displays at Eric Thomas Galley Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Queenstown holiday tool.

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Queenstown in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Queenstown

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nelson Falls ©
Nelson Falls
Spion Kop Lookout ©
Spion Kop Lookout
Horsetail Falls
Horsetail Falls

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night
Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): head outdoors with Henty Dunes, stroll through Ocean Beach, then examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Strahan trip itinerary site.

Drive from Queenstown to Strahan in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zeehan.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes

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Zeehan

Zeehan ©
Zeehan is a town on the west coast of Tasmania, Australia 139km south-west of Burnie. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Zeehan itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Strahan to Zeehan in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zeehan

Museums
Highlights from your plan
West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan ©
West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan

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