15 days in Brisbane Region, Noosa & Gold Coast Itinerary

15 days in Brisbane Region, Noosa & Gold Coast Itinerary

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Bribie Island
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Noosa
— 3 nights
Drive
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Woodford
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brisbane
— 4 nights
Drive
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Gold Coast
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Bribie Island

On the 4th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bribie Island driving holiday planning website.

Wellington, New Zealand to Bribie Island is an approximately 28-hour travel. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Wellington to Bribie Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Wellington in January, expect Bribie Island to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Bribie Island

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

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Noosa

Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Change things up with these side-trips from Noosa: Mooloolaba (Mooloolaba Beach & Boat Tours & Water Sports). There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Noosa National Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Noosa River, explore the galleries of Noosa Regional gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Noosa Main Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Noosa road trip tool.

Drive from Bribie Island to Noosa in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Woodford.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Woodford

Woodford is a small town in Queensland, Australia, on the D'Aguilar Highway 72 km north-west of Brisbane and 24 km west of Caboolture. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Parrots in Paradise and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Australia Zoo.

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You can drive from Noosa to Woodford in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Woodford are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Woodford

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Brisbane

Australia's New World City

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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, examine the collection at Opal Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Queensland Art Gallery.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Woodford to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Gold Coast side-trips: CapanArt Gallery (in Tamborine Mountain) and The Treat Shop (in Eagle Heights). There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Sea World Theme Park, find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, stroll through Surfers Paradise Beach, and enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Observation Deck.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gold Coast trip maker app.

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Brisbane Region travel guide

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Parks · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Tours of Brisbane Region allow you to enjoy all the modern amenities of an easygoing, multicultural capital, as well as to satisfy your inner adventurer in untouched national parks and sand islands. Excellent dining, stylish shopping neighborhoods, and lively music scene await curious travelers at the charming state capital. To explore the region's great outdoors--bush tracks, vast sand dunes, pristine waterfalls, and rainforest canopies--you'll just need to hop on a water taxi or take a short drive from the city. North Stradbroke and its neighboring Moreton Island offer ample hiking, snorkeling, and wildlife watching opportunities, but to truly immerse yourself in the region's beautiful nature, visit one of the six national parks within the Scenic Rim.