15 days in Scenic Rim, Gold Coast & Mooloolaba Itinerary

15 days in Scenic Rim, Gold Coast & Mooloolaba Itinerary

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Tamborine Mountain
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Beechmont
— 3 nights
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Gold Coast
— 5 nights
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Mooloolaba
— 5 nights

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Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain ©
On the 17th (Sat), do a tasting at Witches Falls Winery, indulge your taste buds at Cork 'n Fork Tours, and then glide through the air with Sky Sports Canungra. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves, stop by The Treat Shop, then relax and rejuvenate at Blissage Day Spa, and finally trek along Witches Falls Walking Trail.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tamborine Mountain online day trip planner.

Brisbane to Tamborine Mountain is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Beechmont.

Things to do in Tamborine Mountain

Wineries · Tours · Spas · Outdoors

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Witches Falls Winery
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Beechmont

Beechmont ©
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre and Red Rattlers Gallery. Get some historical perspective at Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk and Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians. Get out of town with these interesting Beechmont side-trips: Tweed Regional Museum - Murwillumbah (in Murwillumbah), Darlington Park (in Darlington) and O'Reillys Birds of Prey (in Lamington National Park).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Beechmont online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Tamborine Mountain to Beechmont takes an hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Beechmont

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

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Gold Coast

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 some cultural insight at Cape Byron Lighthouse and Anthea Polson Art. You'll get in some beach time at Surfers Paradise Beach and Burleigh Heads Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Gold Coast side-trips: Sundive Byron Bay (in Byron Bay), Brisbane (Gallery of Modern Art & Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary) and You and Bamboo (in Bogangar). The adventure continues: browse the different shops at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, examine the collection at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise, and get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast road trip planning website.

You can drive from Beechmont to Gold Coast in an hour. In October, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Mooloolaba.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

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Mooloolaba

Mooloolaba ©
Once just a small port at the mouth of Mooloolah River, Mooloolaba is now a hotbed of tourism and a place more than worth adding to your Sunshine Coast itinerary.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chenrezig Institute and Caloundra Lighthouses. Get some cultural insight at Sunshine Coast Craft Beer Tours and Artisans Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Mooloolaba side-trips: Berkelouw Book Barn (in Eumundi) and Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith (in Montville). There's lots more to do: hunt for treasures at The Original Eumundi Markets, browse the different shops at Maroochydore, Sunshine Plaza, enjoy the sand and surf at Moffat Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Point Cartwright.

Before you visit Mooloolaba, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Gold Coast to Mooloolaba in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Mooloolaba

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Beaches

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