16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11 h
1
Brisbane
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Coffs Harbour
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
4
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Canberra
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h
6
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Singapore

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens, make a trip to Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane, and then walk around South Bank Parklands.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Brisbane day trip site.

Singapore, Singapore to Brisbane is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Brisbane, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in November; daily highs in Brisbane reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
City Botanic Gardens ©
City Botanic Gardens

4
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Sea World Theme Park and Dreamworld will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach, take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck, and get to know the resident critters at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast route maker.

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Dreamworld ©
Dreamworld

1
night
Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour ©
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Coffs Harbour Butterfly House, appreciate the history behind The Big Banana Fun Park, and then take a peaceful walk through Korora Lookout. On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Clog Barn, get great views at Forest Sky Pier, and then do a tasting at Two Tails Wines.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Coffs Harbour trip planner.

You can drive from Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Two Tails Wines
Highlights from your plan
Coffs Harbour Butterfly House ©
Coffs Harbour Butterfly House
The Big Banana Fun Park ©
The Big Banana Fun Park
Forest Sky Pier ©
Forest Sky Pier

4
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. There's still lots to do: trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, stop by The Rocks, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner.

You can fly from Coffs Harbour to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. November in Sydney sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia and then engage your brain at Questacon.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Canberra travel route planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Canberra when traveling from Sydney in November, with lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Questacon ©
Questacon
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Attractions like Werribee Open Range Zoo and Royal Botanic Gardens make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay--about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

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You can fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Melbourne are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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