19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Huskisson
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Wallaga Lake
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Lakes Entrance
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
6
Cowes
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
Albury
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
9
Canberra
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Sydney
— Few hours
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Johannesburg

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes St. Mary's Cathedral, Yagan Square, Watertown Brand Outlet Centre, and other attractions you added. Discover out-of-the-way places like Supreme Court Gardens and St Brigid's Church. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Cathedral and pause for some serene contemplation at Greek Orthodox Church of Evangelismos.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth vacation planning website.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Perth is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Johannesburg to Perth is 6 hours. December in Perth sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cottesloe Beach, Scarborough Beach, Optus Stadium, Outdoor Airport Viewing Platform
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
St. Mary's Cathedral ©
St. Mary's Cathedral
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

3
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.
You've added Darling Harbour, Bondi Beach, Bondi to Coogee Walk, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Rocks.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sydney travel site.

Traveling by flight from Perth to Sydney takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Perth to Sydney, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Perth, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 21°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Huskisson.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Huskisson

Huskisson ©
Huskisson is a town in New South Wales, Australia in the City of Shoalhaven, on the shores of Jervis Bay. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): examine the collection at Jervis Bay Maritime Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Hyams Beach, and then trek along White Sands Walk.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Huskisson trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Huskisson takes 3 hours. Traveling from Sydney in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Huskisson, with lows of 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Mon) before leaving for Wallaga Lake.

Things to do in Huskisson

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Jervis Bay
Highlights from your plan
Hyams Beach ©
Hyams Beach
Jervis Bay Maritime Museum ©
Jervis Bay Maritime Museum
Greenfield Beach ©
Greenfield Beach

1
night
Wallaga Lake

Wallaga Lake
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): sample the tasty concoctions at Camel Rock Brewery and Cafe.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Wallaga Lake online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Huskisson to Wallaga Lake takes 3 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Huskisson in December: highs in Wallaga Lake hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Tue) before leaving for Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in Wallaga Lake

Breweries & Distilleries

1
night
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. You've now added Wyanga Park Winery to your itinerary. On the 17th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakes Entrance Beach, thendo a tasting at Wyanga Park Winery, and then get great views at Jemmys Point Lookout.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Lakes Entrance using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wallaga Lake to Lakes Entrance takes 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lakes Entrance when traveling from Wallaga Lake in December, with lows around 13°C. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cowes.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trip

Jemmys Point Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach
Jemmys Point Lookout ©
Jemmys Point Lookout
Wyanga Park Winery ©
Wyanga Park Winery

1
night
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Koala Conservation Centre as well as Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): meet the residents at The Nobbies Centre, take an in-depth tour of Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, and then identify plant and animal life at Koala Conservation Centre.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cowes trip maker app.

Getting from Lakes Entrance to Cowes by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In December in Cowes, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Nobbies Centre, Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit
Highlights from your plan
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit ©
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Brighton Beach, Royal Exhibition Building, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and other attractions. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fitzroy Gardens and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel. There's more to do: make a trip to Flinders Street Station.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne online route maker.

Drive from Cowes to Melbourne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Melbourne are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Albury.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Scienceworks, Brighton Beach
Highlights from your plan
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Federation Square ©
Federation Square

1
night
Albury

Albury ©
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Albury Botanic Garden and then grab your bike and head to Murray River Trail.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Albury online vacation planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Albury by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Melbourne in December, expect nights in Albury to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Canberra.

Things to do in Albury

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes High Court of Australia, Parliament of Australia and Australian War Memorial. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Canberra trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Albury to Canberra by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Canberra are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
High Court of Australia ©
High Court of Australia
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

few
hours
Sydney

Sydney
To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney route builder.

Drive from Canberra to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Canberra in December, with lows around 21°C. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Tue).

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks

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