29 days in Australia Itinerary

29 days in Australia Itinerary

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St George
— 1 night
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Longreach
— 1 night
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Camooweal
— 1 night
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Mataranka
— 2 nights
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Katherine
— 4 nights
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
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Darwin
— 5 nights
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Dundee Beach
— 2 nights
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Litchfield National Park
— 2 nights
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Tennant Creek
— 1 night
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Mount Isa
— 1 night
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Longreach
— 1 night
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Cunnamulla
— 1 night
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Dubbo
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St George

— 1 night
To find out how to plan a trip to St George, use our trip itinerary maker.

Windsor to St George is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Longreach.

Things to do in St George

Wineries · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Longreach

— 1 night
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): examine the collection at QANTAS Founders Museum.

Plan my day in Longreach using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from St George to Longreach takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Longreach can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Camooweal.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums
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Camooweal

— 1 night
Camooweal is a small town and locality in the City of Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia. To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Camooweal journey app.

You can drive from Longreach to Camooweal in 9 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Tue) before leaving for Mataranka.

Things to do in Camooweal

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Mataranka

— 2 nights
Mataranka is a community of about 400, in the Top End region of Australia's Northern Territory. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stroll through Botanic Walk and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Bitter Springs. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Elsey National Park, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Elsey Cemetery National Reserve, and then explore the striking landscape of Mataranka Thermal Pool and Rainbow Springs.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Mataranka trip planning site.

You can drive from Camooweal to Mataranka in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Camooweal to Mataranka. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Katherine.

Things to do in Mataranka

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Katherine

— 4 nights
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Spend the 28th (Sat) exploring nature at Nitmiluk National Park. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, explore the fascinating underground world of Cutta Cutta Caves Nature Park, stroll through Low Level Nature Reserve, and take some stellar pictures from Bukbukluk Lookout.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Katherine visit planner.

Traveling by car from Mataranka to Katherine takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Katherine

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

— 5 nights
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Family-friendly places like Ubirr and Mamukala Billabong will thrill your kids. Spend the 2nd (Thu) exploring nature at Kakadu National park. There's much more to do: take a tour by water with Yellow Water Cruises, explore the striking landscape at Anbangbang Rock Shelter, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anbangbang Billabong, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip maker tool.

You can drive from Katherine to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Darwin.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Darwin

— 5 nights

Outback Capital of the Northern Territory

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Adelaide River Cruises as well as Wetland Cruises - Corroboree Billabong. Attractions like Mindil Beach and Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Darwin Waterfront, tour the pleasant surroundings at Crocosaurus Cove, bet on your favorite at Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex, and examine the collection at Defence of Darwin Experience.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Darwin road trip planner.

You can drive from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Darwin in 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Darwin can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Thu) before leaving for Dundee Beach.

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Dundee Beach

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): head outdoors with Dundee Explorer and then see what you can catch with Dundee Beach Fishing Charters.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Dundee Beach online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Darwin to Dundee Beach takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. You'll set off for Litchfield National Park on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Dundee Beach

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Litchfield National Park

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the activities along Buley Rockhole, then trek along Walker Creek, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Wangi Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Wangi Falls Art & Cultural Centre, then make a trip to Magnetic Termite Mounds, then snap pictures at Adelaide River Railway Bridg, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Adelaide River War Cemetery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Litchfield National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dundee Beach to Litchfield National Park. In June, daytime highs in Litchfield National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Mon) before leaving for Tennant Creek.

Things to do in Litchfield National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tennant Creek

— 1 night
Tennant Creek is a town located in the Northern Territory of Australia. To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Tennant Creek route planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Litchfield National Park to Tennant Creek. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Litchfield National Park in June: high temperatures in Tennant Creek hover around 29°C and lows are around 15°C. You'll set off for Mount Isa on the 14th (Tue).

Things to do in Tennant Creek

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Mount Isa

— 1 night
Mount Isa is a city in the Gulf Country region of Queensland, Australia. Start your trip to Mount Isa by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Tennant Creek to Mount Isa by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Tennant Creek to Mount Isa is 0.5 hours. Traveling from Tennant Creek in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Mount Isa, with lows of 11°C. On the 15th (Wed), you're off to Longreach.

Things to do in Mount Isa

Museums · Shopping · Tours · Nightlife

Longreach

— 1 night
To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Longreach tour website.

You can drive from Mount Isa to Longreach in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. On the 16th (Thu), you'll travel to Cunnamulla.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Cunnamulla

— 1 night
Cunnamulla is a small town that lies on the Warrego River in South West Queensland, Australia, 206km south of Charleville, and approximately 750km west of the state capital, Brisbane.Cunnamulla is situated at the intersection of the Mitchell Highway and the Balonne Highway. To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cunnamulla travel route planner.

You can drive from Longreach to Cunnamulla in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. On the 17th (Fri), you're off to Dubbo.

Things to do in Cunnamulla

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Dubbo

— 1 night
Visit the city of Dubbo, the most populous urban area in the Orana Region, for an exciting and thriving multicultural city from which to explore the surrounding Great Western Plains.
For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dubbo planner.

You can drive from Cunnamulla to Dubbo in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Dubbo are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. You will leave for home on the 18th (Sat).

Things to do in Dubbo

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.