3 days in Gold Coast & Hawkesbury Valley Itinerary

3 days in Gold Coast & Hawkesbury Valley Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Gold Coast
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Windsor
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Brisbane

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Paradise Beach. On your second day here, meet the residents at Sea World Theme Park and then take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gold Coast day trip planner.

Brisbane to Gold Coast is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Windsor.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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Windsor

Windsor ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Hawkesbury Regional Museum, then play a few rounds at Windsor Golf Club, then head outdoors with Trees Adventure Grose River Park, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Planet X Entertainment.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Windsor online tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gold Coast to Windsor. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Gold Coast in May since evenings lows in Windsor dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Windsor

Outdoors Golf Fun & Games

Side Trip

Richmond
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Trees Adventure Grose River Park ©
Trees Adventure Grose River Park
Windsor Golf Club ©
Windsor Golf Club
Planet X Entertainment ©
Planet X Entertainment

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