44 days in Brisbane & Fraser Island Itinerary

44 days in Brisbane & Fraser Island Itinerary

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44 days in Brisbane & Fraser Island Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
1
Brisbane
— 40 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Fraser Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

40
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Mooloolaba (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Sea Life Sunshine Coast, & more), Buderim (Pioneer Cottage Buderim, Headland Golf Club, & more) and Currimundi Lake (in Currimundi). Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Conondale National Park. Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at D'Aguilar National Park. There's much more to do: stroll around South Bank Parklands, contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Australia Zoo.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip maker site .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Brisbane International Airport and Gold Coast Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Caloundra, Maleny, Mooloolaba, Buderim, Montville
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

2
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, beaches, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, tour the pleasant surroundings at Seventy-Five Mile Beach, step aboard Maheno Wreck, and enjoy the sand and surf at Eli Creek.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Fraser Island day trip planner .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Brisbane to Fraser Island in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In June in Fraser Island, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek

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