5 days in Hervey Bay & Rockhampton Itinerary

5 days in Hervey Bay & Rockhampton Itinerary

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Hervey Bay
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Rockhampton
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Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay ©
With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Australiana Cottage Crafts, take in nature's colorful creations at Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens, browse the exhibits of Elfotography Hervey Bay, then see majestic marine mammals with Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Hervey Bay Massage and Day Spa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): look for gifts at Le Petit Chocolatier, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade, then don't miss a visit to The Pier, and finally cool off at WetSide Water Park.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hervey Bay trip itinerary builder website.

Kippa-Ring to Hervey Bay is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In September, daytime highs in Hervey Bay are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Rockhampton.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks
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Blue Dolphin Marine Tours
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Esplanade
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The Pier

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Rockhampton

Rockhampton ©
With over 300 sunny days every year, Rockhampton plays host to numerous outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Rockhampton Heritage Village, then identify plant and animal life at Capricorn Caves, and then cool off at 2nd World War Memorial Aquatic Centre. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Archer (Nurim), then let little ones run wild at Kershaw Gardens, and then admire the natural beauty at Rockhampton Botanic Gardens.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rockhampton trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Hervey Bay to Rockhampton takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Rockhampton, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rockhampton

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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Capricorn Caves
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Capricorn Caves ©
Capricorn Caves
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens ©
Rockhampton Botanic Gardens
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Rockhampton Heritage Village

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