60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 14 nights
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Gold Coast
— 16 nights
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Brisbane
— 14 nights
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Melbourne
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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'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Campbelltown Arts Centre (in Campbelltown), Glenbrook Rotary Farmers Markets (in Glenbrook) and Mittagong (BEE Mead, Bou-saada Vineyard and Wines, &more). The adventure continues: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, get great views at Echo Point Lookout, and explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Mittagong, Katoomba, Manly, Blackheath, Blue Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Mrs Macquarie's Chair ©
Mrs Macquarie's Chair

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gold Coast: Chocolates on Gallery Walk (in Eagle Heights), Nimbin (Nimbin Craft Gallery & Nimbin Rocks) and Blue Knob Hall Gallery (in Lillian Rock). Spend the 14th (Sat) exploring nature at Mount French National Park. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, browse the different shops at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, kick back and relax at Kurrawa Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Coolangatta Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Gold Coast trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lismore, Nimbin, Ballina, Blue Knob Hall Gallery, Chocolates on Gallery Walk
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach

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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: Montville (Kondalilla National Park & Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith), Caboolture (Centenary Lakes & Abbey Church) and Maleny (Maleny Golf Club & Obi Boardwalk). There's much more to do: walk around South Bank Parklands, view the masterpieces at Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage, take in the waterfront at Leach Park, and get your game on at Laserzone Sunshine Coast.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Caloundra, Montville, Caboolture, Mooloolaba, Kingston
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
SunJet Simulations ©
SunJet Simulations

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: Frankston (Wells Street Market & Ballam Park Homestead), Pinnacles Lookout (in Cape Woolamai) and Rhyll Jetty (in Rhyll). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and stroll around Fitzroy Gardens.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in October; daily highs in Melbourne reach 24°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Side Trips

Ballarat, Healesville, Frankston, Werribee, Drysdale
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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