60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Bordertown
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Murray Bridge
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Port Augusta
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Streaky Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Ceduna
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
6
Eucla
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h 45​min
7
Esperance
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
8
Albany
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Margaret River
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
10
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
11
Geraldton
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
12
Kalbarri
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
13
Monkey Mia
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
14
Coral Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
15
Tom Price
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
16
Karijini National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
17
Marble Bar
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
18
Port Hedland
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
19
Broome
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
20
Derby
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
21
Fitzroy Crossing
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
22
Halls Creek
— 3 nights
Drive:  47​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

1
night
Bordertown

Bordertown ©
Bordertown is a small South Australian town near the Victorian border. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): experience rural life at Cockatoo Downs Farmstay. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Serviceton Historic Railway Station, then get engrossed in the history at Clayton Farm Heritage Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Bordertown Wildlife Park.

Discover how to plan a Bordertown trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Melbourne to Bordertown is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Murray Bridge.

Things to do in Bordertown

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Serviceton Historic Railway Station, Cockatoo Downs Farmstay
Highlights from your plan
Bordertown Wildlife Park ©
Bordertown Wildlife Park
Cockatoo Downs Farmstay ©
Cockatoo Downs Farmstay
Clayton Farm Heritage Museum ©
Clayton Farm Heritage Museum

1
night
Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge ©
Murray Bridge is a city in the Australian state of South Australia, located 76km east-southeast of the state's capital city, Adelaide, and 77km north of the town of Meningie. On the 7th (Wed), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Monarto Zoo, make a trip to The Round House 1874-76, and then don't miss a visit to Bunyip.

To see photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Murray Bridge trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Bordertown to Murray Bridge takes 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Murray Bridge

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Monarto Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Monarto Zoo ©
Monarto Zoo
The Round House 1874-76 ©
The Round House 1874-76

1
night
Port Augusta

Port Augusta
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Augusta online itinerary builder .

Explore your travel options from Murray Bridge to Port Augusta with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Port Augusta are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 8th (Thu), you'll travel to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks Outdoors Tours

2
nights
Streaky Bay

Streaky Bay ©
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. On the 8th (Thu), get outside with Murphys Haystacks, then see the interesting displays at Great White Shark Replica, and then walk around Islands Caravan Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Whistling Rocks and the Blowholes, then walk around Point Labatt, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Baird Bay.

Before you visit Streaky Bay, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Port Augusta to Streaky Bay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ceduna.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Baird Bay
Highlights from your plan
Islands Caravan Park ©
Islands Caravan Park
Point Labatt ©
Point Labatt
Baird Bay ©
Baird Bay

1
night
Ceduna

Ceduna ©
Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Arts Ceduna, hike along Goog's Track, and then make a trip to Ceduna Jetty.

Find out how to plan Ceduna trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Streaky Bay to Ceduna takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ceduna can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Eucla.

Things to do in Ceduna

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Arts Ceduna ©
Arts Ceduna

1
night
Eucla

Eucla ©
Eucla is the easternmost locality in Western Australia, located in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia along the Eyre Highway, approximately 11km west of the South Australian border. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): make a trip to Bunda Cliffs, contemplate the long history of Old Telegraph Station, and then contemplate the long history of Eucla Jetty.

To see reviews, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Eucla trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Ceduna to Eucla takes 6.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) to Australian Western Standard Time is minus 1 hour. On the 12th (Mon), you'll travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Eucla

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Telegraph Station ©
Old Telegraph Station
Bunda Cliffs ©
Bunda Cliffs
Eucla Jetty ©
Eucla Jetty

4
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Esperance is known for nature, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cape Le Grand National Park, walk around Esperance Foreshore, trek along Rotary Lookout, and take in the pleasant sights at The Esplanade.

To see photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Esperance vacation maker site .

Traveling by car from Eucla to Esperance takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Esperance are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay

4
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Change things up with these side-trips from Albany: Bluff Knoll (in Stirling Range National Park) and Denmark (Greens Pool & Elephant Rocks). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, make a trip to Chainsaw Sculpture Drive, get engrossed in the history at Albany's Historic Whaling Station, and enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Albany travel planning app .

Getting from Esperance to Albany by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. July in Albany sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Bluff Knoll
Highlights from your plan
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Margaret River: Augusta (Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse & Jewel Cave) and Meelup Beach (in Dunsborough). There's lots more to do: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, Head underground at Mammoth Cave, do a tasting at Island Brook Estate Winery, and take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Margaret River trip planner.

Drive from Albany to Margaret River in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Augusta, Cape Grace Wines, Busselton Jetty, Meelup Beach, Island Brook Estate Winery
Highlights from your plan
Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Beer Tastings & Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
On the 25th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, then have some family-friendly fun at Elizabeth Quay Carousel, and finally take in the views from Elizabeth Quay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, then appreciate the history behind State War Memorial, then make a trip to Fremantle Prison, and finally make a trip to Monument Hill War Memorial.

Plan a Perth trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Margaret River to Perth by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Perth sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Fremantle
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

4
nights
Geraldton

Geraldton ©
Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located 424km north of Perth.At June 2015 Geraldton had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Change things up with these side-trips from Geraldton: Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church (in Mullewa) and Oakabella Homestead, Tea Rooms and Campground (in Northampton). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at HMAS Sydney II Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Greenough Wildlife Park, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Geraldton, and experience rural life at Lavender Valley Farm.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Geraldton attractions planner.

Fly from Perth to Geraldton in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in July, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Geraldton

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Greenough, Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church, Abrolhos Islands, Oakabella Homestead, Tea Rooms and Campground
Highlights from your plan
Coalseam Conservation Park ©
Coalseam Conservation Park
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Museum of Geraldton ©
Museum of Geraldton

3
nights
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Kalbarri is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Off-Road Tours, take in the dramatic natural features at Island Rock & Natural Bridge, take some stellar pictures from The Loop and Z Bend Gorge, and explore the activities along Hutt Lagoon.

Discover how to plan a Kalbarri trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Geraldton to Kalbarri in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Monkey Mia.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
Highlights from your plan
Hutt Lagoon ©
Hutt Lagoon
Off-Road Tours
Kalbarri National Park Coastal Cliffs ©

3
nights
Monkey Mia

Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia is a popular tourist destination located about 900 km north of Perth, Western Australia. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Hamelin Pool Telegraph Station. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Monkey Mia Reserve.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Monkey Mia road trip app .

Traveling by car from Kalbarri to Monkey Mia takes 4.5 hours. You'll set off for Coral Bay on the 5th (Thu).

Things to do in Monkey Mia

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hamelin Pool Telegraph Station
Highlights from your plan
Monkey Mia Reserve ©
Monkey Mia Reserve
Hamelin Pool Telegraph Station ©
Hamelin Pool Telegraph Station

3
nights
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery, head outdoors with Aqua Rush, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ningaloo Marine Park.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Coral Bay trip planning website .

You can drive from Monkey Mia to Coral Bay in 6.5 hours. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel to Tom Price.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park

2
nights
Tom Price

Tom Price ©
Tom Price, situated in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, is a mining town. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nameless.

To see other places to visit, reviews, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tom Price trip planner.

You can drive from Coral Bay to Tom Price in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. You will leave for Karijini National Park on the 10th (Tue).

Things to do in Tom Price

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Nameless ©
Mount Nameless

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night
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Hamersley Gorge.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Karijini National Park trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Tom Price to Karijini National Park takes an hour. August in Karijini National Park sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 14°C at night. You will leave for Marble Bar on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge

2
nights
Marble Bar

Marble Bar ©
Marble Bar is a town and rock formation in the Pilbara region of north-western Western Australia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): appreciate the views at Carawine Gorge and then get engrossed in the history at Comet Mine.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Marble Bar road trip planner.

You can drive from Karijini National Park to Marble Bar in 6.5 hours. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Port Hedland.

Things to do in Marble Bar

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Marble Bar Museum & Visitors Centre ©
Marble Bar Museum & Visitors Centre
Carawine Gorge ©
Carawine Gorge

3
nights
Port Hedland

Port Hedland ©
Port Hedland is the second largest town in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with an estimated urban population of 15,191, including the satellite town of South Hedland, 18 km away. On the 13th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Koombana Lookout Port Hedland. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve and then kick back and relax at Pretty Pool.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Port Hedland trip maker tool .

You can drive from Marble Bar to Port Hedland in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Port Hedland can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Port Hedland

Parks Beaches Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cemetery Beach Park ©
Cemetery Beach Park
Koombana Lookout Port Hedland ©
Koombana Lookout Port Hedland
Redbank Bridge Lookout ©
Redbank Bridge Lookout

6
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Broome is known for beaches, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Broome trip itinerary builder tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Port Hedland to Broome. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Derby.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Derby

Derby ©
Derby is a town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Derby is known for museums, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the exciting artwork at Norval Gallery, explore the striking landscape at Galvans Gorge, browse the exhibits of Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre, and don't miss a visit to Boab Prison Tree.

To find where to stay, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Derby trip planner.

Traveling by car from Broome to Derby takes 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Fitzroy Crossing.

Things to do in Derby

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Manning Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Manning Gorge ©
Manning Gorge
Norval Gallery ©
Norval Gallery
Boab Prison Tree ©
Boab Prison Tree

3
nights
Fitzroy Crossing

Fitzroy Crossing ©
Fitzroy Crossing is a small town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, east of Broome and west of Halls Creek. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at King Leopold Ranges Conservation Park. Keep things going the next day: stop by Dr. Sawfish Hot Glass Studio and then Head underground at Mimbi Caves.

For more things to do, where to stay, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Fitzroy Crossing route planner.

You can drive from Derby to Fitzroy Crossing in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Halls Creek.

Things to do in Fitzroy Crossing

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

King Leopold Ranges Conservation Park
Highlights from your plan
Geikie Gorge National Park ©
Geikie Gorge National Park

3
nights
Halls Creek

Halls Creek ©
Halls Creek is a town situated in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia. Halls Creek is known for nature and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a bird's-eye view with Air Tours, admire the majestic nature at Palm Springs Nature Reserve, take a memorable drive along Mary Pool, and appreciate the history behind Russian Jack Memorial.

To find topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Halls Creek trip planner.

You can drive from Fitzroy Crossing to Halls Creek in 3.5 hours. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Halls Creek

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mary Pool ©
Mary Pool
China Wall ©
China Wall

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