60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Port Hedland
— 2 nights
2
Karratha
— 2 nights
3
Ningaloo
— 1 night
4
Coral Bay
— 2 nights
5
Carnarvon
— 3 nights
6
Perth
— 29 nights
7
Kununurra
— 8 nights
8
West MacDonnell National Park
— 2 nights
9
Hermannsburg
— 1 night
10
Alice Springs
— 7 nights
11
Cloncurry
— 2 nights

2
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. Port Hedland is known for museums, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Cemetery Beach Park, make a trip to Cooke Point Viewing Platform, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spoil Bank, and enjoy the sand and surf at Pretty Pool.

Plan a trip to Port Hedland easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Brisbane to Port Hedland is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Brisbane to Port Hedland. Traveling from Brisbane in October, you will find days in Port Hedland are warmer (°C), and nights are a bit warmer (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Karratha.

Things to do in Port Hedland

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cemetery Beach Park ©
Cemetery Beach Park
Dalgety House Museum ©
Dalgety House Museum
Koombana Lookout Port Hedland ©
Koombana Lookout Port Hedland

2
nights
Karratha

Karratha ©
Karratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): make a trip to Dampier Port, make a trip to Deep Gorge, and then get great views at Staircase To The Moon. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the landscape on two wheels at Yaburara Heritage Trail, get lost in a book at Karratha Public Library, and then go for a walk through Cossack Heritage Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Karratha trip builder app.

You can drive from Port Hedland to Karratha in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Karratha

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Dampier
Highlights from your plan
Yaburara Heritage Trail ©
Yaburara Heritage Trail
Karratha Public Library ©
Karratha Public Library
Deep Gorge ©
Deep Gorge

1
night
Ningaloo

Ningaloo ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Reef.

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You can drive from Karratha to Ningaloo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Ningaloo

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef

2
nights
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): get outside with Aqua Rush, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Coral Bay trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ningaloo to Coral Bay takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Carnarvon.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery ©
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery

3
nights
Carnarvon

Carnarvon ©
Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. Carnarvon is known for museums, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Carnarvon Blowholes, go for a stroll along the water at Carnarvon Yacht Club - Marina, take a leisurely stroll along The Fascine, and bet on your favorite at Carnarvon Speedway.

For maps and other tourist information, read Carnarvon trip planner.

You can drive from Coral Bay to Carnarvon in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Carnarvon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Carnarvon

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum ©
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum
Carnarvon Blowholes ©
Carnarvon Blowholes
OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon ©
OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon

29
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, WA Maritime Museum, &more), Mandurah (Silver Sands Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, &more) and Manning Stairs (in Hamilton Hill). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, examine the collection at WA Shipwrecks Museum, explore the activities along Swan River, and stroll around Araluen Botanic Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Perth trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Carnarvon to Perth. In October, Perth is a bit cooler than Carnarvon - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kununurra.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Fremantle, Hillarys, Scarborough, York, Mandurah
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

8
nights
Kununurra

Kununurra ©
A visit to Kununurra will give you a true sense of the pioneering Australia spirit and the nomadic life.
Kununurra is known for nature, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Ord River, look for all kinds of wild species at Kangaroo Haven, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the striking landscape of Mirima National Park.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kununurra trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Perth to Kununurra in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Perth in November, expect Kununurra to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to West MacDonnell National Park.

Things to do in Kununurra

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ord River ©
Ord River
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Mirima National Park ©
Mirima National Park

2
nights
West MacDonnell National Park

West MacDonnell National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at West MacDonnell National Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Redbank Gorge. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Glen Helen Gorge and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ormiston Gorge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the West MacDonnell National Park online vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kununurra to West MacDonnell National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Kununurra to West MacDonnell National Park is 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hermannsburg.

Things to do in West MacDonnell National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
West MacDonnell National Park ©
West MacDonnell National Park
Ormiston Gorge ©
Ormiston Gorge
Glen Helen Gorge ©
Glen Helen Gorge

1
night
Hermannsburg

Hermannsburg ©
On the 20th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Hermannsburg Historic Precinct.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Hermannsburg using our trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from West MacDonnell National Park to Hermannsburg. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Hermannsburg

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hermannsburg Historic Precinct ©
Hermannsburg Historic Precinct

7
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Alice Springs is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Gillen, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, and examine the collection at Road Transport Hallf of Fame.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Alice Springs travel route builder site.

You can drive from Hermannsburg to Alice Springs in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Alice Springs can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Cloncurry.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Anzac Hill ©
Anzac Hill

2
nights
Cloncurry

Cloncurry ©
Cloncurry is a town and locality in the Shire of Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Dr David Harvey-Sutton Gallery, examine the collection at Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of John Flynn Place Museum & Fred McKay Art Gallery.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cloncurry journey site.

Drive from Alice Springs to Cloncurry in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Alice Springs to Cloncurry due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Alice Springs in November, with highs in Cloncurry at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cloncurry

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum ©
Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum

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