9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New South Wales trip itinerary planner

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Drive
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Anna Bay
— Few hours
Drive
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Port Macquarie
— 2 nights
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Corindi
— 1 night
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Byron Bay
— 4 nights
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Nelson Bay
— 1 night
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Anna Bay

Anna Bay is the name of a suburb, a town and a bay in the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. On the 23rd (Fri), see Off-Road Tours.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Anna Bay journey builder.

Sydney to Anna Bay is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Sydney in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Anna Bay, with lows of 13°C. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Anna Bay

Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Port Macquarie

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
You've now added Ricardoes Tomatoes and U-Pick Strawberry Farm to your itinerary.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Port Macquarie day trip website.

Traveling by car from Anna Bay to Port Macquarie takes 3 hours. When traveling from Anna Bay in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Port Macquarie, with highs around 20°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Corindi.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

1
night
Corindi

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take a stroll around Yarrawarra Aboriginal Cultural Centre.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Corindi trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Port Macquarie to Corindi in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Port Macquarie in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Corindi, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Corindi

Shopping

4
nights
Byron Bay

Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Rails. Go for a jaunt from Byron Bay to Ballina to see Ballina Historic Waterfront Trail about 38 minutes away. There's more to do: relax in the rural setting at Zentveld's Coffee.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Byron Bay holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Corindi to Byron Bay takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Fri) before leaving for Nelson Bay.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Nightlife

Side Trips

1
night
Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay is a suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Tomaree Head.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Nelson Bay travel planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Byron Bay to Nelson Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Nelson Bay, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.