9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Bathurst
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hill End
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Dubbo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Coonabarabran
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Narrabri
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Inverell
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Armidale
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Tamworth
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Bathurst

Bathurst ©
Bathurst is a regional city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): see the interesting displays at National Motor Racing Museum, don't miss a visit to All Saints Cathedral Bathurst, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Parish of St Michael & St John. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Old Government Cottage, examine the collection at Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Miss Traill’s House.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Bathurst holiday planning app .

Sydney to Bathurst is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Sydney in October, Bathurst is slightly colder at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hill End.

Things to do in Bathurst

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lithgow
Highlights from your plan
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum ©
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum
Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park ©
Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park
National Motor Racing Museum ©
National Motor Racing Museum

1
night
Hill End

Hill End ©
Hill End is a former gold mining town in New South Wales, Australia. On the 27th (Sun), get great views at Bald Hill Lookout, get great views at Merlins Lookout, then explore the ancient world of Golden Gully, and finally see the interesting displays at History Hill.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Hill End trip planner .

You can drive from Bathurst to Hill End in 1.5 hours. October in Hill End sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Dubbo.

Things to do in Hill End

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
History Hill ©
History Hill
Merlins Lookout ©
Merlins Lookout

1
night
Dubbo

Dubbo ©
Visit the city of Dubbo, the most populous urban area in the Orana Region, for an exciting and thriving multicultural city from which to explore the surrounding Great Western Plains.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, then steep yourself in history at Old Dubbo Gaol, and then make a trip to Alladins Cave Bottle House.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dubbo road trip app .

Traveling by car from Hill End to Dubbo takes 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Dubbo are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Coonabarabran.

Things to do in Dubbo

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taronga Western Plains Zoo ©
Taronga Western Plains Zoo
Old Dubbo Gaol ©
Old Dubbo Gaol
Alladins Cave Bottle House ©
Alladins Cave Bottle House

1
night
Coonabarabran

Coonabarabran ©
Surrounded by lovely, largely unpopulated countryside, Coonabarabran is notable for the number of small churches in the area.
On the 29th (Tue), look and learn at Siding Spring Observatory, see the sky in a new way at Warrumbungle Observatory, see the interesting displays at Crystal Kingdom Museum, then see the interesting displays at Crystal Kingdom, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Nelson Park.

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You can drive from Dubbo to Coonabarabran in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Narrabri.

Things to do in Coonabarabran

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Siding Spring Observatory ©
Siding Spring Observatory
Crystal Kingdom ©
Crystal Kingdom
Crystal Kingdom Museum ©
Crystal Kingdom Museum

1
night
Narrabri

Narrabri
Narrabri is a town and seat of Narrabri Shire local government area in the North West Slopes, New South Wales, Australia on the Namoi River, 521km northwest of Sydney. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): look and learn at The Australia Telescope Compact Array and then make a trip to Pilliga Artesian Bore Baths.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Narrabri road trip planning app .

You can drive from Coonabarabran to Narrabri in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Coonabarabran in October: highs in Narrabri hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Inverell.

Things to do in Narrabri

Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pilliga Artesian Bore Baths ©
Pilliga Artesian Bore Baths

1
night
Inverell

Inverell ©
Inverell is a town in northern New South Wales, Australia, situated on the Macintyre River, close to the Queensland border. On the 31st (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Inverell Pioneer Village, examine the collection at National Transport Museum, then explore the galleries of Inverell art gallery, and finally look for gifts at The Dust Jacket.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Inverell trip planner.

You can drive from Narrabri to Inverell in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Armidale.

Things to do in Inverell

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
National Transport Museum ©
National Transport Museum
Inverell Pioneer Village ©
Inverell Pioneer Village
Inverell art gallery ©
Inverell art gallery

1
night
Armidale

Armidale ©
Armidale is a city in the Northern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Saints Mary and Joseph Catholic Cathedral, see the interesting displays at New England Regional Art Museum, then contemplate the long history of Saumarez Homestead, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Booloominbah Historic House.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Armidale trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Inverell to Armidale takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Tamworth.

Things to do in Armidale

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Saumarez Homestead ©
Saumarez Homestead
New England Regional Art Museum ©
New England Regional Art Museum

1
night
Tamworth

Tamworth ©
Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Powerstation Museum, examine the collection at Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum, and then examine the collection at Australian Railway Monument and Rail Journeys Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tamworth online tour planner .

Drive from Armidale to Tamworth in 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tamworth

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Powerstation Museum ©
Powerstation Museum
Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum ©
Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum

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