25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Gold Coast
— 3 nights
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Brisbane
— 3 nights
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Fraser Island
— 3 nights
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Melbourne
— 8 nights

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Australian National Maritime Museum and Hyde Park Barracks. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sydney Opera House and The Rocks. And it doesn't end there: visit Darling Harbour, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and view the masterpieces at Australian Centre for Photography.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sydney itinerary maker tool.

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. September in Sydney sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

3
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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise and Captain Cook Memorial and Lighthouse. Pack the 5th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at David Fleay Wildlife Park, find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Theme Parks · Beaches
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David Fleay Wildlife Park
David Fleay Wildlife Park
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Queensland Museum & Sciencentre and Queensland Art Gallery. Gallery of Modern Art and Nepalese Pagoda are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get a taste of the local shopping with Queen Street Mall, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Brisbane travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery
Gallery of Modern Art ©
Gallery of Modern Art

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Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sea views from Sandy Cape Lighthouse, explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, step aboard Maheno Wreck, and kick back and relax at Eli Creek.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fraser Island online itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight, ferry, and car from Brisbane to Fraser Island in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. October in Fraser Island sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks · Nature · Beaches
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Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Sandy Cape Lighthouse ©
Sandy Cape Lighthouse
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Melbourne Gaol and St. Patrick's Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, examine the collection at Australian Sports Museum, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight from Fraser Island to Melbourne in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, train, and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Fraser Island in October, with highs in Melbourne at 24°C and lows at 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

St Kilda Pier
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 21:
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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