37 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

37 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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1
Brisbane
— 9 nights
2
Sydney
— 14 nights
3
Melbourne
— 13 nights

9
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre and Birrunga Gallery & Dining. Appreciate the collections at Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, stroll around South Bank Parklands, examine the collection at Opal Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane tour builder website.

Adelaide to Brisbane is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Adelaide in July: highs in Brisbane hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Wildlife
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre ©
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre

14
nights
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.
You'll explore and learn at Australian National Maritime Museum and Hyde Park Barracks. The Rocks and Darling Harbour are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, learn more about the world around you at Australian Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sydney online holiday maker.

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Brisbane in August, plan for little chillier days in Sydney, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Cremorne Reserve, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Australian National Maritime Museum

13
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
National Gallery of Victoria and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at ArtVo, browse the collection at State Library Victoria, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planner.

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in August: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trip

St Kilda Pier
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Wine Tours & Tastings

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