8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
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Werribee
— 1 night
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Manly
— 1 night
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Sydney
— 1 night
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Gold Coast
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, and then have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency.

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

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, expect Melbourne to be cooler, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Werribee.

Things to do in Melbourne

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Zero Latency ©
Zero Latency

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Werribee

Werribee ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): meet the residents at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Werribee trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Melbourne to Werribee by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Manly.

Things to do in Werribee

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

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Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach and then identify plant and animal life at North Head Sanctuary.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Manly itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Werribee to Manly in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Werribee in June, things will get a bit warmer in Manly: highs are around 20°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Sydney.

Things to do in Manly

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches
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North Head Sanctuary ©
North Head Sanctuary
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach

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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.
On the 5th (Wed), see a show at Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sydney day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Manly to Sydney in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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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.
On the 6th (Thu), kick back and relax at Coolangatta Beach and then trek along Cape Byron Walking Track. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Gold Coast vacation tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Cape Byron Walking Track
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach

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