30 days in Australia Itinerary

30 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 4 nights
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Hervey Bay
— 3 nights
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Eumundi
— 2 nights
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 6 nights
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Port Douglas
— 4 nights
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Cape Tribulation
— 2 nights
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Cairns
— 3 nights

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Sydney

Sydney ©

The Harbour City

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Brett Whiteley Studio and Sydney Opera House. Head to Sydney Fish Market and ATTY Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Leura Mall (in Leura), Katoomba (Gallery One88 & Lost Bear Gallery) and Falls Gallery (in Wentworth Falls). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sydney visit planner.

Malmo, Sweden to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Malmo to Sydney, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Malmo in September, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Sydney

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

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Must see
Bondi Beach
4.2
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Hiking Trail
Bondi to Coogee Walk
4.8
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Neighborhood
The Rocks
4.6

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Hervey Bay

With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Elfotography Hervey Bay and Wide Bay Hospitals Museum. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Burrum Heads Beach. The adventure continues: look for gifts at Mary Ryan's, browse the exhibits of Hervey Bay Regional Gallery, see the interesting displays at Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere, and browse the fresh offerings at Maryborough Markets.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Hervey Bay trip planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Hervey Bay in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in September, you will find days in Hervey Bay are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Eumundi.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Shopping · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

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History Museum
Wide Bay Hospitals Museum
5.0

2
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Eumundi

Eumundi ©
Eumundi is a small town and locality in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, 21 km south-west of Noosa Heads and 118 km north of the state capital, Brisbane. On the 10th (Fri), look for gifts at The Real McCaul, take in the exciting artwork at Artisans Gallery, then get all the information you need at Discover Eumundi Heritage & Visitor Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Montville Art Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tina Cooper Gallery. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets and then take in the exciting artwork at Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Eumundi day trip app.

Traveling by car from Hervey Bay to Eumundi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Eumundi

Shopping · Museums

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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Real McCaul
4.8
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Art Gallery
Artisans Gallery
5.0

4
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Uluru and Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Visiting Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga and Kuniya Walk will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: hike along Uluru Hiking Path, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, and take in the pleasant sights at Mala Walk.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Eumundi to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Eumundi to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 15:
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Must see
Uluru
4.6
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World heritage site
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
4.7
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Hiking Trail
Kuniya Walk
4.8

6
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Do some cultural sightseeing at Animal Tracks Safari and Mamukala Billabong. Take a break from the city and head to Twin Falls and Anbangbang Billabong. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Mamukala Wetlands, explore the activities along Jim Jim Falls, explore and take pictures at Anbangbang Rock Shelter, and hike along Bardedjilidji Walk.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) holiday builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 15 — 21:
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Wildlife Area
Anbangbang Billabong
4.2
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Wildlife Area
Mamukala Wetlands
4.3

4
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Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Do your shopping at Sunday Market Port Douglas and Ngarru Gallery. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Safaris will get you outdoors. On the 24th (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at The Deep Retreat & Deep Yoga Studio, trot along with a tour on horseback, and explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Port Douglas online road trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas is 0.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Wineries

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Safari
Safaris
4.9
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Wildlife Area
Mossman Gorge Centre
4.3

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Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
On the 26th (Sun), let the river carry you with Ocean Safari, then stroll through Dubuji Boardwalk, then learn more about the world around you at Daintree Entomological museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Tribulation Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours and then see D'Arcy of Daintree 4WD Tours.

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

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Cape Tribulation can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 27:
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River Rafting / Tubing
Ocean Safari
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Dubuji Boardwalk
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Cairns

Cairns ©

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, then trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Annie's at the Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach, then kick back and relax at Trinity Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Billy Tea Safaris.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairns road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
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Hiking Trail
Esplanade Boardwalk
4.7

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