35 days in Australia Itinerary

35 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Port Augusta
— 3 nights
2
Cloncurry
— 1 day
3
Gunbalanya
— 1 day
4
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
5
Darwin
— 5 nights
6
Batchelor
— 1 night
7
Pine Creek
— 1 night
8
Katherine
— 4 nights
9
Alice Springs
— 5 nights
10
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
11
Tamworth
— 3 nights

3
nights
Port Augusta

Port Augusta ©
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Get out of town with these interesting Port Augusta side-trips: Peterborough (Bob the Railway Dog & Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre), Flinders Ranges National Park (in Hawker) and Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park (in Quorn). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, take some stellar pictures from Water Tower Lookout, and brush up on your military savvy at Port Pirie RSL Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Augusta driving holiday planner.

Sydney to Port Augusta is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney to Port Augusta, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Port Augusta, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cloncurry.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Peterborough, Port Pirie RSL Museum, Flinders Ranges National Park, Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:
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Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden ©
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre ©
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre
Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park ©
Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park

1
day
Cloncurry

Cloncurry ©
Cloncurry is a town and locality in the Shire of Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum, take an in-depth tour of John Flynn Place Museum & Fred McKay Art Gallery, and then view the masterpieces at Dr David Harvey-Sutton Gallery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cloncurry sightseeing planner.

Explore your travel options from Port Augusta to Cloncurry with the Route module. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Port Augusta in July: high temperatures in Cloncurry hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Gunbalanya.

Things to do in Cloncurry

Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
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Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum ©
Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum

1
day
Gunbalanya

Gunbalanya ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Ubirr.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Gunbalanya trip maker tool.

Drive from Cloncurry to Gunbalanya in 18.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Cloncurry to Gunbalanya. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Gunbalanya

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ubirr
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:
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Ubirr ©
Ubirr

5
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Gunlom Waterfall Creek, explore the activities along Jim Jim Falls, take in the dramatic natural features at Nanguluwur Art Site, and explore the striking landscape of Kakadu National park.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Gunbalanya to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Darwin.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 2:
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Gunlom Waterfall Creek ©
Gunlom Waterfall Creek
Jim Jim Falls ©
Jim Jim Falls

5
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Darwin is known for museums, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Mindil Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Darwin Wharf Precinct, examine the collection at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Darwin online visit planner.

You can drive from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Darwin in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Darwin can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Batchelor.

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 7:
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Batchelor

Batchelor ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Adelaide River War Cemetery, thenrelax in the rural setting at Batchelor Butterfly Farm and Pet Garden, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Litchfield National Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Batchelor trip planner.

You can drive from Darwin to Batchelor in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pine Creek.

Things to do in Batchelor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Adelaide River War Cemetery
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:
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Adelaide River War Cemetery ©
Adelaide River War Cemetery

1
night
Pine Creek

Pine Creek
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Copperfield Dam Park Area and then head outdoors with Umbrawarra Gorge Pine Creek N.T..

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pine Creek sightseeing site.

Traveling by car from Batchelor to Pine Creek takes 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Pine Creek when traveling from Batchelor in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Pine Creek

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:

4
nights
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. When in Katherine, make a side trip to see Bitter Springs in Mataranka, approximately Mataranka away. There's much more to do: wander the wide-open spaces of Katherine Outback Experience, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Low Level Nature Reserve, and take in the exciting artwork at MiMi Aboriginal Art & Craft.

You can plan Katherine trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Pine Creek to Katherine in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Katherine

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bukbukluk Lookout, Bitter Springs
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 13:
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Katherine Outback Experience ©
Katherine Outback Experience
Bukbukluk Lookout ©
Bukbukluk Lookout
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge ©
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge

5
nights
Alice Springs

Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Alice Springs is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, get great views at Anzac Hill, examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Alice Springs road trip tool.

Getting from Katherine to Alice Springs by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, Alice Springs is little chillier than Katherine - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 18:
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Walking tours
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

4
nights
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Uluru, explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, and trek along Uluru Hiking Path.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park journey planning app.

You can fly from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Tamworth.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yulara
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 22:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path

3
nights
Tamworth

Tamworth ©
Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Tamworth side-trips: Watsons Creek National Park (in Watsons Bay), Walcha's Open Air Gallery of sculptures and artworks (in Walcha) and Waterfall Way (in Armidale). The adventure continues: enjoy some diversion at Tamworth Marsupial Park, let little ones run wild at Tamworth Regional Playground, look for all kinds of wild species at Aussie Ark, and admire all the interesting features of Oxley Scenic Lookout.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Tamworth online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Tamworth takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Tamworth, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in August; daily highs in Tamworth reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tamworth

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Watsons Creek National Park, Walcha's Open Air Gallery of sculptures and artworks, Eye of the Needle Walk, Waterfall Way, Aussie Ark
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 26:
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Tamworth Marsupial Park ©
Tamworth Marsupial Park
Oxley Scenic Lookout ©
Oxley Scenic Lookout
Tamworth Regional Playground ©
Tamworth Regional Playground

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