7 days in Australia Itinerary

7 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Drive:  45 min
1
Miranda
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Mudgee
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Coonabarabran
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Lightning Ridge
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Warialda
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Armidale
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Gymea
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
End: Sydney

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Miranda

Miranda
For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Miranda online road trip planner.

Sydney to Miranda is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In July in Miranda, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. You'll set off for Mudgee on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in Miranda

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Mudgee

Mudgee ©
White latticed historic buildings and a red brick clock tower occupy Mudgee's town center.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): experience rural life at Mudgee Honey Haven, look for all kinds of wild species at The Drip Gorge, thendo a tasting at SHORT SHEEP Micro-Winery, thenlearn about winemaking at Lowe Wines, and finally experience rural life at Aril Estate.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Mudgee trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Miranda to Mudgee takes 4 hours. Traveling from Miranda in July, expect Mudgee to be slightly colder, temps between 16°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Coonabarabran.

Things to do in Mudgee

Wineries Wildlife Parks
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Lowe Wines ©
Lowe Wines
Mudgee Honey Haven ©
Mudgee Honey Haven
SHORT SHEEP Micro-Winery ©
SHORT SHEEP Micro-Winery

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Coonabarabran

Coonabarabran ©
Surrounded by lovely, largely unpopulated countryside, Coonabarabran is notable for the number of small churches in the area.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look and learn at Siding Spring Observatory and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Warrumbungle National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Coonabarabran planning app.

Traveling by car from Mudgee to Coonabarabran takes 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Coonabarabran when traveling from Mudgee in July, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lightning Ridge.

Things to do in Coonabarabran

Nature Parks Childrens Museums
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Warrumbungle National Park ©
Warrumbungle National Park
Siding Spring Observatory ©
Siding Spring Observatory

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Lightning Ridge

Lightning Ridge ©
Lightning Ridge is a town in north-western New South Wales, Australia, in Walgett Shire, near the southern border of Queensland, about six kilometres east of the Castlereagh Highway, and is served in commercial activities by the town of Walgett, some 75 km to the south. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Artesian Baths, thenexplore the historical opulence of Amigos Castle, thenstop by Opal Bin, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of 3 mile Heritage opal mines. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Bevans Cactus Nursery, browse the exhibits of John Murray Art Gallery, thenbrowse the exhibits of Chambers of The Black Hand, and finally don't miss a visit to Stanley the Emu.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lightning Ridge trip planning app.

Drive from Coonabarabran to Lightning Ridge in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Warialda.

Things to do in Lightning Ridge

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Chambers of The Black Hand ©
Chambers of The Black Hand
Artesian Baths ©
Artesian Baths
John Murray Art Gallery ©
John Murray Art Gallery

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Warialda

Warialda ©
Warialda is a town in the Northwest Slopes region of New South Wales, Australia, in Gwydir Shire. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Cranky Rock Nature Reserve, thendon't miss a visit to The Bikini Tree, thencontemplate the long history of Carinda House Community Cultural Centre, and finally appreciate the history behind Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Walk.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Warialda trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lightning Ridge to Warialda in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in July, and nighttime lows around 5°C. You'll set off for Armidale on the 17th (Fri).

Things to do in Warialda

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Walk
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Cranky Rock Nature Reserve ©
Cranky Rock Nature Reserve
Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Walk ©
Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Walk

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Armidale

Armidale ©
Armidale is a city in the Northern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia. On the 18th (Sat), cruise along Waterfall Way, thenadmire the sheer force of Wollomombi Falls, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saints Mary and Joseph Catholic Cathedral.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Armidale travel planner.

You can drive from Warialda to Armidale in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gymea.

Things to do in Armidale

Nature Scenic Drive Parks
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Wollomombi Falls ©
Wollomombi Falls
Saints Mary and Joseph Catholic Cathedral ©

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Gymea

Gymea
To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Gymea trip builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Armidale to Gymea. July in Gymea sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 18th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Gymea

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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