15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 1 night
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Healesville
— 2 nights
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Wangaratta
— 1 night
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Wagga Wagga
— 1 night
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Canberra
— 1 night
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Wollongong
— 1 day
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Katoomba
— 1 night
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Newcastle
— 1 night
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Port Macquarie
— 1 night
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Coffs Harbour
— 1 night
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Coolangatta
— 3 nights
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Brisbane
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Melbourne

— 1 night

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Melbourne is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in June; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Healesville.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 7:

Healesville

— 2 nights
Healesville's population of over 6,500 thrives on horticulture, tourism, and viticulture (the study of grapes).
On the 7th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Jodee Creations.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Healesville online road trip planner.

You can drive from Melbourne to Healesville in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Wangaratta.

Things to do in Healesville

Nature · Parks · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:

Wangaratta

— 1 night
Wangaratta is a cathedral city in the northeast of Victoria, Australia, approximately 250km from Melbourne along the Hume Highway. On the 9th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Brown Brothers Winery, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake William Hovell, and then look for gifts at Kate's Cottage.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Wangaratta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Healesville to Wangaratta takes 3 hours. In June in Wangaratta, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Wagga Wagga.

Things to do in Wangaratta

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:

Wagga Wagga

— 1 night
The town of Wagga Wagga has an abnormally high percentage of athletic success.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): play a few rounds at Wagga City Golf Club, view the masterpieces at Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, and then get your game on at Project Paintball Wagga.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Wagga Wagga online trip planner.

Drive from Wangaratta to Wagga Wagga in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in June, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Wagga Wagga

Outdoors · Golf · Fun & Games · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 11:

Canberra

— 1 night

The Bush Capital

A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): browse the exhibits of Canberra Glassworks, then stroll through ANZAC Parade Walk, and then catch a movie at Canberra Centre.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Canberra driving holiday site.

You can drive from Wagga Wagga to Canberra in 3 hours. Traveling from Wagga Wagga in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Canberra, with lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Wollongong.

Things to do in Canberra

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:

Wollongong

— 1 day
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Symbio Wildlife Park.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Wollongong travel route planner.

You can drive from Canberra to Wollongong in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Canberra in June, with highs in Wollongong at 20°C and lows at 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Wollongong

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:
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Katoomba

— 1 night
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Katoomba day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wollongong to Katoomba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Katoomba are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Newcastle.

Things to do in Katoomba

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:

Newcastle

— 1 night
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
On the 14th (Wed), kick back and relax at Nobbys Beach, then stop by Newcastle City Farmers Market, and then have fun at Blackbutt Reserve.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Newcastle journey builder.

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Newcastle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. June in Newcastle sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 14:

Port Macquarie

— 1 night
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): stroll through Coastal walk, look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Hospital, and then enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Port Macquarie trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Newcastle to Port Macquarie takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Newcastle in June: highs in Port Macquarie hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:

Coffs Harbour

— 1 night
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
On the 16th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Coffs Harbour Butterfly House, then enjoy the sand and surf at Coffs Harbour Beach, and then fulfill a lifelong dream with Dolphin Marine Conservation Park.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Coffs Harbour holiday planner.

Drive from Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Port Macquarie in June: highs in Coffs Harbour hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Coolangatta.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 16:

Coolangatta

— 3 nights
A wrecked schooner that washed up on shore in 1846 is the namesake for the Coolangatta.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Carrara Markets, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park, then look for gifts at Miami Marketta, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park. On the next day, browse the different shops at Robina Town Centre, enjoy the sand and surf at Kurrawa Beach, and then kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Coolangatta online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Coffs Harbour to Coolangatta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 19th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Coolangatta

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 19:

Brisbane

Australia's New World City

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.
On the 19th (Mon), wander the streets of West End.

Plan a Brisbane trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Coolangatta to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. June in Brisbane sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 20:
Highlights from your trip

Australia travel guide

4.7
Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.

Blue Mountains travel guide

4.6
World heritage site · Lookouts · Mountains
Cloaked by a natural blue haze that lingers above vast eucalypt forests and rugged sandstone tablelands, Blue Mountains remain Australia's most accessible World Heritage-listed wilderness within a two-hour drive from Sidney. Equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and avid nature lovers, a trip to Blue Mountains places you near canyons, waterfalls, underground caves, and limestone formations that date back at least 340 million years. Fresh mountain air serves as a perfect stimulus for numerous exhilarating activities and adventure sports. Hiking, bushwalking, rock climbing, canyoning, and abseiling rank among top things to do in Blue Mountains. The region's many festivals and rich Aboriginal heritage add a dash of culture to primarily nature-oriented Blue Mountains vacations.

Gold Coast travel guide

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Theme Parks · Beaches · Shopping Malls
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. The most popular tourist destination in the state of Queensland, Gold Coast life centers itself on relaxation, surf, and marine life in general.