32 days in Australia Itinerary

32 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia itinerary planner

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Sydney
— 6 nights
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Newcastle
— 5 nights
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Port Macquarie
— 5 nights
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Coffs Harbour
— 5 nights
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Casino
— 1 night
Drive
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Tweed Heads
— 3 nights
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Surfers Paradise
— 6 nights
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Sydney

— 6 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, The Rocks Walking Tours, Sydney Opera House, and other attractions you added. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, take in the pleasant sights at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planning site.

Dunedin, New Zealand to Sydney is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dunedin to Sydney is minus 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 7th (Tue), you're off to Newcastle.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 7:

Newcastle

— 5 nights
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Your list of things to see and do now includes FogHorn Brewhouse, Newcastle Ocean Baths, King Edward Park, and other attractions. For shopping fun, head to Mortels Sheepskin Factory or Mistletoe Winery. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Newcastle Beach and Horseshoe Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with CoastXP, explore the landscape on two wheels at Fernleigh Track, see the interesting displays at The Lock-Up, and take some stellar pictures from Shepherds Hill Fort.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Newcastle tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Sydney to Newcastle in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Newcastle are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 12th (Sun), you're off to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Newcastle

Outdoors · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 12:

Port Macquarie

— 5 nights
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Port Macquarie Museum, Tacking Point Lighthouse and Glasshouse Port Macquarie. Step off the beaten path and head to Port Macquarie Historic Court House and Flynns Book Cafe.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Port Macquarie sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Newcastle to Port Macquarie in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Newcastle in June, you will find days in Port Macquarie are slightly colder (15°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Classes
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 17:

Coffs Harbour

— 5 nights
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
You've added The Big Banana Fun Park, Forest Sky Pier, The Clog Barn, and other attractions to your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Bongil Bongil National Park and Solitary Islands Coastal Walk. Step off the beaten path and head to Park Beach and Coffs Harbour Golf Club. There's still lots to do: cruise along Sealy Lookout, walk around Bruxner Park Flora Reserve, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and browse the different shops at Coffs Central Shopping Centre.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Coffs Harbour trip site.

You can 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Casino.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 22:

Casino

— 1 night
Casino is a town in the Northern Rivers area of New South Wales, Australia, with a population of 9,629 people at the. For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Casino trip planner.

Drive from Coffs Harbour to Casino in 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Casino are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll travel to Tweed Heads.

Things to do in Casino

Shopping · Fun & Games · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 23:

Tweed Heads

— 3 nights
Your list of things to see and do now includes Captain Cook Memorial and Lighthouse, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Snapper Rocks, and other attractions. Discover out-of-the-way places like Good Vibes Pilates & Yoga and 1st on Wharf.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tweed Heads day trip app.

You can drive from Casino to Tweed Heads in 2 hours. June in Tweed Heads sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Surfers Paradise.

Things to do in Tweed Heads

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 22 — 26:

Surfers Paradise

— 6 nights

Capital of the Gold Coast

The main appeal of Surfer’s Paradise can be identified from its name alone.
You've added Surfers Paradise River Cruises, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, SkyPoint Climb, and other attractions to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Snapper Rocks in Coolangatta (about 36 minutes away).

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Surfers Paradise day trip website.

Getting from Tweed Heads to Surfers Paradise by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 2nd (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Surfers Paradise

Shopping · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Nightlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 2:

Australia travel guide

4.6
Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
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.

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.