5 days in Mount Buller, Melbourne & Phillip Island Itinerary

5 days in Mount Buller, Melbourne & Phillip Island Itinerary

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Fly to Melbourne International Airport, Drive to Mount Buller
Mount Buller
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Drive to Melbourne International Airport, Fly to Singapore


Mount Buller

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Mount Buller is a town located in the Shire of Mansfield in the Alpine region of the Australian state of Victoria. To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Mount Buller itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Mount Buller is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Mount Buller

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

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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.
On the 8th (Thu), enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, and then admire the striking features of Royal Exhibition Building.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online travel route planner.

Getting from Mount Buller to Melbourne by car takes about 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Melbourne are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Summerlands.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 8:


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Head to Summerlands on Philip Island for the chance to see thousands of penguins waddling along the coastline.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at The Nobbies Centre, step off the mainland to explore Koala Conservation Centre, then find something for the whole family at A Maze'N Things, and finally brush up on your military savvy at National Vietnam Veterans Museum.

For ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Summerlands visit planner.

You can drive from Melbourne to Summerlands in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. In June in Summerlands, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Summerlands

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 9:

Phillip Island travel guide

Nature & Parks · Islands · Dolphin & Whale Watching
A rocky outcrop set against the charming backdrop of the Westernport Bay, Phillip Island boasts sandy beaches and scenic hillsides. Important preservation areas exist on the island, serving as home to a variety of species, such as wallabies, kangaroos, and seals. Surfing is a popular activity, with the area’s waves and breakers being renowned as among the most reliable in the country.