60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
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Canberra
— 1 night
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Shoal Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Coffs Harbour
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Byron Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Gold Coast
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​h 15​min
8
Airlie Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
Townsville
— 2 nights
10
Cairns
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
12
Darwin
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​h 30​min
13
Purnululu National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  11​h 30​min
14
Broome
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
15
Port Hedland
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
16
Exmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
17
Coral Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h
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Perth
— 5 nights
taxi + ferry:  1​h 30​min
19
Rottnest Island
— Few hours
ferry + Drive:  8​h 45​min
20
Esperance
— 2 nights
Drive:  24​h
21
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
22
Mount Gambier
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
23
Halls Gap
— 1 night
End: Melbourne

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Canberra

Canberra ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Burley Griffin, then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Tortured Gum Brewery.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Canberra trip itinerary builder website .

Melbourne to Canberra is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Melbourne in August since evenings lows in Canberra dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Tortured Gum Brewery
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Tortured Gum Brewery ©
Tortured Gum Brewery
Lake Burley Griffin ©
Lake Burley Griffin

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Sydney

Sydney ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair. On the next day, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Canberra to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Canberra in August: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 22°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Shoal Bay.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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Shoal Bay

Shoal Bay ©
On the 7th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Tomaree Head, enjoy the sand and surf at Fingal Bay Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Gan Gan Lookout. Keep things going the next day: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Shoal Bay trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Shoal Bay takes 3 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, Shoal Bay is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Shoal Bay

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Nelson Bay, Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk, Fingal Bay Beach
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Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fingal Bay Beach ©
Fingal Bay Beach

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Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Coffs Harbour trip tool .

Drive from Shoal Bay to Coffs Harbour in 4.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Coffs Harbour are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You'll set off for Byron Bay on the 9th (Sun).

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get great views at Broken Head Nature Reserve, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Belongil Beach, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, hike along Cape Byron Walking Track, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Byron Lighthouse.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Byron Bay online itinerary maker .

You can drive from Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Broken Head Nature Reserve
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Belongil Beach ©
Belongil Beach
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Gold Coast

Gold Coast
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Surfers Paradise Beach and David Fleay Wildlife Park. Visit Burleigh Heads Beach and Burleigh Head National Park for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gold Coast: O'Reillys Birds of Prey (in Lamington National Park), Tropical Fruit World (in Duranbah) and Fishing Charters & Tours (in Tweed Heads). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park, tee off at Surfers Paradise Golf Club, enjoy the sand and surf at Coolangatta Beach, and find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast road trip planner .

Getting from Byron Bay to Gold Coast by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In August, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves, Fishing Charters & Tours, Tropical Fruit World, O'Reillys Birds of Prey
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David Fleay Wildlife Park
David Fleay Wildlife Park
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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Brisbane

Brisbane ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, then identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then try out the rides at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along The Brisbane River and then stroll around South Bank Parklands.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brisbane trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Brisbane sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Airlie Beach.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
The Brisbane River ©
The Brisbane River
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands

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Airlie Beach

Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
You'll get in some beach time at Catseye Beach and Horseshoe Bay. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Airlie Beach Lagoon will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and look for gifts at Into The Blue Gallery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Airlie Beach travel route planning website .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Brisbane to Airlie Beach in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Airlie Beach, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can catcht the bus to Townsville.

Things to do in Airlie Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Horseshoe Bay, Catseye Beach
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Scuba & Snorkeling
Catseye Beach ©
Catseye Beach

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Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
On the 22nd (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Museum of Tropical Queensland, browse the exhibits of Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Billabong Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): view the masterpieces at Pinnacles Gallery, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at The Strand.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Townsville trip planner .

Take a bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Airlie Beach in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Townsville, with highs around 30°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Townsville

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Billabong Sanctuary ©
Billabong Sanctuary
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Strand ©
The Strand

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Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Esplanade Boardwalk. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Australian Butterfly Sanctuary in Kuranda (about 36 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the exciting artwork at Village Gallery, stroll around Anzac Park, and identify plant and animal life at Atherton Tablelands.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cairns trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Townsville to Cairns takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Cairns are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

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Port Douglas

Port Douglas ©
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Opal Reef. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach, and get outside with Horses in Port.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas trip itinerary maker .

You can take a bus from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge Centre, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

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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.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Crocosaurus Cove will get you outdoors. When in Darwin, make a side trip to see Litchfield National Park in Batchelor, approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Mindil Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral, and take in the waterfront at Darwin Wharf Precinct.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Darwin road trip planning website .

Getting from Port Douglas to Darwin by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Port Douglas in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Darwin, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Purnululu National Park.

Things to do in Darwin

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Litchfield National Park
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 3:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove

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Purnululu National Park

Purnululu National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Purnululu National Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Bungle Bungle Range. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Bungle Bungles Range.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Purnululu National Park route planning website .

Drive from Darwin to Purnululu National Park in 15.5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. You will leave for Broome on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Purnululu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Purnululu National Park ©
Purnululu National Park

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Broome

A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
On the 7th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, and then stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park, and then examine the collection at SSJG Heritage Centre.

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Getting from Purnululu National Park to Broome by car takes about 11.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Hedland.

Things to do in Broome

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

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Port Hedland

Port Hedland ©
Port Hedland is the second largest town in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with an estimated urban population of 15,191, including the satellite town of South Hedland, 18 km away. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): make a trip to Cooke Point Viewing Platform, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pretty Pool, then don't miss a visit to Koombana Lookout Port Hedland, and finally walk around Cemetery Beach Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Dalgety House Museum, view the masterpieces at Port Hedland Courthouse Gallery, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spoil Bank.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Port Hedland trip maker site .

Explore your travel options from Broome to Port Hedland with the Route module. September in Port Hedland sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Port Hedland

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cemetery Beach Park ©
Cemetery Beach Park
Dalgety House Museum ©
Dalgety House Museum
Port Hedland Courthouse Gallery ©
Port Hedland Courthouse Gallery

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Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Turquoise Bay and Mauritius Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Diving and Fishing Charters & Tours. Next up on the itinerary: see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Reef, don't miss a visit to Potshot Memorial, visit a coastal fixture at Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, and take a leisurely stroll along Learmonth Jetty.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Exmouth online trip builder .

Getting from Port Hedland to Exmouth by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly. In September, Exmouth is slightly colder than Port Hedland - with highs of 35°C and lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Fishing Charters & Tours

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Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. On the 14th (Mon), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Coral Bay online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Exmouth to Coral Bay takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll set off for Perth on the 15th (Tue).

Things to do in Coral Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Escape the urban bustle at Cottesloe Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with these side-trips from Perth: Fremantle Prison (in Fremantle) and Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman). The adventure continues: stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of Western Australia, appreciate the history behind The Bell Tower, and make a trip to Elizabeth Quay.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Perth tour itinerary planning app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Coral Bay to Perth takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rottnest Island.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle Prison, Cottesloe Beach, Caversham Wildlife Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park

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Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island ©
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): explore the gorgeous colors at Cathedral Rocks, then explore the striking landscape at Henrietta Rocks, and then stroll through The Basin.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rottnest Island tour planning tool .

Traveling by combination of train and ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Rottnest Island are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Basin ©
The Basin
Cathedral Rocks ©
Cathedral Rocks
Henrietta Rocks ©
Henrietta Rocks

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Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): steep yourself in history at Esperance Stonehenge, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cape Le Grand National Park, and then don't miss a visit to Esperance Whale Tail. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Thistle Cove and then enjoy the sand and surf at Twilight Bay.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Esperance travel planning website .

Getting from Rottnest Island to Esperance by combination of ferry and car takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Esperance

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove

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Adelaide

Adelaide
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Adelaide is known for parks, shopping, museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, learn about winemaking at National Wine Centre of Australia, learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum, and shop like a local with Rundle Mall.

Planning Adelaide trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Fly from Esperance to Adelaide in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Esperance to Adelaide, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Adelaide

Shopping Parks Tours
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Rundle Mall
Rundle Mall
National Wine Centre of Australia ©
National Wine Centre of Australia
North Terrace ©
North Terrace

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Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
On the 27th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Cave Gardens, get lost in a book at Mount Gambier Public Library, then take in the dramatic natural features at Umpherston Sinkhole, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The Blue Lake. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Engelbrecht Cave, walk around Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park, and then do a tasting at Katnook Coonawarra.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Mount Gambier road trip website .

You can fly from Adelaide to Mount Gambier in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Adelaide in September, with highs in Mount Gambier at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Nature Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Katnook Coonawarra, Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park
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Cave Gardens ©
Cave Gardens
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park ©
Tantanoola Caves Conservation Park
The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake

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Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): meet the residents at Halls Gap Zoo, trek along The Pinnacle, then take some stellar pictures from Boroka Lookout, and finally get great views at Reed Lookout. On the next day, trek along Venus Baths Loop and then play a few rounds at Grampians Adventure Golf.

Find out how to plan Halls Gap trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Mount Gambier to Halls Gap in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Outdoors Parks Trails
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The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Halls Gap Zoo ©
Halls Gap Zoo
Boroka Lookout ©
Boroka Lookout

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