12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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12 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Toowoomba
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Roma
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Proserpine
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Toowoomba

Toowoomba ©
Toowoomba is a city in the Darling Downs region in the Australian state of Queensland. Cobb+Co Museum and Milne Bay Military Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Bunya Mountains National Park and Japanese Garden. Take a break from Toowoomba with a short trip to Glengallan Homestead & Heritage Centre in Warwick, about 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Spring Bluff, stroll through Queens Park, don't miss a visit to Picnic Point, and stop by Jim's Jerky on Hume.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Toowoomba trip itinerary builder .

Sydney to Toowoomba is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Toowoomba, with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Roma.

Things to do in Toowoomba

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Spring Bluff, Glengallan Homestead & Heritage Centre, Bunya Mountains National Park
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Spring Bluff ©
Spring Bluff
Bunya Mountains National Park ©
Bunya Mountains National Park
Cobb+Co Museum ©
Cobb+Co Museum

1
day
Roma

Roma ©
Roma is a town, locality and the administrative centre in the Maranoa Region, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): make a trip to The Big Rig, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Paul's Anglican Church Roma, and then get to know the fascinating history of Roma War Memorial Heroes Avenue.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Roma trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Toowoomba to Roma takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Roma

#Historic Sites
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St Paul's Anglican Church Roma ©
St Paul's Anglican Church Roma
The Big Rig ©
The Big Rig

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Burleigh Head National Park and Kirra Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Boggo Road Gaol and Newstead House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Caloundra Lighthouses (in Kings Beach), Natural Bridge (in Springbrook) and Kings Beach (in Caloundra). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel), examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, pause for some photo ops at Anzac Square, and get your game on at Slideways - Go Karting Gold Coast.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Roma to Brisbane with the Route module. In September, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Proserpine.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trips

Natural Bridge, Burleigh Head National Park, Kings Beach, Kirra Beach, Slideways - Go Karting Gold Coast
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Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

3
nights
Proserpine

Proserpine ©
Proserpine is a town and locality in the Whitsunday Region in the state of Queensland, Australia. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Horseshoe Bay and The Great Dingo Beach Escape. Get in touch with nature at Grays Bay and Hiking & Bushwalks One&Only Hayman Island. Go for a jaunt from Proserpine to Bowen to see Mother Beddock Rock about 1h 20 min away. It doesn't end there: head off the coast to Whitsunday Islands and see the interesting displays at Proserpine Museum.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Proserpine itinerary maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Brisbane to Proserpine. While traveling from Brisbane, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Proserpine, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Proserpine

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Bowen, Whitsunday Islands, The Great Dingo Beach Escape, Hiking & Bushwalks One&Only Hayman Island
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Whitsunday Islands ©
Whitsunday Islands
Proserpine Museum ©
Proserpine Museum

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