15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

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15 days in Brisbane Region Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Moreton Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
North Stradbroke Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Ipswich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Brisbane
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

1
night
Moreton Island

Moreton Island ©
Off Queensland's southeastern coast, Moreton Island offers steep dunes and beaches.
On the 1st (Tue), enjoy the sea views from Cape Moreton Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Moreton Island trip planning site .

Melbourne to Moreton Island is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Moreton Island, with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Moreton Island

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature
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Cape Moreton Lighthouse ©
Cape Moreton Lighthouse
Moreton Island ©
Moreton Island

2
nights
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
On the 3rd (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Frenchman's Beach, then take some stellar pictures from North Gorge Walk, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Amity Point Beach. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Brown Lake, then stroll the grounds of Dunwich Cemetery, then take a leisurely stroll along Amity Point Jetty, and finally stroll through Cylinder Beach.

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Drive from Moreton Island to North Stradbroke Island in 6 hours. In January, daily temperatures in North Stradbroke Island can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ipswich.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
Cylinder Beach ©
Cylinder Beach
North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk

3
nights
Ipswich

Ipswich ©
Ipswich is an urban region in south-east Queensland, Australia, which is located in the south-west of the Brisbane metropolitan area. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Queens Park and Camp Moogerah. Change things up with a short trip to Historic Wiss Emporium in Kalbar (about 1h 05 min away). And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Queensland Raceways, grab your bike and head to Hidden Vale Adventure Park, admire the landmark architecture of St Marys Catholic Church, and brush up on your military savvy at RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre.

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You can drive from North Stradbroke Island to Ipswich in 4 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Ipswich can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Ipswich

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Historic Wiss Emporium, Camp Moogerah
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Hidden Vale Adventure Park ©
Hidden Vale Adventure Park
Queens Park ©
Queens Park
Camp Moogerah ©
Camp Moogerah

7
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Wheel of Brisbane. The adventure continues: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, take a memorable drive along Captain Cook Highway, and admire the masterpieces at GOMA.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ipswich to Brisbane takes an hour. In January, daytime highs in Brisbane are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Museums, #Fun & Games

Side Trip

Captain Cook Highway
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Wheel of Brisbane ©
Wheel of Brisbane
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands

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