23 days in Birdsville, Lennox Head & Mooloolaba Itinerary

23 days in Birdsville, Lennox Head & Mooloolaba Itinerary

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23 days in Birdsville, Lennox Head & Mooloolaba Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Birdsville
— 1 night
Drive:  15​h
2
Lennox Head
— 10 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Mooloolaba
— 9 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Melbourne


1
night
Birdsville

Birdsville
Birdsville is a small town and locality in the Shire of Diamantina, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Munga-Thirri (Simpson Desert) National Park. On your second day here, explore the fascinating landscape at Big Red Sand Dune and then get outside with Birdsville Races.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Birdsville online trip itinerary builder .

Melbourne to Birdsville is an approximately 31.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Melbourne in July, you will find days in Birdsville are somewhat warmer (24°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lennox Head.

Things to do in Birdsville

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:

10
nights
Lennox Head

Lennox Head ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Coolangatta (Coolangatta Beach, Kirra Beach, & more), Dreamworld (in Coomera) and Oxenford (Warner Bros. Movie World & Wet 'n' Wild Water World). Spend the 9th (Tue) exploring nature at Natural Bridge. Spend the 13th (Sat) exploring nature at Bundjalung National Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Lennox Head trip builder tool .

You can drive from Birdsville to Lennox Head in 27 hours. Another option is to fly. July in Lennox Head sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Mooloolaba.

Things to do in Lennox Head

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Chris Cunningham Park, Bundjalung National Park, Watersports Guru, The Treat Shop
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 14:
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Pat Morton Lookout ©
Pat Morton Lookout
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Dreamworld ©
Dreamworld

9
nights
Mooloolaba

Mooloolaba
Once just a small port at the mouth of Mooloolah River, Mooloolaba is now a hotbed of tourism and a place more than worth adding to your Sunshine Coast itinerary.
Explore Mooloolaba's surroundings by going to Noosa (Noosa National Park, Laguna Lookout, & more), Noosa River (in Noosaville) and Maleny (Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World, & more). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Australia Zoo, kick back and relax at Maroochydore Beach, make a splash at Sea Life Sunshine Coast, and find something for the whole family at The Ginger Factory.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Mooloolaba trip itinerary site .

Getting from Lennox Head to Mooloolaba by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Lennox Head in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Mooloolaba, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mooloolaba

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Noosa, Eumundi, Maleny, Caloundra, Maroochydore
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 23:
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Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park
Australia Zoo ©
Australia Zoo
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World ©

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