3 days in Geelong & Caloundra Itinerary

3 days in Geelong & Caloundra Itinerary

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3 days in Geelong & Caloundra Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  1​h
1
Geelong
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + bus:  7​h
2
Caloundra
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  6​h
End: Melbourne

1
night
Geelong

Geelong ©
Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia, 75km south-west of the state capital, Melbourne. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Victoria State Rose Garden and then stroll through Werribee Open Range Zoo. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Eastern Beach Reserve and then take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road.

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Melbourne to Geelong is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. January in Geelong sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Caloundra.

Things to do in Geelong

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Werribee, The Great Ocean Road
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve

1
day
Caloundra

Caloundra ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mooloolaba Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kings Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Caloundra online tour planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Geelong to Caloundra in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Geelong in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Caloundra, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Caloundra

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Mooloolaba Beach
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Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach

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