36 days in Australia Itinerary

36 days in Australia Itinerary

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36 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  10​h
1
Stirling Range National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Pemberton
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Augusta
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Dunsborough
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
5
Kalbarri
— 3 nights
Drive:  17​h 15​min
6
Purnululu National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  12​h
7
Karijini National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
Coral Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
9
Ningaloo
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
10
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Sydney

4
nights
Stirling Range National Park

Stirling Range National Park ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Anvil Beach and Cheynes Beach. Relax by the water at Nanarup Beach and Cosy Corner Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stirling Range National Park: Denmark (Rising Star Winery, Ocean Beach, & more). Spend the 17th (Sun) exploring nature at Stirling Range National Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Stirling Range National Park travel itinerary planner.

Sydney to Stirling Range National Park is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Sydney to Stirling Range National Park. Traveling from Sydney in February, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Stirling Range National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Pemberton.

Things to do in Stirling Range National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Cheynes Beach, Stirling Range National Park, Cosy Corner Beach, Nanarup Beach
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 19:
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Bluff Knoll ©
Bluff Knoll
Cheynes Beach ©
Cheynes Beach
Cosy Corner Beach ©
Cosy Corner Beach

4
nights
Pemberton

Pemberton ©
Go to Pemberton to enjoy beautiful natural surroundings, nearby national parks, and local wines.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Giant Tingle Tree and Walpole-Nornalup Inlet. Get outdoors at Big Brook Dam and Mandalay Beach. Go for a jaunt from Pemberton to Walpole to see Conspicuous Cliff about 1h 35 min away. Spend the 21st (Thu) exploring nature at D’Entrecasteaux National Park. There's more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Warren National Park and take in panoramic vistas at Gloucester Tree.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Pemberton trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Stirling Range National Park to Pemberton by car takes about 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Augusta.

Things to do in Pemberton

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Walpole
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Giant Tingle Tree ©
Giant Tingle Tree
D’Entrecasteaux National Park ©
D’Entrecasteaux National Park
Warren National Park ©
Warren National Park

3
nights
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta is a town on the south-west coast of Western Australia, where the Blackwood River emerges into Flinders Bay. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Surfers Point and Hamelin Bay. Escape the urban bustle at Gnarabup Beach and Margaret River Mouth Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Augusta: Redgate Wines (in Redgate) and Margaret River (Margaret River Venison Farm, Sunflowers Animal Farm, & more). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Giants Cave, steep yourself in history at Water wheel, and make a trip to Hamelin Bay Jetty.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Augusta trip planning website .

You can drive from Pemberton to Augusta in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Augusta

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Margaret River, Hamelin Bay Jetty, Giants Cave, Surfers Point, Redgate Wines
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 26:
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Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Gnarabup Beach ©
Gnarabup Beach
Sunflowers Animal Farm ©
Sunflowers Animal Farm

4
nights
Dunsborough

Dunsborough ©
Dunsborough is a coastal town in the South West of Western Australia, 254km south of Perth on the shores of Geographe Bay.Dunsborough is a popular tourist destination for Western Australians; in 1999 it was voted the state's best tourist destination and in 2013 awarded the Top Tourism Award for Population Under 5,000. Explore hidden gems such as Yallingup Beach and Meelup Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Canal Rocks and Cowaramup Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dunsborough: Bunbury (Wyalup-Rocky Point, Koombana Bay, & more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Bunker Bay, kick back and relax at Injidup Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Smiths Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Sugarloaf Rock.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dunsborough online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Augusta to Dunsborough takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Dunsborough

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Bunbury, Happs Winery and Cellar Door, Cowaramup Bay
Find places to stay Feb 26 — Mar 2:
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Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Yallingup Beach ©
Yallingup Beach
Bunker Bay ©
Bunker Bay

3
nights
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Relax by the water at Chinaman's Beach and Pot Alley Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Kayaking & Canoeing and Murchison River. There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Rainbow Jungle, explore and take pictures at Island Rock & Natural Bridge, identify plant and animal life at Kalbarri Pelican Feeding, and get great views at Red Bluff.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kalbarri trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Dunsborough to Kalbarri takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Purnululu National Park.

Things to do in Kalbarri

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
Find places to stay Mar 2 — 6:
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Rainbow Jungle ©
Rainbow Jungle
Kayaking & Canoeing
Nature’s Window ©
Nature’s Window

few
hours
Purnululu National Park

Purnululu National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Purnululu National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Purnululu National Park online vacation planner .

Getting from Kalbarri to Purnululu National Park by car takes about 30 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Purnululu National Park

#Nature, #Wildlife, #Parks
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Purnululu National Park ©
Purnululu National Park

2
nights
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park is a national park centred in the Hamersley Ranges of the Pilbara region in the northwestern section of the Australian state of Western Australia. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Karijini National Park and Mount Bruce. Take a break from the city and head to Dales Gorge and Hamersley Gorge. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool) and identify plant and animal life at Kalamina Gorge.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Karijini National Park road trip tool .

Traveling by car from Purnululu National Park to Karijini National Park takes 21 hours. March in Karijini National Park sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 10:
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Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool) ©
Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool)
Kalamina Gorge ©
Kalamina Gorge

1
night
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park and then kick back and relax at Coral Bay Beach. Keep things going the next day: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Coral Bay trip planner.

Traveling by car from Karijini National Park to Coral Bay takes 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Coral Bay

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
Find places to stay Mar 10 — 12:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Ningaloo

Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area and Bundegi Beach. Get in touch with nature at Shark Diving and Osprey Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Ningaloo: Exmouth (Yardie Creek, Potshot Memorial, & more).

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ningaloo trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Coral Bay to Ningaloo takes an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Ningaloo can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Ningaloo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Exmouth
Find places to stay Mar 12 — 16:
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Shark Diving
Turquoise Bay ©
Turquoise Bay
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

5
nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as Cape Willoughby Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation and North Terrace are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Blowhole Beach and Carrickalinga Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach), Horseshoe Bay (in Port Elliot) and Clare (Sevenhill Cellars & Riesling Trail). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Henley Beach, identify plant and animal life at Gorge Wildlife Park, learn about winemaking at Penfolds Magill Estate Cellar Door, and kick back and relax at Semaphore Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Adelaide trip itinerary maker website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ningaloo to Adelaide. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Ningaloo in March, things will get little chillier in Adelaide: highs are around 30°C and lows about 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Henley Beach, Clare, Carrickalinga Beach, Glenelg Beach, Aldinga Beach
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 22:
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Blowhole Beach ©
Blowhole Beach
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

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