9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
St Kilda
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Lakes Entrance
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Wodonga
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Ballarat
— 3 nights
End: Melbourne

2
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Kids will appreciate attractions like Werribee Open Range Zoo and Brighton Beach. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Kilda Beach, examine the collection at Scienceworks, get engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre, and admire the natural beauty at Veg Out Community Gardens St Kilda.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the St Kilda journey builder site .

Melbourne to St Kilda is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In April in St Kilda, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lakes Entrance.

Things to do in St Kilda

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Scienceworks, Brighton Beach, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Jewish Holocaust Centre
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks

1
night
Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance ©
Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): walk around Lakes Entrance Apex Park, snap pictures at Cunninghame Arm Footbridge, then putt your heart out at Footbridge Mini Golf, Icecream & Lolly Shop, and finally snap pictures at Stony Creek Trestle Bridge.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Lakes Entrance travel route app .

Drive from St Kilda to Lakes Entrance in 4 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Wodonga.

Things to do in Lakes Entrance

Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Stony Creek Trestle Bridge
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Lakes Entrance Apex Park ©
Lakes Entrance Apex Park
Stony Creek Trestle Bridge ©
Stony Creek Trestle Bridge
Cunninghame Arm Footbridge ©
Cunninghame Arm Footbridge

2
nights
Wodonga

Wodonga ©
Wodonga is a city on the Victorian side of the border with New South Wales, 300km north-east of Melbourne, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Hume, take in nature's colorful creations at Albury Botanic Garden, and then hike along High Country Rail Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Pfeiffer Wines, take an in-depth tour of Beechworth Historic Courthouse, and then stop by Beechworth Honey Experience.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Wodonga trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Lakes Entrance to Wodonga takes 5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Wodonga can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Wodonga

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Albury, Beechworth, Pfeiffer Wines
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Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden
Pfeiffer Wines ©
Pfeiffer Wines
Beechworth Honey Experience ©
Beechworth Honey Experience

3
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Bring the kids along to Sovereign Hill and Lake Wendouree. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ballarat: Daylesford (Lake Daylesford & Spas) and St Augustine's Church (in Creswick). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Ballarat Wildlife Park, admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens, explore the historical opulence of Kryal Castle, and savor the flavors at Creswick Market.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ballarat vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Wodonga to Ballarat with the Route module. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Creswick, Daylesford
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Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park
Kryal Castle ©
Kryal Castle

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