9 days in Merimbula & Geelong Itinerary

9 days in Merimbula & Geelong Itinerary

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9 days in Merimbula & Geelong Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Merimbula
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + taxi + tram + train:  3​h 45​min
Geelong
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Merimbula

Merimbula ©
Merimbula Merimbula is a town on the Merimbula Lake, located on the Far South Coast or Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Kids will enjoy Magic Mountain and Short Point Recreation Reserve. Change things up with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Narooma (about 1h 30 min away). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Killer Whale Museum, take in the waterfront at The Merimbula Boardwalk, enjoy the sand and surf at Pambula Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Potoroo Palace.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Merimbula visit website .

Sydney to Merimbula is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. In November, Merimbula is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Geelong.

Things to do in Merimbula

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Pambula Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Killer Whale Museum
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Potoroo Palace ©
Potoroo Palace
Magic Mountain ©
Magic Mountain
Killer Whale Museum ©
Killer Whale Museum

6
nights
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. Kids will enjoy Werribee Open Range Zoo and Eastern Beach Reserve. Explore Geelong's surroundings by going to Ballarat (Ballarat Botanical Gardens, Sovereign Hill, & more), Spas & Wellness (in Daylesford) and The Enchanted Adventure Garden (in Arthurs Seat). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 5th (Mon) at Adventure Park Geelong. The adventure continues: cruise along The Great Ocean Road.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Geelong day trip planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Merimbula to Geelong in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Geelong are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geelong

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

Ballarat, The Great Ocean Road, Spas & Wellness, Adventure Park Geelong, The Enchanted Adventure Garden
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden

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