43 days in Australia Itinerary

43 days in Australia Itinerary

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Broken Hill
— 1 night
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Quorn
— 1 night
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Coober Pedy
— 1 night
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Yulara
— 1 night
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Kings Canyon
— 1 night
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Alice Springs
— 1 night
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Katherine
— 1 night
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Darwin
— 1 night
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Kununurra
— 1 night
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Purnululu National Park
— 1 night
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Fitzroy Crossing
— 1 night
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Broome
— 1 night
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Karijini National Park
— 1 night
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Exmouth
— 1 night
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Coral Bay
— 1 night
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Monkey Mia
— 1 night
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Kalbarri
— 2 nights
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Perth
— 2 nights
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Margaret River
— 1 night
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Stirling Range National Park
— 1 night
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Hyden
— 1 night
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Esperance
— 1 night
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Eucla
— 1 day
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Streaky Bay
— 1 night
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Port Lincoln
— 1 night
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Cowell
— 2 nights
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Whyalla
— 1 night
28
Port Augusta
— 1 night
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Port Pirie
— 2 nights
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
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Kangaroo Island
— 1 night
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Murray Bridge
— 1 night
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Halls Gap
— 2 nights

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Broken Hill

Broken Hill ©
Visit Broken Hill to tour the mines and stay for the authentic feel of an outback settlement.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the world behind art at Pro Hart Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Broken Hill Sculptures & Living Desert Sanctuary, and then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at School of the Air.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Broken Hill travel route builder.

Melbourne to Broken Hill is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Melbourne in April, expect Broken Hill to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Quorn.

Things to do in Broken Hill

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Pro Hart Gallery ©
Pro Hart Gallery
Broken Hill Miner's Memorial ©
Broken Hill Miner's Memorial

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Quorn

Quorn
Quorn is a township and railhead in the Flinders Ranges in the north of South Australia, 39 km northeast of Port Augusta. On the 3rd (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Powell Gardens, thenexplore the striking landscape at Warren Gorge, and then walk around Argadelles.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Quorn trip builder app.

Drive from Broken Hill to Quorn in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Broken Hill to Quorn due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Broken Hill in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Quorn. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Quorn

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum, see the interesting displays at Old Timers Mine, and then go deep underground at Tom's Working Opal Mine.

Make your Coober Pedy itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Explore your travel options from Quorn to Coober Pedy with the Route module. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Yulara.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Museums Nature Parks
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Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Tom's Working Opal Mine ©
Tom's Working Opal Mine
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum ©
Umoona Opal Mine & Museum

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Yulara

Yulara ©
Yulara takes its name from the local Aboriginal words for "howling" and "dingoes," which conveys the town's isolated location in the Outback.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, look for all kinds of wild species at Kuniya Walk, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yulara trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Coober Pedy to Yulara in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Coober Pedy in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Yulara, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kings Canyon.

Things to do in Yulara

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole

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Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon ©
On the 6th (Tue), cruise along Mereenie Loop Road, thentake in breathtaking views at Kings Canyon, and then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Watarrka National Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kings Canyon online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Yulara to Kings Canyon takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Kings Canyon

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Red Centre, Mereenie Loop Road
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Watarrka National Park ©
Watarrka National Park
Kings Canyon ©
Kings Canyon
Helicopter Tours

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Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Alice Springs trip builder site.

Getting from Kings Canyon to Alice Springs by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Anzac Hill ©
Anzac Hill

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Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Edith Falls, take in the dramatic natural features at Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

Make your Katherine itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Alice Springs to Katherine takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Alice Springs in April: high temperatures in Katherine hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Darwin.

Things to do in Katherine

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge ©
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls
Helicopter Tours

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Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory and then examine the collection at Defence of Darwin Experience.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Darwin trip builder tool.

Drive from Katherine to Darwin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Darwin are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Kununurra.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums
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Defence of Darwin Experience ©
Defence of Darwin Experience

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Kununurra

Kununurra
A visit to Kununurra will give you a true sense of the pioneering Australia spirit and the nomadic life.
To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kununurra trip app.

Fly from Darwin to Kununurra in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. Traveling from Darwin in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Kununurra, with lows of °C. On the 11th (Sun), you'll travel to Purnululu National Park.

Things to do in Kununurra

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Purnululu National Park

Purnululu National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Bungle Bungle Range and then explore the striking landscape at Purnululu National Park Walking Trails.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Purnululu National Park visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kununurra to Purnululu National Park takes 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Fitzroy Crossing.

Things to do in Purnululu National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:
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Purnululu National Park Walking Trails ©
Purnululu National Park Walking Trails

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Fitzroy Crossing

Fitzroy Crossing ©
Fitzroy Crossing is a small town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, east of Broome and west of Halls Creek. You've now added Mimbi Caves to your itinerary. On the 12th (Mon), stop by Dr. Sawfish Hot Glass Studio. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Mimbi Caves and then explore the stunning scenery at Geikie Gorge National Park.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Fitzroy Crossing trip builder.

Getting from Purnululu National Park to Fitzroy Crossing by car takes about 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Fitzroy Crossing

Nature Parks Shopping
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Geikie Gorge National Park ©
Geikie Gorge National Park

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Broome

A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
On the 14th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Yane Sotiroski Photography Gallery, look for gifts at Willie Creek Pearls Chinatown Showroom, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Broome Factory.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Broome attractions site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Fitzroy Crossing to Broome. In April, daytime highs in Broome are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Yane Sotiroski Photography Gallery ©
Yane Sotiroski Photography Gallery

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Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Karijini National Park. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nameless and then take in the dramatic natural features at Hamersley Gorge.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Karijini National Park online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Broome to Karijini National Park takes 10 hours. Traveling from Broome in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Karijini National Park, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Mount Nameless
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge
Mount Nameless ©
Mount Nameless

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Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. On the 17th (Sat), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Exmouth day trip planning app.

Drive from Karijini National Park to Exmouth in 8 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 17:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Coral Bay

Coral Bay
Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Coral Bay trip website.

Getting from Exmouth to Coral Bay by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. You'll set off for Monkey Mia on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Monkey Mia

Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia is a popular tourist destination located about 900 km north of Perth, Western Australia. On the 18th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Monkey Mia Reserve.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Monkey Mia tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Coral Bay to Monkey Mia by car takes about 6 hours. On the 19th (Mon), you're off to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Monkey Mia

Wildlife Parks
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Monkey Mia Reserve ©
Monkey Mia Reserve

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Pot Alley Beach, thensee Off-Road Tours, thenexplore the striking landscape at Island Rock & Natural Bridge, and finally see the vivid underwater world at Blue Holes.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kalbarri road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Monkey Mia to Kalbarri takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Pot Alley Beach
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
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Off-Road Tours
Pot Alley Beach ©
Pot Alley Beach
Blue Holes ©
Blue Holes

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Dedicate the 23rd (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, appreciate the history behind The Bell Tower, and snap pictures at Elizabeth Quay.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Perth trip site.

Traveling by car from Kalbarri to Perth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Perth can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Perth

Wineries Tours Parks
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave and then kick back and relax at Hamelin Bay.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Margaret River attractions planner.

You can drive from Perth to Margaret River in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Stirling Range National Park.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

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Stirling Range National Park

Stirling Range National Park ©
Make your Stirling Range National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Stirling Range National Park takes 4 hours. In April in Stirling Range National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hyden.

Things to do in Stirling Range National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Stirling Range National Park
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 25:
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Stirling Range National Park ©
Stirling Range National Park

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Hyden

Hyden ©
The town of Hyden is located 292 km east-southeast of Perth, Western Australia in the Shire of Kondinin. On the 26th (Mon), Head underground at Mulka's Cave, take in the dramatic natural features at Hippo's Yawn, thenexplore the striking landscape at Wave Rock, and finally don't miss a visit to Scrap Iron Sculptures.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hyden trip maker tool.

Getting from Stirling Range National Park to Hyden by car takes about 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Esperance.

Things to do in Hyden

Nature Parks
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Wave Rock ©
Wave Rock
Hippo's Yawn ©
Hippo's Yawn
Mulka's Cave ©
Mulka's Cave

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Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): make a trip to Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm, kick back and relax at Twilight Bay, and then take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Esperance trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Hyden to Esperance takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Eucla.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Scenic Drive Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 27:
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Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm ©
Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm

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Eucla

Eucla ©
Eucla is the easternmost locality in Western Australia, located in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia along the Eyre Highway, approximately 11km west of the South Australian border. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Old Telegraph Station, make a trip to Bunda Cliffs, and then contemplate the long history of Eucla Jetty.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Eucla trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Esperance to Eucla in 9.5 hours. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Eucla

Historic Sites
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Old Telegraph Station ©
Old Telegraph Station
Bunda Cliffs ©
Bunda Cliffs
Eucla Jetty ©
Eucla Jetty

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Streaky Bay

Streaky Bay ©
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Whistling Rocks and the Blowholes, walk around Islands Caravan Park, thenhead outdoors with Murphys Haystacks, and finally see the interesting displays at Great White Shark Replica. On the next day, explore the activities along Baird Bay, identify plant and animal life at Point Labatt, and then Head underground at Woolshed Cave.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Streaky Bay travel route planning app.

Traveling by car from Eucla to Streaky Bay takes 7 hours. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Eucla to Streaky Bay due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Baird Bay, Woolshed Cave
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:
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Islands Caravan Park ©
Islands Caravan Park
Point Labatt ©
Point Labatt
Woolshed Cave ©
Woolshed Cave

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Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
On the 1st (Sat), take a memorable tour with Tours and then identify plant and animal life at Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Port Lincoln road trip planning site.

Getting from Streaky Bay to Port Lincoln by car takes about 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cowell.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Shark Diving

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Cowell

Cowell ©
Cowell is a coastal town on Franklin Harbor on the eastern side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia on the Lincoln Highway 111 km south of the major town of Whyalla. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Viterra’s Kimba Silos, thendon't miss a visit to The Big Galah, and then make a trip to Halfway Across Australia.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cowell online trip builder.

Drive from Port Lincoln to Cowell in 2 hours. In May in Cowell, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Whyalla.

Things to do in Cowell

Museums

Side Trip

Kimba
Find places to stay May 1 — 3:
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Viterra’s Kimba Silos ©
Viterra’s Kimba Silos
Halfway Across Australia ©
Halfway Across Australia
The Big Galah ©
The Big Galah

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Whyalla

Whyalla ©
Whyalla is the third most populous city in the Australian state of South Australia after Adelaide and Mount Gambier. On the 4th (Tue), learn about all things military at Whyalla Maritime Museum, thentake in the waterfront activity at Whyalla Marina, thencruise along Hummock Hill Lookout, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Ada Ryan Gardens.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Whyalla tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Cowell to Whyalla takes 1.5 hours. In May in Whyalla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Whyalla

Parks Museums Outdoors
Find places to stay May 3 — 4:
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Ada Ryan Gardens ©
Ada Ryan Gardens
Hummock Hill Lookout ©
Hummock Hill Lookout
Whyalla Marina ©
Whyalla Marina

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Port Augusta

Port Augusta ©
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): browse the exhibits of Homestead Gardens, make a trip to Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout, admire the natural beauty at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, thentake some stellar pictures from Water Tower Lookout, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Port Augusta Train Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Port Augusta trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Whyalla to Port Augusta by car takes about an hour. May in Port Augusta sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Port Pirie.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks Fun & Games Museums
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Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden ©
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden
Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout ©
Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout
Water Tower Lookout ©
Water Tower Lookout

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Port Pirie

Port Pirie ©
Port Pirie is the sixth most populous city in South Australia after Adelaide, Mount Gambier, Whyalla, Murray Bridge and Port Lincoln. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Port Pirie National Trust Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Port Pirie RSL Museum, thenexamine the collection at Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Port Germein Jetty. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Remarkable National Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Port Pirie travel route planner.

Drive from Port Augusta to Port Pirie in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Port Pirie are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Port Pirie

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Port Germein Jetty, Mount Remarkable National Park
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:
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Mount Remarkable National Park ©
Mount Remarkable National Park
Port Germein Jetty ©
Port Germein Jetty
Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre ©

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 8th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia, thenget a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden. On the next day, savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide day trip planner.

Drive from Port Pirie to Adelaide in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May in Adelaide, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Tours Museums
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

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Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 10th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain and then identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Kangaroo Island holiday maker tool.

Getting from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island by combination of takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Murray Bridge.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks
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Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

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Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge ©
Murray Bridge is a city in the Australian state of South Australia, located 76km east-southeast of the state's capital city, Adelaide, and 77km north of the town of Meningie. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Bunyip and then contemplate the long history of Old Tailem Town Pioneer Village.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Murray Bridge road trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Kangaroo Island to Murray Bridge with the Route module. In May in Murray Bridge, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Murray Bridge

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Tailem Town Pioneer Village
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Old Tailem Town Pioneer Village ©
Old Tailem Town Pioneer Village

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Halls Gap

Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): tee off at Grampians Adventure Golf, thenhike along Venus Baths Loop, thensee the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and finally get great views at Boroka Lookout.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Halls Gap sightseeing planner.

Drive from Murray Bridge to Halls Gap in 5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Climbing Tours
Halls Gap Zoo ©
Halls Gap Zoo
Boroka Lookout ©
Boroka Lookout

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