57 days in Australia Itinerary

57 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Geelong
— 5 nights
2
Kalgoorlie-Boulder
— 3 nights
3
Norseman
— 1 night
4
Esperance
— 5 nights
5
Albany
— 5 nights
6
Augusta
— 5 nights
7
Margaret River
— 5 nights
8
Perth
— 7 nights
9
Port Lincoln
— 4 nights
10
Streaky Bay
— 2 nights
11
Ceduna
— 1 night
12
Port Augusta
— 4 nights
13
Hawker
— 2 nights
14
Burra
— 4 nights
15
Hopetoun
— 3 nights

5
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Geelong: Ballarat (Chinese Open Monument, Ballarat Botanical Gardens, &more), Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee) and Bells Beach (in Torquay). And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at The Great Ocean Road, delve into the lush surroundings at Mait's Rest, hike along Great Ocean Walk, and stroll through Cape Schanck Boardwalk.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Geelong tour itinerary maker site.

Melbourne to Geelong is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March in Geelong, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Kalgoorlie-Boulder.

Things to do in Geelong

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Ballarat, Torquay, Apollo Bay, Cape Schanck Boardwalk, The Rip
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 18:
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill

3
nights
Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Kalgoorlie-Boulder ©
Kalgoorlie, part of the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, is a city in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, Australia, located 595km east-northeast of Perth at the end of the Great Eastern Highway. Venture out of the city with trips to Coolgardie (Goldfields Exhibition Museum & Warden Finnerty's Residence). And it doesn't end there: go deep underground at Hannans North Tourist Mine, play a few rounds at Kalgoorlie Golf Course, ponder the world of politics at Boulder Town Hall, and see the interesting displays at Museum of the Goldfields.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kalgoorlie-Boulder trip builder app.

Getting from Geelong to Kalgoorlie-Boulder by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Geelong to Kalgoorlie-Boulder. While traveling from Geelong, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Norseman.

Things to do in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Coolgardie
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 21:
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Museum of the Goldfields ©
Museum of the Goldfields
Hannans North Tourist Mine ©
Hannans North Tourist Mine
The Superpit ©
The Superpit

1
night
Norseman

Norseman ©
Norseman is a town located in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia along the Coolgardie-Esperance Highway, 726km east of Perth and 278m above sea level. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the engineering at Bromus Dam, then take some stellar pictures from Beacon Hill Lookout, then pause for some photo ops at Norseman Statue, and finally walk around Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Norseman visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kalgoorlie-Boulder to Norseman takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Norseman

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 22:
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Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave ©
Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave
Beacon Hill Lookout ©
Beacon Hill Lookout

5
nights
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. Spend the 23rd (Tue) exploring nature at Cape Le Grand National Park. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive, go for a walk through The Esplanade, stroll through Fourth Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Twilight Bay.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Esperance online day trip planner.

You can drive from Norseman to Esperance in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 27:
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay

5
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Albany: Denmark (Forest Hill Winery, Greens Pool, &more). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, and don't miss a visit to Field of Light: Avenue of Honour.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Albany road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Albany are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Augusta.

Things to do in Albany

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Denmark
Find places to stay Mar 27 — Apr 1:
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The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool

5
nights
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta is a town on the south-west coast of Western Australia, where the Blackwood River emerges into Flinders Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Augusta: Pemberton (Beedelup National Park, Big Brook Dam, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Jewel Cave, make a trip to Hamelin Bay Jetty, do a tasting at Glenarty Road, and enjoy the sea views from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.

To find reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Augusta road trip app.

Drive from Albany to Augusta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Augusta

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Pemberton, Karridale, Hamelin Bay Jetty
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree ©
Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree

5
nights
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.
Explore Margaret River's surroundings by going to Dunsborough (Meelup Beach & Eagle Bay Brewery), Wonnerup (in Wonnerup) and Canal Rocks (in Yallingup). Spend the 7th (Wed) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's much more to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, play a few rounds at The Par 3, explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hamelin Bay.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Margaret River trip planner.

Margaret River is just a short distance from Augusta. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Dunsborough, Busselton, Island Brook Estate Winery, Wonnerup, Canal Rocks
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 11:
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

7
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & Fremantle Markets). Dedicate the 15th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, take in the views from Elizabeth Quay, enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach, and steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Perth itinerary planner.

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Perth, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach, Lake Claremont, Scarborough Beach, Perth Zoo
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 18:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

4
nights
Port Lincoln

Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
When in Port Lincoln, make a side trip to see Food Tours in Coffin Bay, approximately Coffin Bay away. The adventure continues: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, see the interesting displays at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum, kick back and relax at Sleaford Bay, and stroll around Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Port Lincoln trip itinerary site.

Getting from Perth to Port Lincoln by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Perth to Port Lincoln, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Food Tours
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 22:
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Shark Diving
Sleaford Bay ©
Sleaford Bay
Flinders Monument ©
Flinders Monument

2
nights
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 23rd (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Baird Bay, then stroll around Point Labatt, and then head outdoors with Murphys Haystacks. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Streaky Bay National Trust Museum, then examine the collection at Great White Shark Replica, then walk around Islands Caravan Park, and finally explore the striking landscape at Whistling Rocks and the Blowholes.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Streaky Bay trip planner.

Getting from Port Lincoln to Streaky Bay by car takes about 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ceduna.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Baird Bay
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:
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Point Labatt ©
Point Labatt
Islands Caravan Park ©
Islands Caravan Park
Murphys Haystacks ©
Murphys Haystacks

1
night
Ceduna

Ceduna
Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. On the 25th (Sun), trek along Goog's Track.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Ceduna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Streaky Bay to Ceduna takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Ceduna can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Ceduna

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 25:

4
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Port Augusta: Quorn (Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park & Argadelles), Port Pirie (Port Pirie National Trust Museum & Port Pirie RSL Museum) and Peterborough (Peterborough Printing Works, Bob the Railway Dog, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, browse the exhibits of Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli, don't miss a visit to Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout, and take in the waterfront at Port Germein Jetty.

To find out how to plan a trip to Port Augusta, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Ceduna to Port Augusta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hawker.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Peterborough, Quorn, Port Pirie, Port Germein Jetty
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park ©
Dutchman's Stern Conservation Park
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden ©
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden
Peterborough Town Hall ©
Peterborough Town Hall

2
nights
Hawker

Hawker ©
Hawker is a town in the Flinders Ranges area of South Australia, 365km north of Adelaide. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Ranges National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Wangara Lookout, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then stop by Wilpena Panorama.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hawker trip website.

Traveling by car from Port Augusta to Hawker takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Burra.

Things to do in Hawker

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Wangara Lookout
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 1:
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Wangara Lookout ©
Wangara Lookout

4
nights
Burra

Burra ©
Burra is a pastoral centre and historic tourist town in the mid-north of South Australia. Explore Burra's surroundings by going to Waikerie (Waikerie Silo Art, Rainmoth Gallery, &more) and Lock 1 (in Blanchetown). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Burra Heritage Trail, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Burra Copper Mine, admire the sheer force of Paddys River Falls, and learn about all things military at Burra Town Hall.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Burra trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Hawker to Burra takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hopetoun.

Things to do in Burra

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Waikerie, Lock 1
Find places to stay May 1 — 5:
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Lock 2 ©
Lock 2
Waikerie Silo Art ©
Waikerie Silo Art
Burra Town Hall ©
Burra Town Hall

3
nights
Hopetoun

Hopetoun ©
Hopetoun is a town which serves as the major service centre for the Southern Mallee area of Victoria, Australia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hopetoun: Patchewollock Painted Silo (in Patchewollock), Yarriambiack Creek (in Beulah) and Wyperfeld National Park (in Yaapeet). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Silo Art Trail, take in the exciting artwork at The Drover's Hut Gallery, and explore the activities along Lake Lascelles.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hopetoun itinerary builder site.

Getting from Burra to Hopetoun by car takes about 5.5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Hopetoun

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Lascelles, Beulah, Brim Silos, Patchewollock Painted Silo, Wyperfeld National Park
Find places to stay May 5 — 8:
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Wyperfeld National Park ©
Wyperfeld National Park
Rosebery Silo Art ©
Rosebery Silo Art
Lake Lascelles ©
Lake Lascelles

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