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Australia road trip and self-drive planner

Thinking of hiring a camper or car, and cruising along the open roads of Australia? Good choice. From the epic Great Ocean Road to the natural rainforests in the Blue Mountains, a classic road trip is the best way to see Australia's rugged beauty. Check out some of our suggested itineraries below or we can help you tailor-make your own Australian road trip.

Melbourne to Sydney

Travel inland up the East Coast and across the state border from Victoria and into New South Wales. This route has some great foodie and cultural destinations on the way.
 

✔ Visit the nation's capital Canberra, home to Parliament House, the National Gallery of Australia and Australian War Memorial 

✔ Explore the Southern Highlands - The big marino, Berima and Moreton National Park

Offer number: 10410

steering wheel icon trip duration
Minimum 4 days
speedometer icon trip distance
900 km 
map icon nearest major city
Canberra

Cairns to Brisbane

Australia has a heap of iconic coastal sights and this road trip gives you the opportunity to tick a couple of them off your list: The Great Barrier Reef, Magnetic Island, The Whitsundays, Fraser Island.

✔ Snorkel or dive with Nemo and his friends at the magnificent Great Barrier Reef 

✔ Stay in amazing caravan and tourist parks at some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia

Offer number: 10405

steering wheel icon trip duration
8 - 12 days 
speedometer icon trip distance
1680 km 
map icon nearest major city
Cairns & Brisbane 

Melbourne to Adelaide

The Great Ocean Road - one of Australia’s most famous coastal routes! Surf at Bells Beach, walk among the 12 Apostles and sample wine in Mclaren Vale on this five-day journey.
 

✔ Marvel at the coast views along the Great Ocean Road, Lorne & Torquay

✔ Take in the epic view at Mount Gambier

✔ Explore Coonawarra wine region, Victor Harbor & Port Elliot

Offer number: 10415

steering wheel icon trip duration
Minimum 5 days 
speedometer icon trip distance
728 km
map icon nearest major city
Adelaide

Perth to Shark Bay 

This road trip takes you past some of the most unique places in all of Australia, if not in the whole world. From colourful reefs to rugged gorges - Western Australia has so much to offer and our best advice is to take it slow, real slow.  

✔ Swim with whale sharks or take a glass bottom boat tour to see the incredible Ningaloo Reef 

✔ Meet the famous Monkey Mia dolphin population 

Offer number: 10425

steering wheel icon trip duration
11 days 
speedometer icon trip distance
2000 km 
map icon nearest major city
Perth

Brisbane to Melbourne

This trip explore the best that the East Coast has to offer taking you along stunning coastlines, lush National Parks and through three Australian States.

 

✔ Take in the coastal views of Byron Bay, Port Macquarie and Coffs Harbour home to the Big Banana 

✔ Explore the Southern Highland country towns of Berrima, Bowral and Mittagong, Canberra & Falls Creek snowfields

Offer number: 10420

steering wheel icon trip duration
Minimum 8 days
speedometer icon trip distance
2,100 km
map icon nearest major city
Sydney & Canberra

Alice Springs to Darwin

Looking for true adventure? Follow in the old explorer’s footsteps and discover the heart of the Australian outback. From the red desert sand to refreshing swimming holes – this trip has got it all. 

 

✔ Explore magnificent national parks like the West MacDonnell ranges and Litchfield National Park 

✔ Stop at the beautiful Mataranka Thermal pools and the jaw-dropping Katherine Gorge. 

Offer number: 10430

steering wheel icon trip duration
6 - 10 days
speedometer icon trip distance
1,575 km
map icon nearest major city
Darwin

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