7 Days Sydney to Brisbane 1200 km

Explore the beauty of the New South Wales coastline with this 7 day itinerary. Start in lively Sydney and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Australia’s most famous city. Navigate north and explore Newcastle with its picturesque port before stopping by Tamworth to get a taste of the authentic country music lifestyle. Enjoy the unspoilt beaches and laidback lifestyle of Coffs Harbour and the coveted surf culture of Byron Bay. Experience the fun-filled Theme Parks on the ritzy Gold Coast before reaching Queensland’s sub-tropical capital, Beautiful Brisbane.

Day 1: Sydney

Day 2: Sydney to Newcastle

Day 3: Newcastle to Tamworth

Day 4: Tamworth to Coffs Harbour

Day 5: Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay

Day 6: Byron to the Gold Coast

Day 7: The Gold Coast to Brisbane

Day 1: Sydney

Start your Campervan Holiday in Sydney

Experience the magic of vibrant Sydney. Take a cruise past the magnificent Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Visit Manly and Bondi and become part of the areas popular surf culture. Dine at The Rocks at one of the many up-market restaurants or take a whale cruise from the harbour and get up close and personal with nature’s giants of the sea.

Day 2: Sydney to Newcastle

Distance: 160km  Time: 2 Hours

Sydney to Newcastle

Walk around the scenic port and watch the giant freight ships enter the harbour. Visit one of the top quality galleries and shops along Darby Street or watch a performance at the modern Art Deco Civic Centre. Take a tour of Fort Scratchley Historic Site and learn about the city’s rich history. Dine at one of the fine cosmopolitan restaurants.

Day 3: Newcastle to Tamworth

Distance: 280km  Time: 3 Hours 40 Minutes

Catch a glimpse of the The Big Golden Guitar Tourist Centre in this country music oasis. Stop by the Walk a Country Mile Museum or enjoy a picnic in the beautiful Tamworth Regional Botanic Gardens.

Day 4: Tamworth to Coffs Harbour

Distance: 300km  Time: 3 Hours 45 Minutes

Take a lazy stroll around the picturesque harbour precinct and visit The Forest Sky Pier at Sealy Lookout with its spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and rugged coastline. The lookout stands at 15 metres above the forest floor and is the perfect viewing point. Take a snap of the famous Big Banana. Play with dolphins at Dolphin Marine Magic or visit the Bellingen Community Markets and experience live music, a range of stalls and delicious fresh produce.

Day 5: Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay

Distance: 240km  Time: 3 Hours

Marvel at the natural beauty of Byron Bay. Take a surf lesson or lie on one of the pristine beaches. Experience a magnificent bird’s eye view of the area with Byron Bay Ballooning or stop by one of the many Wellness Centres for a health treatment. Snorkel the crystal clear waters and spot local sea turtles.

Day 6: Byron Bay to the Gold Coast

Distance: 95km  Time: 1 Hour

Swim at one of the majestic patrolled beaches of the area. Get lost in Pacific Fair, the giant shopping complex or visit Jupiter’s Casino for entertainment and dining. Stop by laidback Broadbeach and ritzy Surfers Paradise or take a short trip to one of the area’s fun-filled theme parks: WB Movie World, Sea World, Dreamworld and Wet ‘n’ Wild.

Day 7: The Gold Coast to Brisbane

Distance: 80km  Time: 1 Hour

Explore the sub-tropical capital of Queensland. Take a stroll along leafy South Bank and sit at one of the many cafes, ride the Giant Observation Wheel for panoramic views or dip your feet in the country’s only street beach. Visit Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and cuddle a furry friend or take the kids to the nearby Australia Zoo and keep your eye out for the famous Irwin family.

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