7 days in Gold Coast & Byron Bay Itinerary

7 days in Gold Coast & Byron Bay Itinerary

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Gold Coast
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Byron Bay
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Gold Coast

A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Family-friendly places like Surfers Paradise Beach and Infinity Attraction will thrill your kids. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Gold Coast day trip planning site.

Sydney to Gold Coast is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Byron Bay

Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Cape Byron Lighthouse.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Byron Bay trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Byron Bay takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. January in Byron Bay sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Spas · Historic Sites
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