60 days in Longreach & Perth Itinerary

60 days in Longreach & Perth Itinerary

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Longreach

— 6 nights
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ilfracombe Machinery & Heritage Museum and Spirit of the Outback. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Australian Workers Heritage Centre and Outback Pics. Change things up with these side-trips from Longreach: Barcaldine (Tree of Knowledge Memorial, Barcaldine Botanical Walk, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Eyre Basin, see the interesting displays at Qantas Founders Museum, look for gifts at Spinifex Collections, and make a trip to Captain Starlight of Starlight's Lookout.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Longreach trip builder website.

Brisbane to Longreach is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in December: high temperatures in Longreach hover around 43°C and lows are around 27°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Perth.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

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Perth

— 53 nights

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Mary's Cathedral and Scitech. Northbridge and St. George's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Challenger Beach (in Kwinana), Rockingham (Bell Park, Rockingham Beach, &more) and Stirling Cottage (in Harvey). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at City Beach, have some family-friendly fun at The Nostalgia Box Museum, stroll through Lane Pool Reserve, and explore the world behind art at New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Perth online day trip planner.

You can fly from Longreach to Perth in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Longreach in December: high temperatures in Perth hover around 35°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

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