Australia: Sydney to Melbourne Coastal Drive
As you drive along this glorious stretch of coastal scenery between Sydney and Melbourne, this campervan self-drive holiday will take you past secluded coves, dramatic headlands, vast national parks and pristine lakes fringed with wildlife-rich forests. Choose your own route and enjoy this fantastic itinerary at your own pace. At either end, enjoy the iconic sights of Sydney and the laid-back vibe of Melbourne.
Your holiday includes:
- International flights.
- 7 nights 4-4,5* hotels.
- 8 days Britz Venturer campervan (2 berth with shower and toilet).
- Campervan Bonus Pack.
- Airport transfers.
- *One way fee paid locally.
- Save price �230.
Days 1–2:Fly from Dublin to Sydney.
Days 3–6: SydneyYour Australian adventure begins in Sydney where you’ll be greeted at the airport and transferred to your centrally located hotel in the city centre. From here, you’re perfectly positioned to enjoy the best of this iconic city and the breathtaking harbour; Opera House and Rocks District are all just a stone’s throw away. Sydney’s sights don’t end in the city – head to the famous coastal beaches such as Bondi, Bronte, Coogee and Manly, discover the unique character of Surrey Hills or take a cruise along the harbour and admire the sights from a different perspective.
4 nights at the 4.5* Parkroyal Darling Harbour
Days 7-13: Campervan JourneyToday pick up your campervan and begin your drive down the coast. Your Britz Venturer campervan combines comfort with flexibility, providing plenty of space and ample storage, as well as a shower and toilet, a gas-stove, a sink, microwave, a huge fridge/freezer and an external barbecue, ideal for an alfresco evening under the stars. How you choose to structure your journey is up to you – that’s the beauty of self-drive holidays.
You may choose to hug the coastline and make the most of the stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Swim with dolphins from the beautiful Jervis Bay, spot whales in Eden, hike through the diverse Croajingolong National Park and watch the daily dusk parade of little penguins on Phillip Island.
Alternatively head inland for gold mines, historic towns and villages, alpine ranges and vineyards. From spectacular scenery and intriguing history to gourmet cuisine and local wine, our Australia experts are here to help you choose the perfect route.
7 nights Britz Venturer Campervan Rental
Days 14-16: MelbourneIt’s time to return the keys to your campervan and complete your holiday with three nights in Melbourne. You’ll be staying in one of Melbourne’s finest historic hotels, situated right in the heart of the city on Flinders Street so your first stop will no doubt be Federation Square, just a few metres away. Lined with galleries, cafes and live performances, it's the perfect spot to grab a flat white and watch the city go about its day as you decide which cultural attraction to visit first. Take a stroll through Melbourne’s Laneways – a creative hub of boutiques, eateries and hidden bars, relax in cosmopolitan St Kilda and take a hot air balloon ride over the city at sunrise.
3 nights at the 4.5* Crown Promenade Melbournel
Days 17-18:Fly from Melbourne to Dublin.
- Sydney - 4,5* Parkroyal Darling Harbour.
- Melbourne - 4,5* Crowne Promenade Melbourne.
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