Create your perfect Sydney to Cairns motorhome holiday with the help of our suggested 20-day itinerary. 
There are many more places to visit along the way, so make the experience yours by simply adding or removing any locations you want to include or leave out. You may also wish to spend longer in specific places of interest or add more locations to your itinerary.


DAYS 1 - 2
Fly to Sydney with Qantas Airlines.
DAYS 3 - 4
Spend two nights in a Sydney hotel to acclimatise to the time difference. Spend time exploring the famous sights of Sydney such as the iconic Harbour Bridge, the Opera House and of course the magnificent crescent-shaped Bondi Beach.
DAYS 5 - 6
Pick up your motorhome and start your trip by heading inland to the Blue Mountains. Discover the glorious scenery and iconic landmarks such as the awe-inspiring Wentworth Falls, and learn about the Aboriginal legends surrounding the Three Sisters.
Make your way back to the coast and to the seaside resort of Port Macquarie, home to the Billabong Koala Wildlife Park and the Koala Preservation Society’s Koala Hospital.
Travel north along the coast, entering Queensland, and on to Byron Bay - a great spot for adventure-enthusiasts. Try your hand at surfing, go sea kayaking, snorkelling, scuba diving, or take a whale watching excursion to see some of nature's magnificent beasts up close and personal.

Drive the short distance to Lamington National Park and spend the day savouring the dense rainforests, ancient trees, spectacular views, waterfalls, birdlife and extensive walking trails that meander around the Park. It's a site of ecological importance and a World Heritage Area.
DAY 10
Bypass Brisbane and continue north to Noosa, where pristine beaches, national parks and lush hinterland awaits.
DAY 11
Known as the Whale Watch Capital of the World, Hervey Bay is a superb spot from which to spot marine life. You can also take an excursion to Fraser Island to experience its Aboriginal heritage, distinct coloured sand cliffs and diverse flora and wildlife.
DAY 12
Drive to Rockhampton where you can snorkel at Shelving Beach, explore the Capricorn Caves, or take a coral cruise to Great Keppel Island.
DAYS 13 - 14
Travel to exotic Airlie Beach and take a trip out to the world-renowned Whitsunday Islands, a gateway for the Great Barrier Reef. Or simply take a relaxing dip in the swimming lagoon on the shore.

DAY 15
Continue north along the coast to the city of Townsville, home to The Strand - a lovely scenic beach promenade - and the world’s largest living coral reef aquarium.
DAY 16
Drive to Mission Beach with its fantastic sandy beaches. It's the point where two World Heritage sites - the Wet Tropics rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef - meet.
DAY 17
Travel to Atherton, 'capital' of the Tropical Tablelands and a great place from which to explore its beautiful lakes, waterfalls, vivid red landscapes and rainforests. Natural attractions include the Curtain Fig Tree, Millaa Millaa Falls, and crater lakes.
DAYS 18 - 19
Head to Port Douglas and visit the Daintree Rainforest, the oldest living rainforest on earth.
DAY 20
Conclude your trip in Cairns, where you'll return your motorhome and catch a flight from Cairns to London. Why not treat yourself to a stopover in Singapore?