Suggested Travel Routes

What you need to know about travel routes, destinations, duration and time of year.

Click on the interactive map on your chosen route to find out more information

Australian map all Routes 2020 Brisbane to Cairns Brisbane to Brisbane (Qld Outback and coastal adventure) Tasmania Adelaide to Darwinvia Ulura, Red Circle Kakadu National Park and the Top End Darwin to Perth Perth/South Western Circuit Perth to Adelaide (Nullarbor) Adelaide to Melbourne (Great Ocean Road) Melbourne to Sydney Sydney to Brisbane Cairns to Darwin

Click on the route you’re most interested in and you’ll find loads of tips to help your road trip planning.

  • Helps with understanding the climate, distances and best length of time to experience in the early stages of your planning
  • Find loads of tips and ideas of highlights to help your trip planning once you’ve booked your motorhome hire with us

Click on a travel route below to find out more information

 RouteBest Time to ExperienceSuggested Time FrameNumber of KM's
Adelaide to Darwin via UluruMay to September14 days minimum3500 km
Adelaide to Melbourne (Great Ocean Road)Any time of year however winter can be cold7 days minimum1000 km
Brisbane to Brisbane (Qld Outback and coastal adventure)May to September28 days minimum4800 km inland/coastal circuit
Brisbane to CairnsMay to September14 to 21 days1700 km
Cairns to DarwinMay to September14 days minimum3000 km
Darwin to PerthMay to September25 days minimum4500 km
Kakadu National Park and the Top EndMay to September7 days minimum could include Litchfield NP too1000 km
Melbourne to SydneyAny time of year however winter can be cold7 days minimum1200 km
Perth to AdelaideMay to September25 days minimum4500 km
Perth/South Western CircuitAny time of year wildflowers August to November14 days2150 km
Sydney to BrisbaneAny time of year however winter can be cold7 days minimum1000 km
TasmaniaNovember to April14 days minimum2000 km for circuit

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For the most popular travel routes we’ve created a video to help with your road trip planning:

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