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The Coastal Sydney to Melbourne Tour (Part I)

Estimated Travel Period: 8 Days, about 13 hours 25 mins
Estimated Travel Distance: 1,036 kms

Best Time To Travel

Late Winter to early Summer (August to December) provides warm days and cool nights, with only the occasional rainfall. Make sure you have a sunhat and plenty of sunscreen. Be prepared for your trip with the Australian Camping Checklist.

Go on an excursion of the coast of the Tasman Sea as you take in the sights from New South Wales to Victoria (or vice versa).
The route stays on sealed roads and all listed caravan parks welcome campervans of all sizes, so any standard 2WD motorhome can be used for this itinerary. Find great campervans for hire from top Sydney operators, or start your trip from Melbourne by following the itinerary in reverse.

Day 1 Sydney to Wollongong via Metroroad

Estimated Travel Period: about 1 hour 25 mins
Estimated Travel Distance:85 kms

Enjoy a relaxing walk through the azalea bank in the Wollongong Botanic Garden. Take one of the many walking tracks up to Mount Keira.

Day 2 Wollongong

Estimated Travel Period: 33 minutes
Estimated Travel Distance:39 kms

There are many beaches to go to, from the Stanwell Park Beach in the South to the Wollongong City Beach in the North.  

Day 3 Wollongong to Gerroa

Estimated Travel Period: about 50 mins
Estimated Travel Distance:48 kms

Follow Wollongong to Gerroa route via Grand Pacific Drive and Princes Highway. Head to Charles Kingsford Smith Memorial and Lookout for an amazing view of the coastline.

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Day 4 Gerroa to Shoalhaven Heads

Estimated Travel Period: 4 minutes
Estimated Travel Distance:2.6 kms

Visit the nearby magnificent Seven Mile Beach National Park for a scenic picnic.  

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