The joys of spring: Why it’s a great time of year for an Aussie road trip

October 2, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Cairns Canberra Events Fun Gold Coast Melbourne Road Trips Sydney Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

  Spring time in Australia is a great time for comfortable temperatures, outdoor events, exhibitions and catching up with nature. It’s sunny, but not scorching across the country, so you can explore all over. Get your car hire booked from Adelaide Airport and work your way up the east coast. What are the best spots […] full post

10 of Australia’s September festivals worth calling into

August 31, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Brisbane Canberra Events Fun Melbourne Road Trips Sunshine Coast Sydney

  September is the month of festivals in Australia. With the warm weather finally returning to the more southerly regions, everyone’s ready to get outdoors and enjoy some of the finest entertainment the country has to offer. Grab a hire car at the airport and get motoring to check out these great events. 1. The Melbourne […] full post

Australia’s surfing sweet-spots suitable for beginners

August 22, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Fun Road Trips Surfers Paradise Sydney Tips

  If you fancy trying out a new activity on your Australian road trip, why not give surfing a go? You’ll be in good company, with up to 2.5 million surfers in Australia, according to the Sweeney report, and that’s before you include the tourists. Whether taking your east coast car hire south to Adelaide, or […] full post

Foods you should be trying on your next Australian road trip

August 17, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Brisbane Cairns Canberra Gold Coast Melbourne Road Trips Sunshine Coast Surfers Paradise Sydney Tips

  No great Australian road trip would get very far without some good food to keep you fuelled. Australia has plenty of national treats, both sweet and savoury. Try out these Aussie favourites on your next trip. Sweet treats and coffee-break snacks Pavlova – Let’s start with a bit of controversy. Depending on who you […] full post

6 sporting events that you should definitely visit in Australia

August 10, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Events Fun Melbourne Road Trips Sydney Unusual destinations to drive to

Australians are known for being pretty enthusiastic when it comes to sport. With our car hire available across several east coast locations, what are the top sporting events you should be visiting on your Australia road trip?  1) Tennis – the Australian Open Under a number of different names, the Australian Open started in 1905. […] full post

3 hikes near Adelaide for nature lovers

May 4, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Road Trips

  Adelaide is home to some of the most stunning walking trails in South Australia that are sure to satisfy any nature lover. From rugged coastlines to deep, waterfall-laden gorges, get ready to breathe in the fresh air and stretch those legs after driving to these three fabulous hiking spots. 1. Three Falls Grand walk […] full post

4 of the best campsites in South Australia

February 5, 2018, Chester S A weekend in Adelaide Fun Road Trips

South Australia's diverse landscape and Mediterranean climate make it a popular tourist destination, but visitors don't need to shell out thousands of dollars for accommodation that offers panoramic views and an abundance of amenities. Instead, camping is an ideal way to get up close and personal with everything that's on offer, from beaches and crater […] full post

The 3 best road trips on Australia’s east coast

January 9, 2018, Chester S Adelaide Brisbane Gold Coast Melbourne Road Trips Sydney

Temperatures are rising across Australia this summer, so find respite from your inner-city scorchers by rolling down the windows of a rental car and basking in the coastal breeze. Take some time out for one these unbeatable Australian road trips. 1. The Legendary Pacific Coast Touring Route, Sydney to Brisbane Let’s kick this off with […] full post

What sporting events do you need to see over summer 17/18?

November 13, 2017, Chester S Adelaide Brisbane Melbourne Road Trips Sydney

Sport is part of the Australian DNA. It doesn't matter what the sport is, who the opposition are or whether there is a title on the line, Australians have a love of sport and winning. This means that as you complete your road trip around Australia over the coming summer months, there are more than […] full post

Events not to miss in Adelaide this spring

October 31, 2017, Chester S Adelaide

Did you know that South Australia has won the title of 'Australia's best festival state' the last two years in a row? Yes, across the whole calendar year, there are a diverse range of events and festivals that showcase the best elements of the state's culture. So, if you're planning a road trip to Adelaide […] full post

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