South Australia: Experience culture, outdoor activities and gourmet dining

October 5, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Fun Tips

With car hire available from Adelaide, however you arrive, South Australia makes for days of adventure. Fill your time with vibrant city culture in Adelaide, outdoor adventure in the Fleurieu Peninsula and Barossa Valley, or relaxation at the regions many beaches. Create a memorable South Australia road trip with our suggestions. In the city Adelaide provides […] full post

Keen on golfing? Check out these Australian courses on your trip

October 4, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Brisbane Fun Gold Coast Melbourne Surfers Paradise Sydney Tips

  If you know your drivers from your putters and fancy a leisurely game of golf on your Australian road trip, you’re in luck. From South Australia all the way up to Queensland, there are more places than we could ever list to stop off for round or two. We’ve rounded up some popular courses you […] full post

Australia’s surfing sweet-spots suitable for beginners

August 22, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals 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

6 sporting events that you should definitely visit in Australia

August 10, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals 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, East Coast Car Rentals 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, East Coast Car Rentals 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, East Coast Car Rentals 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, East Coast Car Rentals 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, East Coast Car Rentals 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

Adelaide: Australia’s most underrated city?

August 15, 2017, East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Fun Tips

  Like pineapple as a pizza topping, Adelaide is underrated as a city. Whether it’s comedians making snarky jibes, or the word ‘boring’ being frequently heard before the city’s name, Adelaide gets a bit of a bad rap. We’re here to set the record straight – there are a number of fun and interesting things […] full post