Keeping fit and healthy on the road

November 13, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Gold Coast Tips

Travel is a great time to reinvigorate your fitness regime. Not only is it possible to remain fit and healthy while on the road, but it can remind you of the benefits involved with exercise. You don’t have to take time out of exploring and experiencing new things either! What are some of the ways you […] full post

What you didn’t know about Australia’s best known animals

November 7, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Fun Sydney Tips

  Did you know that Australia chose animals that couldn’t easily move backwards for their National Coat of Arms to symbolise their forward progression? In their first coat of arms, the banner also contained the words, “Advance Australia”, developing on this theme. However, when it comes to Australia’s native animals, the fact that emus and […] 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

Places you should go for the most relaxing Aussie road trip

August 20, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Cairns Melbourne Road Trips Sydney Tips

For a holiday that takes you away from the day-to-day and provides an opportunity to completely relax, it's best to get out of the city and head into the bush or to the coast. Whether you want empty forests, peaceful mountains or a luxury spa resort, your Australian road trip can include it all. With […] full post

Gold Coast theme parks that should feature on your Australia road trip

July 31, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Fun Gold Coast Surfers Paradise Tips

  Whatever your preferred kind of theme park, there’s sure to be one to suit you in the Gold Coast. With two of our car hire sites nearby, it’s super easy to get around and visit your favourites. Even better, all of the parks we’ve listed below are on the Pacific Motorway with the exception […] full post

Scuba hot-spots not to miss on your East Coast road trip

July 20, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Fun Gold Coast Melbourne Tips

When road-tripping on the great Australian east coast, it's hard not to think that the Great Barrier Reef is the only scuba dive location. While we all know that the Great Barrier Reef is one of the world's top natural wonders (and did you know it is visible in space?), there are loads of other awesome scuba […] full post

3 neighbourhoods in and around Brisbane worth visiting

May 2, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane

  Brisbane is more than just a thriving city centre. The surrounding suburbs and neighbourhoods are packed with personality and a plethora of incredible things to see and do. With your East Coast Car Rental hire car at the ready, get set to enjoy everything that these surrounding ‘burbs have to offer! 1. West End […] full post

4 of the best country pubs near Brisbane

April 23, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Road Trips

  Country pubs tend to exude feelings of warmth and comfort. After a sports game or a challenging week at work, they’re a great place to relax and unwind with an ice-cold pint or a hearty meal. Hire a car in Brisbane, select your designated driver and wet your whistle at one of these classic […] full post

Where you can find Brisbane’s best cheap eats

March 26, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals A weekend in Brisbane

Food can be one of the most expensive parts of a road trip, so in effort to cut back, you may have been dining on the two-minute noodles. But dinner doesn't have to be so bland or expensive. You'll be pleased to hear that Brisbane's fantastic array of eateries serve up dishes that are not […] full post

3 diverse day trips out of Brisbane

February 26, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Events Fun Road Trips Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

Brisbane is a city that has it all, a thriving bar and restaurant scene, plenty of sunshine and diverse culture. However, sometimes you need to break out of the CBD and explore a little further from the city limits. So, if you're craving a bit of extra breathing space, rent a car in Brisbane and try one […] full post