Places you should go for the most relaxing Aussie road trip

August 20, 2018, Chester S 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

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

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

July 31, 2018, Chester S 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, Chester S 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, Chester S 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, Chester S 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, Chester S 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, Chester S 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

Retreats for inner peace on Australia’s East Coast

February 2, 2018, Chester S A weekend in Brisbane Cairns Events Fun Gold Coast Road Trips Sydney Tips

  These days, many of us spend long hours hunched over a computer and our wrists have to deal with repetitive strain as we tap away on our keyboards. Even when we manage to escape the office computer, we tend to keep our smartphones closer to us than our best friends – they reside in […] full post

3 of Australia’s best music festivals to catch this February

January 25, 2018, Chester S Brisbane Events Fun Gold Coast Road Trips Surfers Paradise Sydney

Australia's east coast has much more to offer during February than just scorching summer days. A number of eclectic music festivals showcasing talented local and international acts attract musos from far and wide. Hire a car in Brisbane and take a road trip all the way to Sydney, experiencing a few of Australia's best summer […] full post

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