Don’t miss out on Melbourne’s vibrant street art

November 29, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Melbourne Tips

  Melbourne is a vibrant city full of life, coffee, music and street art. Regularly listed as one of the world’s greatest cities to live in, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit’s yearly reports, you’ll soon understand why. However, while absorbing all that’s happening around you, don’t miss out on taking a tour of one of […] full post

3 reasons to road trip your way around Aussie

November 28, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Melbourne Road Trips

With so many incredible destinations and experiences waiting in Australia, making the most of them is essential. Deciding on the right travel arrangements is a vital part of this, and there's no better way to get the most out of your Aussie experience than road tripping. Here are three reasons why you should hire a […] 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

What the Melbourne Cup Carnival is all about

October 24, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Events Fun Melbourne

If you're in Melbourne in November, you'd be hard pressed to escape the Melbourne Carnival Cup. Every November, the week-long event encompasses four races including the famous Melbourne Cup Day – all held at Flemington Racecourse, just a few kilometres drive outside of the city.  What's all the fuss about? Here's what you should know […] full post

How to take travel photos you’ll enjoy for years

October 11, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Tips

  If you’re no expert when it comes to photography, how do you get shots that’ll really remind you of your trip after it’s finished? Despite the fact that our car hire options allow you all the space you could ever want, you don’t need to carry loads of expensive and bulky camera equipment around […] full post

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

How to compile the ultimate road trip playlist

September 26, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Road Trips Tips

  There are many considerations that go into planning the perfect road trip. Practicalities such as planning a route and ensuring your hire car arrangements are in place ensure the trip runs smoothly. Booking accommodation and knowing where you’re going to eat or what tourist attractions you want to see make it easier still when you’re actually […] 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