Exploring The Best of Kangaroo Island.

June 8, 2022, Brandon Boot #ThereStartsHere Adelaide Tips

#ThereStartsHere Winner May 2022 Our brand motto #ThereStartsHere encapsulates the idea that everyone’s travel experiences are different and unique. East Coast Car Rentals wants to showcase the photos, stories, and memories created by each of our renters to show that we value all of our customers’ individual experiences. We’re here to help you plan your […]

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What are the best things to do around Adelaide?

May 30, 2022, Brandon Boot Adelaide Blog Tips

East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Adelaide is quickly becoming more and more of an attraction to tourists across Australia, and round the world. But why? Adelaide is located in the heart of South Australia’s pristine coastline surrounded by some of Australia’s best wine regions, national parks, and marine life. This East Coast Car Rentals ‘Best […]

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East Coast Car Rentals Encourages Early Bookings for the Remainder of 2022.

April 26, 2022, Brandon Boot East Coast Car Rentals Tips

East Coast Car Rentals and CEO, Daniel Kearney, are expecting a higher-than-normal demand on rental vehicles throughout the remainder of 2022. Daniel and his team invite all domestic and international travellers to book their car rental as soon as possible for any expected travel in the coming year. Australians across the country are eagerly exploring […]

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What are the hottest spots between Brisbane and Cairns?

February 20, 2020, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Cairns Road Trips Tips

  You’ve just booked your rental car from Cairns. The first leg of your road trip down the East Coast of Australia is beginning. However, do you know the hottest spots to check out before reaching Brisbane? Bundaberg You might have heard of Bundaberg rum. Or maybe Bundaberg’s Lemon Lime and Bitters, Ginger beer or other […]

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Essential Australian road trip slang

February 10, 2020, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Tips

  The hardest thing about exploring Australia in a car isn’t getting lost; it’s understanding the locals. Aussies have their own vocabulary when it comes to driving and most of it sounds pretty confusing to overseas visitors. If you are in Australia for the first time and looking to hire a car, here is a handy guide to some of […]

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Staving off sickness on your road trip

June 6, 2019, East Coast Car Rentals Tips

The east coast of Australia is one of few places in the world that provides a picturesque road trip opportunity all year round – even in winter. However, nobody is immune to the coughs and colds that come with the changing season. Here, we break down our tips for staving off winter sickness on your road […]

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What to do when visiting Stradbroke Island

April 18, 2019, East Coast Car Rentals Brisbane Gold Coast Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

On a quiet island peninsula just off the coast of Brisbane, you'll find a little slice of paradise to slow down your East Coast road trip. Easily accessible by car or ferry, Stradbroke Island is culturally significant for the Quandamooka people, who call it Minjerribah. With no shortage of activities available to help you reconnect with […]

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Harry Potter and the Melbourne Road trip

April 16, 2019, East Coast Car Rentals Events Fun Melbourne Road Trips Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

If you ever had an excuse to get hyped about the wizarding world, it's now. The magical stage show 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child', the eighth story in the series that took the world by storm, has landed in Melbourne.   Far from where JK Rowling first found herself enchanted with the idea of Hogwarts and […]

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7 great tips for your next road trip

March 25, 2019, East Coast Car Rentals Cairns Melbourne Road Trips Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

No matter the type of road trip you're undertaking, there are a few basics that hold true for every traveller. One is that you want to make the most of your adventure. Here are seven tips to read through before picking up your East Coast hire car to help you have a road trip like […]

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3 amazing Aboriginal festivals to experience in Australia

March 18, 2019, East Coast Car Rentals Adelaide Cairns Events Road Trips Sydney Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

One of the most amazing things about travelling through Australia is getting to experience a culture that's amongst the oldest in the world. The Aboriginal people have lived in Australia for at least a staggering 45,000 years, accumulating a culture that's rich in traditions, myths and legends.  Can you imagine a better way to immerse yourself […]

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