Everyone loves a FREEBEE!

September 5, 2016, Mark Uncategorized

About Freebee Freebee was born on the Gold Coast in May 2016 weighing a healthy 3,200 pounds. Unlike his siblings, Freebee received a nice fresh coat of yellow paint so he stood out from the rest of the pack. Being a little self-conscious, the only yellow car in the depot, he has become a rebel […]

...read full post

Where should you celebrate New Year’s Eve?

December 28, 2015, chris Uncategorized

The new year edges ever closer and those of us with time off are undoubtedly itching to let our hair down with a bout of midnight festivities. While Australia’s east coast is inarguably one of the best places to count down to 2016, your options can be a little overwhelming. There’s just so much choice! […]

...read full post

Weird and wonderful: Urban legends of Sydney

December 22, 2015, chris Uncategorized

When it comes to spooky places, Australia doesn’t tend to jump straight to mind. Yet our nation is full of weird and bizarre areas, each of which have their own mysterious stories. Although Sydney isn’t nearly as old as more traditionally spooky cities like the ones you’ll find in England and the United States, anyone […]

...read full post

Visit these 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites this summer

November 18, 2015, chris Uncategorized

It's hard to imagine living in a world without so many wonders. Whether natural or man-made, the history of our species and planet is embedded into the world around us. The goal of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) World Heritage listing is to preserve these locations, in an effort to promote peace […]

...read full post

Happening in November: Food edition

November 12, 2015, chris Uncategorized

A quick warning: Don't read this article if you're hungry, or you might look up and find you've hired a rental car and are at a food festival halfway across the country. This isn't necessarily a bad thing, though! It'd be a shame to miss out on the vast array of food-related celebrations happening all […]

...read full post

Where will you find the best steaks in Australia?

November 10, 2015, chris Uncategorized

From our humble origins as cavemen marvelling over fire to our current status as top of the food chain, there is one thing that has appealed to humankind throughout its entire history: a juicy slab of meat. While the traditional trawl through the McDonald’s drive Drive-Thru is a road-trip staple, sometimes what you need is […]

...read full post

Sixt joins East Coast Car Rentals down under

October 28, 2015, chris Uncategorized

Launch with experienced Company, SixT Branches at all major airports of the continent Continued expansion in Asia-Pacific Surfers Paradise, 26 October 2015 – East Coast Car Rentals and SixT launch partnership. Sixt joins East Coast Car Rentals down under:  East Coast Car Rentals are excited to announce the recent partnership with the international mobility provider […]

...read full post

The Gold Coast for animal lovers

October 23, 2015, chris Uncategorized

If you're an animal lover, you'll love touring around the Gold Coast. Hire a car from East Coast Car Rentals and get up close and personal with some of Australia's fluffiest inhabitants.  1) Kai the baby tiger Rent a car from the Gold Coast and meet Kai, Dreamworld's Tiger Island's newest resident. Kai, the first tiger to be […]

...read full post

3 ways to make eating on road trips easier

October 20, 2015, chris Uncategorized

A fun part of any holiday is the food. Whether you're all about home cooking or you prefer food that comes hot in a styrofoam box, chances are you'll be eagerly anticipating each and every meal on your vacation.   The road trip is a bit different, however. You've hired a car from Sydney or […]

...read full post

3 spooky places to see when you’re in Melbourne

October 19, 2015, chris Uncategorized

If the countless pumpkin and skeleton decorations being sold at the supermarket haven't clued you in already, Halloween is just around the corner. For those feeling particularly festive, a specially themed spooky road trip might be in order.  Express your inner ghost hunter and take a spooky tour of the east coast's paranormal hotspots. While […]

...read full post

Recent Posts