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 […]

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Where are Victoria’s best regional restaurants?

February 21, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals A weekend in Fun Melbourne Road Trips Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

  The state of Victoria is Australia’s most densely populated, and in the capital of Melbourne, demand for unique, experimental gastronomy is high. The city is a destination for foodies with lofty standards, ready to be wowed by celebrity chefs, avant-garde techniques, original combinations and perfectly executed traditional dishes. Although Melbourne has the spotlight as a […]

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3 luxurious getaways in Tasmania

February 8, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals A weekend in Fun Road Trips Unusual destinations to drive to

Tasmania, located approximately 240 km south of mainland Australia, is a large island, similar in size to Switzerland. The island, which is home to over half a million people, is known for its natural attractions – a sizable portion of it is UNESCO World Heritage listed. Over millions of years, glaciation, volcanic eruptions, continental drift […]

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North Queensland: Paradise in the rainforest

January 31, 2018, East Coast Car Rentals Cairns Fun Road Trips Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

  For a tropical North Queensland experience, hire a car in Cairns from as little as $27 a day and drive approximately an hour north to Port Douglas, along a winding coastal road offering views of the Coral Sea. You’ll notice on arrival, that this tropical part of Australia has been blessed with more than its fair […]

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Top 4 famous film spots on Australia’s east coast

October 19, 2017, East Coast Car Rentals Unusual destinations to drive to

  A good movie can whisk you away from reality, make you forget about your own life for a moment and pull you into someone else’s story. But when the lights come on and you stand up to shake the popcorn crumbs from your lap, you sometimes find yourself wishing you could visit that world […]

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Crikey! A Steve Irwin-themed adventure!

October 10, 2017, East Coast Car Rentals Road Trips Unusual destinations to drive to

  If you were to put together a list of Australian icons, coming in third behind the kangaroo and Vegemite would be Steve Irwin. Ever since his untimely death in 2006 at the barbs of a stingray, his presence on our TV screens has been missed. While things will never be the same, you can […]

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3 of the best adventure trips on Australia’s east coast

August 11, 2017, East Coast Car Rentals Fun Tips Unusual destinations to drive to

Adventure tourism is the hot new thing that all the kids these days are doing. Forget lounging on a beach somewhere, the sun cooking your flesh like an egg in a frying pan – doing something exciting and adventurous on your holiday has become all the rage. And what a place to do it – […]

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3 of Australia’s most iconic trees

June 6, 2017, chris Road Trips Unusual destinations to drive to

There is a compelling air about trees – a certain romance to their grandeur and something very satisfying about walking through a forest to come upon massive, ancient arboreal structures. If you need some inspiration for your next road trip, consider making one of these iconic trees your destination.  Tall, hollow or elaborately twisted, each of these […]

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Where to go to enjoy Melbourne’s most unique dining experiences

June 1, 2017, chris Fun Melbourne Unusual destinations to drive to

  Australia’s undisputed capital of cool, Melbourne has it all when it comes to drinking and dining out. If you’re in Melbourne, be sure to take advantage of your wheels to visit some of the city’s most delicious dining experiences. Don’t know where to start? From dessert degustation to trams restaurants, we’ve compiled a list of […]

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4 reasons to visit the Mackay region

April 24, 2017, chris Road Trips Unusual destinations to drive to

Smack in the middle of the Queensland coast is the Mackay region. From kangaroos on beaches to rainforests hiding shy platypuses and waterfalls, this is an area brimming with natural beauty and adventures waiting to be had. Here are four reasons to visit the Mackay region.  Mackay City  Mackay City is the heart of the Mackay region – […]

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