7 Times When You Should Hire a Car

Most people only think about hiring a car when they are on holiday, but there are other reasons to rent a car that can make your life much easier. You might not think about hiring a car other times, but you can also hire a car while your current vehicle is being repaired, when going […]

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May 25th, 2017

Long Distance Road Trip Checklist

Road trips and holiday destinations are very popular in Australia. We have featured so many road trips in the past, some are short, some are long, some are rugged, but all of them are filled with fun and adventure. The important thing is to make sure you and your vehicle are ready before you embark on your road trip.

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April 18th, 2017
Perth Vacation Locations

How to Enjoy Your Holiday While on a Budget

At Budget Australia, we like to think that we are the masters on budget and saving money. We hope you get the most out of our money saving holiday tips. There is so much to do in Australia no matter where you are, the city, the outback, the Great Barrier Reef, or the mountains, there are ways to save money and still enjoy your holiday to the fullest while on a budget. Check out our five tips for saving money while on vacation in Australia:

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March 31st, 2017
One Way Specials

New Year’s Deals for Budget Car Hire in Australia

Happy New Year! We hope you have resolved to travel more this year! With summer here, we have some amazing car hire deals and special offers for the month of January. You can always check our website for special offers on car rentals throughout Australia as they change all the time. Some offers are regional […]

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January 7th, 2016

Celebrate Budget’s 50th Anniversary and You Can Win a $3,000 Holiday Adventure in Australia

Join in our Aussie Holiday Adventure promotion and you can enter to win  a $3,000 Aussie Holiday Adventure. In honour of our 50th Anniversary, we are running this special promotion from September through December this year. Each month is a different theme. The $3,000 prize is from Budget & Jetstar. Read on to find out how to enter and what this month’s theme is.

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November 12th, 2015
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Scenic Holiday in the Glass House Mountains

The Glass House Mountains are a unique set of 11 mountains and hills in Queensland. They were formed from molten lava rock somewhere around 26 or 27 million years ago. The highest point is Mount Beerwah at 555 metres high. All 11 peaks and the surrounds are part of the Glass House Mountains National Park. […]

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August 8th, 2014
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Visit Australia’s Oldest National Park: Royal National Park

Royal National Park is Australia’s oldest national park, and is the 2nd oldest national park in the world behind Yellowstone National Park in the United States. Royal National Park was gazetted on 26 April 1879. The park covers over 150 square km and encompasses 3 settlements, bushwalks, trails, a campsite, lagoons, coastal trails, and beaches […]

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May 6th, 2014
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Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park is located in Northern Territory and is known for its dramatic waterfalls and crystal clear natural swimming pools beneath them. Litchfield has a rich history of Aboriginal culture; The Park’s traditional owners are the Wagait Aboriginal people. They still inhabit the area just as their ancestors have for thousands of years. The […]

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May 2nd, 2014

National Parks of the Kimberley Region

Previously on the Budget Travel Tips Blog, we featured Mitchell Falls River National Park and some of the most popular national parks of the Kimberley Region of Western Australia. Now, we wanted to highlight some of the other national parks you can visit within the Kimberley Region and explore the different sights and adventures that this remote region has to offer. There are quite a few national parks, which give tourists and travelers access to this area that would otherwise be completely inaccessible.

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May 1st, 2014
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Bunda Cliffs: A Beautiful Geography Lesson

Australia’s origins and the story of how it became its own continent date back millions of years ago when it separated from Antarctica. The unique geological and dramatic landscapes that we have today are a result of this planetary evolution. The Bunda Cliffs are a spectacular example of this. Bunda Cliffs is an aboriginal name […]

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March 10th, 2014