August Car Hire Deals and Special Offers (Part Two)

This is part two of our series on the special offers and discounts we have available in car rental deals this month. In August the weather is cool, but our deals are hot! We have a two part series of deals this month since there are so many great offers and specials. You can book your next car rental with us online, over the phone, or on our new Budget app. Every which way, Budget Australia offers you great prices, convenience, and a variety of vehicle choices. Budget Australia Car rental has all different types of vehicles to help you get around when travelling in Australia including cars, trucks, 4WD vehicles and more! Find all of this month’s discount codes, special offers, and details on our website: You can […]

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August 9th, 2017

August Car Hire Deals and Special Offers (Part One)

August is here and so are some cool savings deals and offers! We have a two part series of deals this month since there are so many great offers and specials. You can book your next car rental with us online, over the phone, or on our new Budget app. No matter how you book […]

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August 5th, 2017

Most Popular Casinos in Australia Part Two

As you might have just learned in our last blog post, an Australian holiday isn’t only about exploring the beautiful nature that Australia has to offer. Gambling is one of the most popular pastimes in the country. In part one of our series on the most popular casinos in Australia; we featured Adelaide SKYWAY Casino, Casino Canberra, Country Club Casino Tasmania, Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex Melbourne, and Crown Perth. Today, we have five more of the most popular casinos: Crown Sydney, The Star Gold Coast, Lasseters Hotel Casino, Sky City Darwin, and The Star City Casino. Here is a little bit about each one.

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July 28th, 2017

Most Popular Casinos in Australia Part One

When you think of visiting Australia, the things that come to mind might include The Great Barrier Reef, the wildlife, Sydney or Melbourne and the Outback. However, what you may not realise is that gambling is one of the most popular pastimes in Australia and therefore, there are some pretty fantastic casinos in each of the major capital cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, and the capital of Canberra. There are also other casino hubs, namely in Gold Coast as well as some other regional cities. According to, as of 2015, over 80% of all adults in Australia take part in gambling. In fact, Australians have the highest gambling rate in the world. Close to 10% of all state revenues come from gambling. “Pokies” (short for the Poker Machines […]

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July 26th, 2017

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

Which is the Best Rental Car for You?

How do you choose the best rental car for you? When it comes time to rent a car, the least expensive option isn’t always the best one for your needs, or the best value. Whether you need a car just to get around or because you are on a holiday, there are definitely different cars […]

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April 15th, 2017

6 Roadside Repair Quick Fixes

When you hire a car with Budget Australia, we help you keep moving on the road to get you to where you want to go. Whether you hire a car or truck with us or not, we still want to provide you with these roadside repair quick fixes. The first thing to remember is to stay safe and be vigilant at all times. If possible, move your car off to the side of the road. Before calling for roadside assistance, you can try some of these tips to get your car or your rental car back on the road. In the event you need roadside assistance, call 1800 656 550 and see our website for Budget Australia car rental roadside assistance details.

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March 12th, 2017

Discovering the Northern Territory

The Northern Territory of Australia is remote and rugged, but it is also exhilarating and your stay here can be luxurious too. When you discover the variety and beauty that the Northern Territory has to offer, you will wonder why you haven’t been vacationing here all your life. There is camping and glamping, swimming holes, […]

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February 25th, 2017

Noosa Food Lover’s Holiday

Noosa is the perfect destination for food lovers who love to travel or travellers who love food. A holiday in Noosa means you are close to the beach and the hinterland at the same time. There are excellent forests and national parks nearby. Then there are the excellent dining choices, which are abundant and vary […]

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February 23rd, 2017