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Budget’s Road Trip Contest Ending Soon – Congrats to November’s Winners!

In honour of our 50th Anniversary, Budget Rental Australia is running a very special and fun promotion from September through December. This is the last week to enter, as all entries must be in by 11:59pm on 31/12/2015. Each month has been a different road trip or travel Australia theme. Enter to win  a $3,000 […]

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December 24th, 2015
Ningaloo Reef

6 Australian Summer Road Trip Holidays (Part Two)

Australian road trips make for some of the best vacations because they allow you to enjoy the entire trip and getting there is half the fun. So many Australian road trips and scenic drives are so well known, and will good reason! If you are planning a getaway this summer, let us entice you to hit the road with one of these 6 amazing summer road trip vacations: Bellingen to Byron Bay in New South Wales, Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Port Fairy and the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Port Macquarie in New South Wales, Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia, and Perth to Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia.

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December 18th, 2015
Hinterland

6 Australian Summer Road Trip Holidays (Part One)

If there is one thing that visitors to Australia should know about planning a vacation here, it is that getting there is half of the fun. There are so many popular holidays in Australia that are road trip holidays with time spent on the road, experiencing the scenic views, magnificent landscapes, and road side stops. If you are planning a getaway this summer, let us entice you to hit the road with one of these 3 amazing summer road trip vacations: Bellingen to Byron Bay in New South Wales, Sunshine Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Port Fairy and the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Port Macquarie in New South Wales, Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia, and Perth to Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia.

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December 17th, 2015
Lake St Clair - Sunset - Featured

The River Run Road Trip across Tasmania

Rivers Run is a road trip through the varied and beautiful landscapes of Tasmania. It starts in the capital city of Hobart and you retrace the steps of the Derwent River back to its source in the mountains near Lake St. Clair. The road trip can be broken up into three or four days. Be […]

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February 14th, 2015
Great Ocean Road - Featured

Top Blog Posts of 2014 (Part Two)

Last year, we ran a series of blog posts on the best road trips in Australia. The whole series itself was very popular. However, 4 of our best road trip blog posts made the list of our most viewed blogs for 2014. The most popular road trips we featured were The Great Ocean Road, Gibb […]

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February 5th, 2015

The Long Paddock Touring Route

The Long Paddock touring route gives you a chance to go on a real outback adventure holiday. The touring route follows the Cobb Highway over 600 km from the Port of Echuca in Moama to Wilcannia. This is the stock routes the drovers would use before the days of fenced in lands and they would […]

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November 12th, 2014
Jindabyne - Featured

Scenic Drives in the Snowy Mountains

The Snowy Mountains is definitely one of the most scenic places in Australia. There are 3 different scenic drives in the Snowy Mountains: Kosciuszko Alpine Way, Snowy Valley Way, and the Snow Mountain Highway. Experience some of the great outdoors in any season, welcoming country towns, and plan your trip around one of the many seasonal festivals and events throughout this region.

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October 31st, 2014
Mount Moffat - Featured

Take a Trip to the Outback: Carnarvon National Park & Surrounds (Part Three)

There is so much to see in Queensland west of the coast and into the Outback. In addition to playing in the surf, sand, and Great Barrier Reef, do not miss the opportunity to take a half day drive inland to visit beautiful, breath taking landscapes. Exploring the beautiful Outback of Queensland is just about a half day’s drive inland from the coast.. Carnarvon National Park and the surrounding parks make an excellent addition to your Queensland vacation. The gorge is less than 600 km northwest of Brisbane and is even closer to other points along the Queensland Coast such as Sunshine Coast, Hervey Bay, and Rockhampton.

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October 30th, 2014

Sydney to Melbourne Coast Drive (Part Two)

A holiday scenic drive from Sydney in New South Wales to Melbourne, Victoria is an excellent way to see the southeast coast of Australia as well as tour the two largest cities in Australia. In the first part of our journey from Sydney to Melbourne, we started out in Sydney and headed south down the […]

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October 24th, 2014
Budget Blog - Wilton River Featured

10 Best Road Trips in Australia – #10 Central Arnhem Highway

This post is our final #10 on our journey of the top 10 best road trips in Australia listed on AustralianTraveller.com. We have detailed each of the road trips featuring amazing highlights and places to see along the way during each trip. Our final road trip in our countdown is a magical one, it is the Central Arnhem Highway road trip across the northern section of the Northern Territory from Katherine east to the Gove Peninsula.

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July 23rd, 2014