Surfers at night

Explore Surfers Paradise with Redspot

After recently attending the Redspot annual managers’ conference at Surfers Paradise, I was genuinely impressed by this iconic Australian holiday destination. Surfers Paradise is definitely Queensland’s events and entertainment capital. Affordable airfares and a plethora of accommodation styles, the numerous amenities, plus the free community events throughout the year cater for all tastes and travel […]

Ballarat Art Gallery

A season of regional art – Ballarat

Only one hour’s drive west of Melbourne, Ballarat is fast becoming a melting pot of art and culture and this spring season you can discover why. As well as hosting the prestigious Archibald Prize for a second year running, the city is home to one of the country’s most iconic theatres, a thriving live music […]

Auckland Skyline

Redspot is now open in Auckland

To celebrate opening our doors in Auckland, we believe a bit of holiday enticement is in order. The Auckland to Auckland via the volcanic plateau will open your eyes to what a fabulous and diverse land sits on Australia’s doorstep and we guarantee after this trip you’ll be back for more. Day One/Two – Auckland/Wakheke […]


Kia Ora Cuz!

Queenstown is undoubtedly one of New Zealand’s most popular tourist destinations. Surrounded by mountains and sitting on the shore of Lake Wakatipu, this stunning location is famous for its magnificent scenery, world-class amenities and a plethora of activities and sight-seeing options.   Redspot Car Rentals can make your next Queenstown holiday even more enjoyable with […]

Stirling Range National Park

Western Australia Wild Flower Power

Western Australia is perfect for road trips any time of year, but throw in sweeping carpets of dazzling wildflowers against big blue skies, rugged national parks and stunning coastlines, and NOW is the perfect time to visit. Book a Redspot Enterprise car and go on an amazing road trip. Redspot has three WA locations – […]

Beer Can Regatta

Explore Darwin in ‘the Dry’

The ‘Top End’ of Australia, has a tropical climate, and two distinct seasons: the ‘Wet’ and the ‘Dry’. The ‘Dry’ season, from May until October, is characterised by warm, dry sunny days and cool nights, plus lower humidity and mild temperatures (21C (70F) to 32C (90F). These conditions make for a delightful holiday, but if […]

NYE 2016

NYE Road Trip Escapes

Had enough of the fireworks, the crowds and the slow trip home? There are other ways to celebrate and welcome in the new year – far away from the maddening crowds and big city celebrations. Sound good? Here are three cool NYE road trips you may want to consider: 1. Sydney to The Three Sisters, […]

Milaa Milaa Falls

Road Trips out of Cairns

Hit the road and explore the best that Cairns has to offer. From the stunning coast road, to Port Douglas to the serenity-blessed Cape Tribulation there’s so much to see and do in and around Cairns. And of course the best way to see what’s on offer is to hit the road and go exploring. […]


Road trips out of Hobart and Launceston

Hit the road and explore the best Tasmania has to offer. From the stunning Wineglass Bay to historical Port Arthur there’s so much to see and do in Tasmania and of course the best way to see what Tassie has to offer is to hit the road and go exploring. Check out these 3 awesome road […]

adelaide street art

What To Do When Visiting Adelaide

The secret’s out: South Australia’s capital city, Adelaide, has received Lonely Planet’s accolade as one of 2014’s Top 10 global destinations. Even Australia’s most-visited cities can’t beat Adelaide for its slick festivals, fine weather and friendly locals. The nation’s fifth-largest city is ideal to explore by hire car, thanks to its many accessible and welcoming tourist regions offering plenty to see and do in the city centre and within easy reach of the CBD.