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 […] more >

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 […] more >

Wineglass Bay

3 Day Freycinet East Coast Trip

Sometimes the best road trips are the shortest – especially when you have an itinerary. One of Redspot’s favourites is the round trip from Hobart to Hobart, via The Great Eastern Drive exploring Friendly Beaches, spectacular Wineglass Bay and the Hazard mountain range. Day One – Hobart to Coles Bay Start by hiring your car […] more >


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 […] more >

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 – […] more >

Now open in Queenstown

Redspot has entered the New Zealand market with its first location at the Queenstown Airport. Franchisee Redspot Car Rentals will operate the office as part of the Enterprise Holdings global network, which includes the Enterprise brand as well as National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car. As a result, the new Enterprise airport location […] more >

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 […] more >

Car Rental Checklist

Redspot Car Rental Checklist

Rental awareness can make a big difference to the way you travel. Save yourself time and money by following our car rental checklist and enjoy a quicker, easier rental experience. What to bring to the counter Make sure you have the following identification: A valid credit card issued in the driver’s name an original valid […] more >

Edith Falls

Outback on the Easy – Part two

A luxe, Top End road-trip is the ideal way to lap up iconic landscapes. We continue Melissa Rimac’s pictorial blog. Melissa is a freelance journalist, who rented a Redspot Mitsubishi Outlander for her top-end road-trip.               Just outside Katherine, musician and horse- magician Tom Curtain puts on a riveting […] more >

Ubirr Art

Outback on the Easy – Part one

A luxe, Top End road-trip is the ideal way to lap up iconic landscapes. Melissa Rimac is a freelance journalist, who rented a Redspot Mitsubishi Outlander for her top-end road-trip. Melissa has captured the highlights of her trip in this pictorial blog. A necklace of emerald pools fed by cascading waterfalls reveals itself at Edith […] more >