The Stickman Family. Love them, or Hate them.

20/05/2013, brad.aldcroft Fun Stuff

First it was the “NO FEAR” stickers, then the frangipani stickers now its seems the ‘norm’ is to have your family portrayed as a bunch of stick people on the back window of your families car. Love them or hate them, we are a few of the most interesting ones for you to enjoy. full post

Car Rental Price Comparison

12/04/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Back in 2004 Redspot Sixt introduced its all inclusive Drive Away no more to pay rate, which has been highly regarded by the public for its transparency and no hidden extras message. But how does it compare with our competitors? full post

Car security tips

08/04/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Ever had your car broken into or know someone who has? Worse, have you ever had your car stolen and days or even weeks later turns up destroyed in a ditch somewhere? Why not follow these 10 simple to remember tips that might just be enough to keep the thieves away. full post

What the hell is an ECAR? – Understanding car rental codes

29/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

When booking your rental vehicle you often see next to the vehicle description a four letter code that means absolutely nothing to most of us. But understanding these codes could stop you from accidentally booking a Mini clown car when in fact you wanted a V8 super machine sedan. full post

What you need to know when renting a car in Brisbane

27/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

When visiting Brisbane, renting a car from the airport location is ideal for making the most out of your stay. Be it a vacation or business trip, you, the car and the roads create opportunities to have a memorable trip free of stress and headaches. Before arranging for a car to hire, take note of the following factors you should consider when dealing with car rental services. full post

Tips for choosing the right car rental company

22/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

When looking for car rental, the first thing that comes to mind is price. However, cheap car hire isn’t always the best option. There are many reasons why a car hire company may offer affordable or expensive rentals and knowing what to look for to make sure you save money without sacrificing quality is essential. Below are just a few tips to help you choose the right car rental company for you. full post

Staff story – Self-drive Adelaide holiday

21/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Road Trips

Julia from our Brisbane airport Redspot Sixt location tells us all about the interesting sites of Adelaide and its surrounding area. From drinking wine at the wineries at McLaren Vale, to visiting pandas at the Adelaide Zoo and lots more. full post

What to look out for when hiring a car

19/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Hiring a car on holidays or for work is a great alternative to paying for taxis or public transport in Australia. It gives you the freedom to determine your travel destinations, timing and when and where to stop or leave a place. However, hiring a car can have its pitfalls, and knowing what to look out for can save you a lot of money and time. full post

Rockhampton Airport opening press release

08/03/2013, brad.aldcroft Press

Dan Mekler (managing director of Redspot Sixt) discusses the opening of the latest rental car location in central Queensland. full post

Our Fleet Girls attempting to do the Harlem Shake, but fail.

19/02/2013, brad.aldcroft Fun Stuff

A couple of our car rental fleet controllers attempted to replicate their version of the Harlem shake craze but didn’t quite seem to get there. full post