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Can I use my overseas drivers licence to hire a car in Australia?

Can I use my overseas drivers licence to hire a car in Australia?

We often get asked on our Facebook page and through our customer support line from overseas tourists as to whether we will or will not accept there drivers licence w...Read More ›

Under 25 and looking to hire a car? No problems!

Under 25 and looking to hire a car? No problems!

One problem younger people find when hiring a vehicle is the age restrictions. The accepted age for airport car hire in most locations is 25 and older. However, there are many holiday-goers and those on business trips under this age who need a car to get from A to B in the area t...Read More ›

What to keep in mind on a holiday road trip

What to keep in mind on a holiday road trip

Christmas holidays aren’t the only time of the year when many travel for a vacation. Understanding the ins and outs of airport car rental and the roads during holiday periods, especially the silly season, can mean the difference between a disaster trip and a rejuvenating holida...Read More ›

What a rock band can teach you about business travel

What a rock band can teach you about business travel

Until recently, my only experience with business travel was touring with a rock band. One of the most disorganised groups of people that could possibly be unleashed on the travel industry. But luckily my extensive touring experiences prepared me well for when I crossed over to th...Read More ›

Red’s tips for smooth trips

Red’s tips for smooth trips

When you’re planning a business trip for the top dog at work, you want to make sure it goes as smoothly as possible. So keep these points in mind and you’ll keep yourself out of the boss’s doghouse and in their good books. Where will they fetch the car from?...Read More ›

Roadside Assistance – A Mechanics Guide

Roadside Assistance – A Mechanics Guide

It doesn’t matter how new or old a car is, breakdowns happen and you need to be prepared for when they do. When you rent from Redspot Car Rentals you automatically receive 24-hour roadside assistance for any mechanical faults that may occur for the duration of the rental peri...Read More ›

4 Unexplained Ghost Cars

4 Unexplained Ghost Cars

There are some things that you just have to see to believe. Take Ghosts for example. If you don’t believe in ghosts, you may just after you see these videos of what many are referring to as 'Ghost Cars.' Russian Ghost Car...Read More ›

6 of the Spookiest Roads in Australia

6 of the Spookiest Roads in Australia

Everyone loves a good ghost story -- particularly when it’s true. From ancient times, humanity has enjoyed few activities more than the sheer inhumanity of scaring the living daylights out of each other, so it’s no shocker to find entire tourist ...Read More ›

Gold Coast to Brisbane – Attractions by Season

Gold Coast to Brisbane – Attractions by Season

Southeast Queensland is a magnificent part of Australia that enjoys a lovely sub-tropical climate making it an ideal holiday destination 365 days a year. World Heritage Listed rainforests, world-class beaches, a thriving nightlife, massive theme parks, cosmopolitan cities, access...Read More ›

3 Useful maps for touring Australia

3 Useful maps for touring Australia

So, you’re taking a road trip? You’ve got your bags packed, a route planned and the petrol tank filled up …. Before you go, take a look at this list of maps. These will be handy to take with you, and – what’s more – they don’t take up any space in the car....Read More ›