Western Australia Wild Flower Power

09/08/2016, brad.aldcroft Location Guides Road Trips

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 two WA locations – […]

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Outback on the Easy – Part two

07/06/2016, brad.aldcroft Road Trips

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 show involving untrained horses and working […]

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Outback on the Easy – Part one

18/05/2016, brad.aldcroft Road Trips

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 […]

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Jervis Bay – The perfect Sunday drive

05/05/2016, brad.aldcroft Road Trips

As beautiful a city that Sydney is, a weekend trip away to the stunning shores of New South Wales is always welcomed. But how do you get away from city life if you don’t own a car to escape in? A Redspot rental car is your ticket to freedom. With a large variety of vehicles […]

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Foodie Road Trip Ideas – seven of the best Farmers’ Markets in Australia

04/04/2016, brad.aldcroft Road Trips

Farmers Markets are a wonderful way to kick off a Saturday or Sunday, and even better when the market is recognised as one of the best in Australia. So, jump in your car and head out of town for a foodie weekend experience like no other… ACT Capital Region Farmers Market – every Saturday from […]

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The Slow Track to Formula 1

04/03/2016, brad.aldcroft Fun Stuff Road Trips

Going to Melbourne for Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix? Why not drive and take in the magnificent, splendour of the Sydney to Melbourne coastal route? This road trip takes in national parks, sleepy seaside towns, lush rolling hillsides, alpine forests, sparkling seas and golden beaches…sigh, and it be done in two or three days! […]

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The Adelaide Festival and a Barossa Valley road trip – the best of the best!

18/02/2016, brad.aldcroft Fun Stuff Road Trips

No matter what you call it, the Adelaide Festival or the Adelaide Festival of Arts, is one of the best cultural experiences on the Australian festival calendar. The festival has grown from its 1960 inception thanks to an impressive list of festival directors and continues to deliver an array of cultural genres including opera, theatre, […]

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NYE Road Trip Escapes

24/12/2015, brad.aldcroft Location Guides Road Trips

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, […]

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Road Trips out of Cairns

14/12/2015, brad.aldcroft Location Guides Road Trips

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. […]

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Road trips out of Hobart and Launceston

17/11/2015, brad.aldcroft Location Guides Road Trips

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 […]

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