The Best Apps to Download When Travelling in Australia

09/05/2018, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips Useful Articles

Redspot has plenty of optional extras to help you on your way in comfort and safety. But what about other circumstances that crop up when you’re on the road? Resourceful travel Apps make travelling so much easier and with so many FREE travel Apps in the Apple iTunes Store and Google Play, you’ll be surprised […]

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Unlimited Toll Road Use – hello freedom

20/06/2017, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips Useful Articles

If you’re coming to Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane for business or leisure and planning on renting a car, you really should consider our Top Dog All-Inclusive package. In addition to its unbeatable value and also being the only fully-inclusive car rental product on the market, one of its many valuable features is unlimited toll road […]

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Car snacks – the good, the bad and the ugly

22/11/2016, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips Uncategorized

A coffee on the way to work, a chocolate bar when we fill the tank – hidden calories, but nothing serious…right? Many of us eat in the car every day without giving it much thought. However, on a road trip our appetites can increase as quickly as the speedometer! Quaint little café road signs taunt […]

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Redspot Car Rental Checklist

16/06/2016, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips Useful Articles

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 […]

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Redspot Easter Driving Tips

14/03/2016, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Car preparation Make sure your car is road worthy before you leave. Book it in for a service (or check that your car is within its servicing period), this will ensure that oil and filters are changed, the brakes and brake lights are working and the tyres are checked for wear, have been wheel aligned […]

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Dad’s guide to surviving the school holiday road trip

15/09/2015, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips Useful Articles

Bracing yourself for a road trip these school hols? Never fear, surviving the drive is easier than you think. A little bit of forward planning can help you deal with the familiar cries of “Are we there yet?” without losing your cool. Remember to print out this checklist before you go. Just for Dad – […]

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6 reasons to hit the road this winter

18/06/2015, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

In winter most people want to stay at home rugged up with a team scarf watching the footy. Which is why it’s the perfect time to travel. While everyone’s holding out for a summer holiday, take advantage of the off-season and live large. Here are 7 of the best reasons to get out form under […]

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Mixing Business with Pleasure

01/05/2015, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Life is all about balance. Too much time spent on the work side might burn you out. Too much time pleasure seeking and you might be singing for your supper because cash flow has ground to a halt. The key is to have one complement the other for a more holistic approach to your business […]

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The benefits of car hire this Easter break

18/03/2015, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

The Easter holidays mean camping trips by the beach, barbecues in the park and holidays far away. The first step to reaching your holiday destination is getting there. If you first have to catch a plane to your intended location or are going on a road trip for Easter, it may be wise to hire […]

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Brisbane City: Things to do as a family

03/03/2015, brad.aldcroft Travel Tips

Whether your in town with the family for one day or a week, there are plenty of things to see and do with your kids in sunny Brisbane. Here are our top picks.

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