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A quick guide to the Gold Coast

Introduction to the Gold Coast The Gold Coast is an incredibly popular destination for holiday makers and tourists from not just around Queensland, but throughout Australia and internationally. There are a host of different reasons and attractions pulling people to visit our pocket of paradise and with extensive hire car Gold Coast options, including Andy’s […]

Don’t get Struck Renting a Truck

Don’t get stuck renting a truck Chances are you don’t have a spare truck parked in your driveway or at a mate’s house. Yet chances are at some point in your life you’re going to need to rent one for a move or relocation anyway. In the ever-expanding market of hire vehicles, finding cheap moving […]

Budget car rental Brisbane domestic airport

Tips on budget car rentals at Brisbane’s domestic airport Many tourists and business people look for budget car rentals at Brisbane’s domestic airport, simply because it’s a great way to get around the area. Even if you’re staying in the city and know that you can use the link between the airport and city, it’s […]

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What you need to know when renting a car at Brisbane airport

Car rental Brisbane airport Whether you’re travelling overseas via Brisbane and want to take advantage of your stopover by touring our stunning city, visiting Brisbane for a holiday, or coming here for work, access to affordable, reliable and professional hire cars is a must! Luckily, car rentals at Brisbane international airport and domestic airport are […]

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Tips for finding the best van rental companies

Finding a rental van company A little industry secret is that not all rental van companies are equal! Whether you need a van for commercial or personal use, it’s super important that you choose a company that you can rely on. If you’re on the hunt for a business that can cater to your needs, […]

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Tips for finding the best moving truck rental companies

Benefits of using DIY moving truck rental companies Moving isn’t usually a fun time, because even if you’re looking forward to relocating, it’s the moving that’s often the sticking point. So one of the biggest decisions you’ll need to make is whether to choose a regular transport company or one of the DIY moving truck […]

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Where can I rent a moving truck in Brisbane?

Renting a moving truck in Brisbane? Are you planning on relocating to a new home and wondering where you can hire a moving truck in Brisbane? There are many things that you need to consider, think about, organise and stress over when it comes to moving and relocating. Finding a reliable, affordable moving truck shouldn’t […]

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Vehicle Rental options at Brisbane airport for domestic and international travellers

Are you looking for rental cars in Brisbane airport? Andy’s AutoRentals not only supplies a wide range of standard and prestige cars, but also a selection of 4WDs, Utes and van rentals at Brisbane airport for both domestic and international travellers. We can even supply baby seats or booster seats for toddlers – we are […]

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Brisbane ute hire services, tradies be prepared for emergency breakdowns

Brisbane ute hire services – tradies be prepared for emergency breakdowns So, you have a big job on and you’re on a deadline to have it completed that day. You’ve loaded up the ute with the tools and materials you need to complete it, then jumped into the driver’s seat and turned the key only […]

The Best Truck To Hire

Which is the best truck to hire

Which is the best truck to hire? Andy’s Auto Rentals has been renting trucks to both the general public and corporate/business customers for over 20 years. Our core business is commercials, mostly trucks , utilities and vans lwb , swlb and cargo jumbo. Our fleet is well maintained and most models are now automatic for […]

5 Benefits of Brisbane truck hire over purchasing a vehicle for start-ups

5 Benefits of Brisbane truck hire over purchasing a vehicle for start-ups

5 Benefits of Brisbane truck hire over purchasing a vehicle for start-ups Truck hire offers many benefits for Brisbane start-up businesses wanting to transport goods on a regular basis, often making it a smarter alternative to purchasing a vehicle. Here are some of the many reasons why Brisbane truck hire is a viable option for […]

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4 Tips for first-time curtain side truck drivers

4 Tips for first-time curtain side truck drivers So, you are planning on hiring and driving a curtain side truck for the first time and are feeling a bit nervous. Here are 4 tips for first time truck drivers that will make you more comfortable in the drivers seat: Tip 1. Rent a truck from […]

Car Hire Brisbane Airport

Car Hire Brisbane Airport

Car Hire Brisbane Airport When planning a trip to Brisbane, located in Queensland  – commonly known as the Sunshine State you will be surprised at the amount of things to see and do along with the many fine restaurants, cafes and bars. Brisbane is situated along the Brisbane River and is a short 10 – […]

4 Tips For First-Time Brisbane Truck Drivers

4 Tips For First-Time Brisbane Truck Drivers

4 Tips For First-Time Brisbane Truck Drivers   So, you are planning on hiring and driving a truck for the first time and are feeling a bit nervous. Here are 4 tips for first time Brisbane truck drivers that will make you more comfortable in the drivers seat: Tip 1. Rent a truck from a […]

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The best way to discover Fraser Island – the biggest sand island in the world.

The best way to discover Fraser Island – the biggest sand island in the world. The island is full of ship wrecks just waiting to be explored or you can go for a swim in one of the clear freshwater lakes, explore the wide open beaches – and the best way to do this is […]

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4 Tips for choosing the right Brisbane mini-van rental for an event

4 Tips for choosing the right Brisbane mini-van rental for an event So, you’ve been asked to arrange mini-van rental for guests attending a Brisbane event. Unfortunately, you aren’t mechanically minded so you don’t know where to start. Here’s 4 tips to help you make the right choice of Brisbane mini-van rental. Tip 1. Confirm […]

Romantic Getaways In Queensland

Romantic Getaways In Queensland

Romantic Getaways in Queensland So, you’re planning a trip to Queensland and you’re thinking of popping the question. Here are our tips for idyllic Queensland getaways that are sure to end in “I do”! Hire a sports car If you want to really want to impress your plus one on a Queensland romantic getaway then […]

Get off the beaten track in Queensland with 4WD hire

Get off the beaten track in Queensland with 4WD hire

Get off the beaten track in Queensland with 4WD hire There’s nothing better than getting off the beaten track and waking up surrounded by the beauty of nature to the sounds of local birdlife. Queensland is an ideal choice to experience nature at its finest with its breathtaking blend of lush sub-tropical rainforests and picture-perfect […]

Trucks for moving in Brisbane

Trucks for moving in Brisbane

Trucks for moving in Brisbane Moving house can be a very expensive time as it is, so if you’re the type of person that would rather get in and do the job yourself instead of paying a removalist – consider truck hire. The most affordable trucks for moving in Brisbane. Hiring a truck to move […]

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Bus hire for team trips to Oz Tag

Bus hire for team trips to Oz Tag December is always a very busy time of year for absolutely everyone, with events and celebrations for the silly season. Before we know it, January 2017 will be upon us, and if you’re part of a Queensland Oz Tag team – the next tournament is certainly going […]

Surf Life Saving carnivals vehicle hire

Surf Life Saving carnivals vehicle hire

Surf Life Saving carnivals vehicle hire The summer of surf has commenced for Surf Life Saving Queensland, which means there are plenty of board riding events and surf lifesaving carnivals happening around the Gold and Sunshine Coasts. If you have a family member competing in one of the events, or you’re an avid spectator when […]

Getting around at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Getting around at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Getting Around At The 2018 Commonwealth Games From 4-15 April 2018 over thousands of athletes from 70 nations and territories will be battling it out in elite sporting events for 11-days on the Gold Coast. Tickets prices have recently been revealed for the Games and they’re extremely affordable and accessible – at as little as […]

Tips for driving in the Gold Coast hinterland

Tips for driving in the Gold Coast hinterland

Tips for driving in the Gold Coast hinterland Exploring the Gold Coast is a must-do activity when you visit the area. Check out our top 5 tips for driving in the Gold Coast Hinterland below. Whether you’re seeking out a gorgeous lookout point for a picnic, or looking to discover the enchanting rainforests and waterfalls within […]

Brisbane trip ideas

Brisbane trip ideas

Brisbane trip ideas Whether you’re visiting for a couple of days or a whole week – Brisbane has plenty of things to do no matter what your interests are. You will need to hire a rental car Brisbane from Andy’s Auto Rentals. Check out our top Brisbane trip ideas below. If you love shopping head […]

Why holiday on the Gold Coast

Why holiday on the Gold Coast

Why holiday on the Gold Coast The Gold Coast has everything you need for a holiday no matter what your interests are. It’s not only the theme park capital and home to the best beaches in Australia, but it also boasts enchanting rainforests and waterfalls in the hinterland and a thriving dining and events scene […]

Seniors discount on car hire

Seniors discount on car hire

Seniors Discount On Car Hire At last your golden years are here and you can finally start to work through your bucket list of places to travel in Australia! No doubt the Gold Coast or Brisbane are high up there – if not both. There are so many amazing things to discover in the city […]

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Van hire – the perfect solution

Van hire – the perfect solution When considering a van, remember that It’s not as big and clunky as a truck, so it’s easy to drive around like a car but has all the extra room you need. Hiring a van makes it easy to pull in and out of driveways and narrow streets – […]

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Group outings worth getting a bus for

Group outings worth getting a bus for Whether it’s for a buck’s weekend, an outing with the extended family or a group of friends wanting to explore new places all together – there are loads of great outings worth renting a bus for. Here are a few times where hiring a bus from Andy’s Auto […]

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Ford Mustang joins our fleet

Ford Mustang Joins Our Fleet Andy’s Auto Rentals have an excellent selection of sports cars and convertibles for hire – and they can all be picked up from our Brisbane, Logan and Gold Coast depots. Our fleet of prestige rentals includes the Mini Cooper, VW Golf, BMW 220i – and the newest addition – the […]

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Theme Parks and thrills galore – harder to get to than you think

Theme Parks and thrills galore – harder to get to than you think Australia’s most popular theme parks continually lure families, thrill seekers and the young at heart to the Gold Coast – and for good reason. However, if you are taking a trip to the Gold Coast and the theme parks are on the […]

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Cheap Car Rentals, We’re right where you need us

Cheap Car Rentals – We’re Right Where You Need Us More often than not, you’ll hire a car when you’re travelling – right? It’s usually when you’ve just flown in, landed at the airport, and you need your next mode of transport to get from place to place while you’re in a new city. And […]

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Is a trailer what you need?

Is a trailer what you need? If your car isn’t big enough to move a large load – is a trailer really what you need? Most people would head down to the local service station and hire a box trailer for the weekend without any hesitation. But despite how easy it is to pick up […]

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Take the hassle away from business trips

Take the hassle away from business trips While the concept of travelling for business always seems exciting at first, the truth of the matter is it can certainly be a challenge at the best of times. Andy’s can help with your business car hire. When you start to become a jet-setter landing in new cities […]

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Choosing the right truck for your needs

Choosing the right truck for your needs If you’re looking for a cheap rental truck to use for a day or two, but you’re not sure what you’re looking for and whether you’d be licensed to drive it – you’ve come to the right place. Here we’ll run through everything you need to know about […]

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5 short drives from Brisbane

5 Short Drives From Brisbane If you’re Brisbane bound and flying into the airport, don’t restrict your options and rely on public transport within the city. With an affordable hire car from Andy’s Auto Rentals, you can get out of the city and see the best sights of southeast Queensland at your leisure. Here are […]

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Book the perfect formal car before it’s too late  

Book The Perfect Formal Car Before It’s Too Late   It may still seem like a while away yet, but school formals will be here before you know it. With so many formals scheduled around the Gold Coast, Logan and Brisbane areas at the same time – it’s important to book in advance for the […]

Getting the right vehicle for your next family holiday

Getting the right vehicle for your next family holiday

Getting the right vehicle for your next family holiday As much as holidays should be relaxing, all mums and dads will know that actually organising the family holiday can be more stressful than not. What’s more – if you’re a family of eight – holidays are certainly no mean feat! Fortunately, there are reliable and […]

List of things to do when moving house

List of things to do when moving house

List of things to do when moving house Between packing up all of your belongings and remembering to change your address with all the right organisations, moving places can be a very busy time. Because we understand just how stressful this can all be, we’ve created a check list of key places you’ll probably need […]

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The ultimate work ute back-up plan

The ultimate work ute back-up plan If your work ute has broken down or it’s at the mechanics getting repaired, there’s no need to worry about missing out on jobs while your car is out of action. Simply give us a call and we’ll make sure you don’t lose out on any work. Andy’s Auto […]

Five scenic drives on the Gold Coast

Five scenic drives on the Gold Coast

Five scenic drives on the Gold Coast Planning a trip to the Gold Coast? If you’re flying in to the airport, your best option is to hire a car so you can travel at your own pace and see the sights. Here are five scenic drives on the Gold Coast worth hiring a car for: […]