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Kate Trumbull

A simpler way to distinguish wear and tear from damage

While your car’s out living a useful life, it may get some wear and tear along the way. Under the Car Next Door community rules, wear and tear is treated differently from damage. It’s not covered under the insurance policy (just as it wouldn’t be under your

Kate Trumbull
Shared tools - delivered to your door with Car Next Door

Shared tools - delivered to your door with Car Next Door

Brunswick Tool library volunteers are keeping local people DIY'ing during the COVID-19 crisis by delivering shared tools using local Car Next Door members' shared vans. Check out what they've been making!

Kate Trumbull
The insurance implications of lending your car to your friends

The insurance implications of lending your car to your friends

What is and isn't covered by insurance when you lend your car to a friend?

Kate Trumbull
How Anita turned her car into a whole fleet of cars

How Anita turned her car into a whole fleet of cars

Renting her car out gave Anita access to a whole fleet of cars, vans and utes.

Kate Trumbull
Finding your perfect Car Next Door match

Finding your perfect Car Next Door match

Whatever it is you need to get done, there’s a local car that’s up for the job. Because Car Next Door cars belong to real people, they’re equipped with everything real people need. Follow these simple steps to find your perfect match.

Kate Trumbull
Meet two Melbourne neighbours who share one car

Meet two Melbourne neighbours who share one car

Meet Alissa and Maree - they’re neighbours in St Kilda, Melbourne. Alissa doesn’t use her car during the week, and that’s when Maree often needs to drive to get to meetings across Melbourne. They share a car through the Car Next Door platform.

Kate Trumbull
Rent To Own Cars - Read This Before You Sign Anything!

Rent To Own Cars - Read This Before You Sign Anything!

No-deposit and “rent to own” car leasing interest charges are much higher than you would normally pay on car finance. You can end up spending a lot more for a car that is also going to lose value over the lease period. Now there are better options.

Kate Trumbull
Best Sydney dog walks, dog-friendly pubs and dog day-care

Best Sydney dog walks, dog-friendly pubs and dog day-care

Looking for new adventures with your best friend? Check out Sydney's best pubs, daycare, cafes, beaches and walks to share with your dog.

Kate Trumbull