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Day trip ideas

If you're looking for inspiration and ideas for day trips away from the city, you're in the right place. Whether you're in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane, you'll find heaps of ideas in the articles below. We regularly get contributions from car borrowers just like you - so you can be sure to find some tips you won't see elsewhere online.

Best hikes near Brisbane

Best hikes near Brisbane

Now that Summer is coming to a close, the weather has begun to cool enough for us to dust off those walking boots in the back of our cupboards and start planning our next weekend hikes. After long days spent at the beach or relaxing by the pool, it can

Shannon Barker
Best hikes near Melbourne

Best hikes near Melbourne

There are obvious reasons hiking is such a popular weekend activity. Not only is it a great form of exercise, hiking and walking have been shown to lower anxiety, stress and depression. Fresh air and endorphins help lift our moods and clear our minds. It’s also worth mentioning that

Shannon Barker
Best hikes in and around Sydney

Best hikes in and around Sydney

Beautiful beaches, good weather and a stunning harbour: Sydneysiders are truly blessed in their part of the world. They also happen to be surrounded on all sides by national parks. And not just any national parks – these are some best in Australia. We’ve created a list of some of

Shannon Barker
Best day trips from Brisbane

Best day trips from Brisbane

What better way to spend the summer holidays than exploring what the Sunshine State has on offer? While many Queenslanders would usually be getting ready to pack their bags for an overseas trip this time of year, we are here to remind you that a little piece of paradise is

Shannon Barker
Best Day Trips from Sydney

Best Day Trips from Sydney

Now more than ever before we have begun to look inward - not just at ourselves, but at our place in the world. For many of us, our worlds have become just that little bit smaller. This also includes our list of travel destinations. With overseas travel taking a backseat

Sam Ficek
Best Day Trips from Melbourne - Post Lockdown

Best Day Trips from Melbourne - Post Lockdown

The appreciation we have at the moment for the great outdoors and the positive effect it can have on our mental and physical health is greater than it has ever been. In Japan this nature therapy is called Shinrin-Yoku or ‘Tree Bathing’. Clean fresh air, sunlight and greenery: these are

Sam Ficek
Great Queensland Road Trips for a Post-Iso Escape

Great Queensland Road Trips for a Post-Iso Escape

If you’ve been dreaming about spending a day doing whatever you like when restrictions lift, or planning the ultimate romantic, chilled-out, weekend getaway, you’re not alone. And with restrictions starting to ease across Queensland, it’s time to make those dreams a reality. We’ve put together some

Sam Ficek
Great NSW Getaways For Shaking Off The Iso Blues

Great NSW Getaways For Shaking Off The Iso Blues

From June 1, holiday travel restrictions are being lifted in NSW. Yep, you can go on a holiday! Most of us love chill time on the couch, but with restrictions easing, we’re all feeling like we’ve earned a getaway from binge-watching Netflix. We’ve put together some great

Sam Ficek