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Weekend trip ideas

Looking to get out of the city for a weekend trip away? We've got some unique and exciting trip ideas, gathered from our community of like-minded car borrowers.

Australia's best hidden gems

Australia's best hidden gems

Want to explore Australia beyond the Sydney Opera House and Melbourne laneways? Try one of these underrated adventures.

Shannon Barker
Travel boom as regional travel restrictions come to an end

Travel boom as regional travel restrictions come to an end

As of 1 November, travel restrictions to regional NSW have come to an end for vaccinated Aussies. Holiday accommodation and car rental services such as Car Next Door are seeing a boom in demand as interest in regional travel peaks.

Jessica Pilon-Summons
How to have a long weekend on a short budget

How to have a long weekend on a short budget

Long weekend getaway ideas - have a great short break on a budget with these creative, low-cost ideas.

Shannon Barker
Adelaide festivals not to miss in 2022

Adelaide festivals not to miss in 2022

Four festivals that will put Adelaide on your must-visit list in 2022.

Jessica Pilon-Summons
How this family saved $2061 on car rental for their Queensland holiday

How this family saved $2061 on car rental for their Queensland holiday

Could the national hire car shortage ruin your holiday?

Jessica Pilon-Summons
Epic drives from Melbourne

Epic drives from Melbourne

What comes to mind when you think of a dream road trip? Maybe you think of beaches, scenic drives, mountain ranges, winding your way through rainforests or wide open fields. What if we told you that you could have all of this and more when road tripping from Melbourne? Victoria

Shannon Barker
Best hikes near Adelaide

Best hikes near Adelaide

South Australia is renowned for its natural beauty and sweeping landscapes. As we enter the cooler months, there has never been a better time to dust off your walking boots and explore by foot.

Jessica Pilon-Summons
The best places to camp near Adelaide

The best places to camp near Adelaide

South Australia boasts some of the most spectacular countryside and coastlines in Australia. If you need more of an argument to get out of the city and save money on hotel bookings this summer, we’re taking you on a tour of the best camp spots near Adelaide. So kick

Shannon Barker