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How to Find the Best Car Loan in Australia

October 30, 2019

It’s exciting to buy a new car, particularly when it’s your dream car. But finding the best price is just half the battle; you need to find the best car loan to finance the purchase.

Whether it’s a secured or an unsecured loan, you’ll need to sift through plenty of options to find the best rate. Secured car loans tend to have rates of 5% to 10% p.a., and your car is used to guarantee the loan. Unsecured loans have … Read more

Popular Daytrips Outside of Hobart

February 01, 2017

Hobart may be a tourist hotspot in Tasmania, but there is so much more to explore beyond the city limits.

One of the great things about Tasmania is that you can practically drive anywhere in a day. Hobart is on the southeast side of the tiny Australian state, and has all the luxuries you’d expect from a capital city, making it a great place to base yourself while seeing the best of Tassie.

Whether you want some cultural history, beautiful … Read more

Things every car owner should know about their vehicle

March 22, 2015

There’s nothing quite like getting the keys to a shiny new car – whether it’s straight off the showroom floor or comes via a previous owner. While it’s easy to get caught up in the fun and excitement of having a new vehicle, there’s a whole range of things that you need to know to make sure it runs as smoothly as possible for years to come.

Generally you’ll figure out most obvious things – such as dashboard configuration, mirror … Read more

Top destinations you can travel to by car (in Australia)

February 28, 2015

With sweeping red and gold plains, lush green hills and stunning beach vistas, Australia is ideal for driving adventures. The distance between major cities and tourist destinations has also made driving one of the most popular ways to travel – for both visitors and locals.

Around 53 million driving holidays are taken in Australia every year, with Australians choosing to take trips by road 70% of the time. When it comes to international visitors, around a quarter take driving holidays … Read more