The Gold Coast is famous for its 57 kilometres of white sandy beaches, multiple theme parks and ancient rainforests. From the busy Cavill Avenue in Surfers Paradise to the relaxed Tallebudgera Creek, there is something for everyone on the Gold Coast. Planning to visit the Gold Coast and need to hire a car? Apollo Car Rentals is located at the Gold Coast Airport in Coolangatta, which makes renting a car simple when arriving by plane.
Once you arrive on the Gold Coast by plane at the Gold Coast Airport (OOL), simply visit the branch on the Gold Coast Highway and pick up your vehicle. From there we assure you will be hitting the open road exploring the Gold Coast in no time!
Car Hire Tips for the Gold Coast:
The Gold Coast is known to get quite busy during school holiday periods. If you’re planning on visiting the Gold Coast during this period, we recommend booking in advance.
Street parking is widely available around the Gold Coast, with prices advertised on street signage. Make sure to check whether you need to pay before leaving your car unattended as this is highly monitored.
Throughout the Gold Coast the speed limit is usually 50km/h and 100km/h. It’s important to stay aware of the local speed limits and road conditions.
Things to Do & See in the Gold Coast:
Warner Brothers Movie World
Take on world class rides, attractions and shows and meet some of your favourite stars at Movie World! With the Southern Hemisphere’s tallest, longest and fastest HyperCoaster alongside 30+ attractions, you are guaranteed to have an adventure filled day.
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Discover the wonder and natural beauty of 27 hectares of Currumbin rainforest at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Whether you’re happy wandering through open animal enclosures, or prefer to get up close with the animals by feeding kangaroos and cuddling koalas along the way, it’s a great place for both children and adults.
Take on Australia's highest external building climb on the SkyPoint Climb. This open-air adventure is atop one of Queensland's most recognised landmarks, the iconic Q1 Resort Building. Choose from four different awe-inspiring climbs; sunrise, day, twilight, and night.