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Start Your Queensland Journey in Bundaberg With a Car Hire

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VroomVroomVroom can help you compare rates from major suppliers if you need to rent a car in Bundaberg. ​Experience the city in your rental car and see some of its top attractions. Simply fill in the search form above with complete information to find your ideal rental car.

Rent a car in Bundaberg City which was founded in 1867, although the location was given the official status of a town only in 1902, becoming a city in 1913. Bundaberg's name was said to be an artificial combination of “bunda” (a Kabi aboriginal word which means “important man”) and “berg” (a German term which means “mountain”). The city is locally known as “Bundy”.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Bundaberg

Available car types​Mini, Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Rental depots​5
Car rental suppliersAvis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty​

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​Driving Tips in Bundaberg

Bundaberg is a city located in the Bundaberg Region in Queensland, Australia. Driving time is about 4 hours to reach Brisbane via Bruce Highway/A1 and M1. It is also a major centre in Queensland's Wide Bay-Burnett Region.

Tourism is one of the most important industries in Bundaberg, being an amazing location to plan a trip with a rental car, due to the beaches, the spectacular parks and the numerous famous tourist attractions.

Top Attractions in Bundaberg

The Whaling Wall is one of Bundaberg's most famous features. It is a huge, multi-storey, mural, painted on the side of the city's only real high-rise building (located on Bourbong Street). It was painted in 1990 by Robert Wyland, an international marine artist. It was his 23rd mural project but it was his first project in the southern hemisphere. And for the record, the painting of the mural consumed about 1000 liters of paint!
The Bundaberg Botanical Gardens are located in the northern area of Bundaberg (on Mt. Perry Road ). In the Gardens, you'll see radiant water lilies along the lagoon and wooden walkways. This beautiful place attracts more than 100 species of birds and provides a serene spot for a relaxing afternoon or a peaceful lunch. During Sundays, rides on the steam-powered Australian Sugar Cane Railways are available for children.

The Botanical Gardens is also a home to some comprehensive museums. And the prize rose in this garden is Hinkler House owned by Bert Hinkler . His English home was brick by brick transported from Southampton , England , back to Bundaberg in 1983. Presently, his house —now an aviation museum— stands proudly while overlooking the lagoons of the Garden.

The Bundaberg Botanical Garden is one of the most popular locations in the city. Here you can discover numerous exotic plants that are featured here. The Bundaberg Botanical Garden also hosts the Bundaberg & District Historical Museum , where visitors with an interest in history can be fascinated by the stories of the most famous pioneers of the country.

Alexandra Park is one of the most popular Bundaberg locations for children due to its free zoo. In fact, Bundaberg city has numerous parks, which extend on more than 500 hectares that include things like playgrounds and a stunning waterfront. Visiting the Alexandra Park which was first opened to the public in 1910 will definately be worth your time.

Moore Park is located in the north of Bundaberg. Moore Park is formed on about 20 km of sandy beach. The numerous beaches in this city, offer many options for all tourists with rental cars to relax and enjoy outdoor activities.

Visit Hinkler Hall of Aviation is a historical aviation museum that exhibits numerous flight simulators and aircraft models. The Hinkler Hall of Aviation opened to the public in December 2008 and is a memorable experience.

Baldwin Swamp Environmental Park is a location in which tourists with rental cars will be able to see amazing species of birds and wildlife. In fact, here tourists can visit some unique species, including the eucalypt forest.

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