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If you are planning to make that great escape from Brisbane or Gold Coast, or if you are a tourist wanting to reincarnate the beach bum inside you, why not rent a car from one of our leading suppliers and drive comfortably to Sunshine Coast?

Nothing could be more romantic than driving leisurely with that special person, and leisurely driving means not having to worry about your safety and security, just driving your rental car with comfort and knowing you are taken care of.

Why rent a car through us

At VroomVroomVroom, we make booking a car hire easy, so there are no excuses for not securing a great and reliable car hire in Sunshine Coast. We provide a list of car rental deals from the top suppliers and their depot addresses in the lower left hand bar, so you can easily choose where is the most convenient place for you to collect your car.

  • No Cancellation Fees, feel safe in knowing that if your plans change, you will not be charged.
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Don't delay, book your cheap car hire in Sunshine Coast today! It is always best to book ahead, no matter where you are picking up from. The best thing about our site is we do not ever hide fees. All fees are displayed in the Terms and Conditions, and a link to the T&C is added in your confirmation email, as well as in your reminder email. Contact us today if you have questions.

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Explore the charm of this stunning region at your own pace

The Sunshine Coast is a tourist region in Queensland, about 75 minutes north of Brisbane, located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean. Its population of about 270,000 means that it grabs the 9th spot in Australia's largest metropolitan areas.

If you are in search for an alternative beach holiday destination or want to escape the crowd on the Gold Coast, then the Sunshine Coast is the place to be. Still fairly untouched in terms of major developments, you can enjoy the city more by booking a car rental. Since the city is bordered by unbroken beaches, you can expect many breathtaking scenery as you travel by car or campervan.

VroomVroomVroom can provide you the perfect car hire Sunshine Coast deal! We can help you find a vehicle that fits your budget and preference. You can also book a campervan hire through us. To make your holiday or business trip more memorable, we have come up with a list of things to do, accommodation, and dining options so you won't have a hard time choosing where to go, stay or eat.

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Adventure Sports Kitesurf Australia

01_location.pngAddress: Shop 6A, 203 Gympie Tce, Noosaville QLD 4566

Adventure Sports Kitesurf Noosa

A trip to the Sunshine Coast won't be complete without heading to the beach. One of the most popular activities in the area is kitesurfing and you can learn that by taking up the lessons offered by Adventure Sports. They are the only approved kitesurfing school in Noosa and you are assured of learning from the best since all of their instructors are IKO certified. Experienced kitesurfers, on the other hand, can hire a great range of equipment from Adventure Sports. 


Ikatan Day Spa Noosa

01_location.pngAddress: 46 Grays Road, Doonan QLD 4562

 Day Spa Noosa

Ikatan is Sunshine Coast's premiere Day Spa destination. It is just a short drive away from the airport and Mooloolaba, and a few minutes away from Noosa, Coolum, Peregian Beach, and Sunshine Beach. Ikatan Spa is nestled in a private oasis not like other day spas that are situated in a hotel or resort. After a long day of touring and sightseeing, take time to pamper yourself with a luxury spa treatment followed by a glass of champagne or a pot of delicious tea. 

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Maleny Cheese Café & Cheesery

01_location.pngAddress: 1 Clifford Street, Maleny QLD 4552

Maleny Cheese

For a unique dining experience, visit Maleny Cheese Café & Cheesery where you can sample various cheese-specialty dishes and learn how to make dairy products. The café features panoramic windows where you can get a glimpse of the production floor. You can also watch a short video that takes you from the paddock to the plate. Enjoy free cheese and yoghurt tastings as well as take-away cheese platters everyday.


Thomas Corner Eatery

01_location.pngAddress: 1 / 201 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville QLD 4566

Noosa restaurant

If you're in search for great food, relaxing ambiance and amazing views, then Thomas Corner Eatery is the place to be. They offer casual style dining everyday with an impressive menu prepared by celebrity chef David Rayner. He developed a new menu that features fresh ingredients and local produce. The eatery also has an extensive list of wines and cocktails.


Caloundra RSL

01_location.pngAddress: 19 West Terrace, Caloundra, QLD 4551

The award-winning venue with multiple clubs, entertainment and restaurants provides world-class enjoyment on the Sunshine Coast. Choose from their four restaurants: Aura Ocean To Plate, Viva, Clearwater Café, and Aura – Training Restaurant. Apart from their superb dining options, they also have four bars to choose from: Miss Ruby, Raw Health Bar, Indulge Espresso Bar, and Sports Bar.

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Spinnaker Quays

01_location.pngAddress: 6/101-105 Parkyn Parade, 4557, Mooloolaba, QLD

Spinnaker Quays is known for its quiet surrounding and convenient location. It is situated between the Mooloolaba Beach and Mooloolah River and has easy access to The Surf Club, The Bowls Club as well as a number of boutiques and coffee shops. Spinnaker Quays' lovely accommodation is perfect for families and group of friends travelling to the Sunshine Coast. They have three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments as well as one and two-bedroom apartments. 

Beachside Resort Kawana

01_location.pngAddress: 101 Pacific Boulevard, Buddina Beach, Kawana Waters, QLD 4575
Situated right in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, Beachside Resort Kawana is quite popular among tourists and locals because of its accessibility and world-class facilities. It is just a stone's throw away from the pristine Buddina beach and five minutes by car rental from Mooloolaba. They offer one to three-bedroom apartments and a luxurious ocean-view penthouse apartment. Take advantage of their swimming pool, spa, sauna, gymnasium, and free Wi-Fi. 

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01_location.pngAustralia Zoo, dubbed as The Home of the Crocodile Hunter, is a 100 acres zoo owned by Terri Irwin, the widow of Steve Irwin. Visit the zoo which was opened on a small area in Sunshine Coast by his parents in the 70's and developed through the years. As a child, Steve Irwin loved to help with the reptiles and crocodiles, hence the job he eventually had. The zoo contains over 100 species of animals and birds and some beautiful permanent exhibitions that you should not miss: The Crocoseum, Elephantasia and Rainforest Aviary.

01_location.pngBellingham Maze is a huge attraction from Sunshine Coast, suitable for both children and adults. Discover the huge maze located in Sunshine Coast which is not only lovely for long romantic walks, but also for team buildings, picnics or outdoor coffee breaks. The attraction also has two mini-golf courses which were recently built. Another fun thing to do in this place is bird watching as the maze houses approximately 100 species of birds.

01_location.pngExperience Bicentennial National Trail which is the longest marked walk track in the world. It has more than 5000 kilometers long and on the part passing Sunshine Coast, you can admire the trails of the early pioneers. On the Sunshine Coast side of the trail you can also catch a side of the typical flora and fauna of this part of Australia.

01_location.pngGolden beaches is an attraction of the Sunshine Coast that must be experienced with the convenience of a car. With kilometers of coastline, you can definitely catch a wave or two and soak up some sun. Although to the locals, the water is considered cold in the winter months, tourists from all over the world swim all year round.

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Top depots in Sunshine Coast
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