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Heading to Wollongong ? We can help you find a reliable and cheap car hire in Wollongong for your next holiday!  Take advantage of our suppliers' excellent car hire deals and enjoy a worry-free, fun-filled holiday. Avis, Budget,Thrifty and Europcar have pick up and return depots at Flinders Street while Hertz is at Princess Highway. Did you know that Hertz currently have a "Mystery Car" promo? Book the cheapest car rental in selected locations and who knows you may be one of the lucky drivers of a Mercedes or a Lexus!

Enjoy feast of fab activities and attractions in Wollonggong

Wollongong is just an hour car hire drive from Sydney Airport so it is recommended that you book a car hire to avoid being late for your flight out. With a car hire to take you from point A to point B, you can definitely manage your own time and travel at your own pace. Just make sure you keep to the speed limit. 

Traffic condition in Wollongong isn't bad after all, unless there are accidents. Remember to find a petrol station and fill up the tank to avoid being charged at a much higher price for petrol.

You may select which depot is best for you to pick up your car hire in Wollongong. We have several pick up locations perfectly placed in and near Wollongong for your convenience. Check out our Price Promise page to get more information on how to secure the lowest rates.

For all questions regarding your car hire needs, contact us and we will be delighted to supply you with accurate information. Our customer care experts are ready to help you and satisfy all your car hire needs. 

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Wollongong Travel Guide

Where in the world can you hang glide, skydive, paddleboard or surf, and go for a mad biplane experience all in one place? Only in Wollongong!

Wollongong is packed with fabulous activities and tremendous attractions to satisfy any and all lifestyles. To make sure you never miss a beat, a Wollongong car hire is the perfect way to explore throughout the area and will definitely keep you on top of the fun.

Wollongong City, in the state of New South Wales, Australia, is only an hour drive south of Sydney. Wollongong has a population of 292,190 residents, making it the third largest city in New South Wales after Sydney and Newcastle, and the 10th largest city in Australia.

Modern, fascinating and beautifully intense, you're sure to have a memorable time in Wollongong as it's filled with a wide variety of affordable accommodations such as hotels, bed & breakfasts, apartments, cabins, hostels and camping options. In addition, there are adrenaline-pumping activities to do in and around Wollongong such as skydiving onto the beach, hang-gliding or paragliding. Furthermore, having a car hire in Wollongong means you can tour venues which are also quite lavish: funky coffee shops, takeaways and numerous kinds of restaurants that come with a generous offer for all the taste-buds.

Enjoy all that this wonderful city has in store for you in your rental car, from the breathtaking landscapes to the superb beaches to the wonderful architectural wonders down to the beautiful people. Truly, there are notable opportunities for adventure activities in and around Wollongong. So wait no more and get ready to have a wonderful time in your Wollongong car hire.

Meanwhile, if you are still planning your travel itinerary, we at VroomVroomVroom have come up with a few awesome things that you can do and places where you can eat or visit during your Wollongong adventure. Check it out below!

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Alternative Fitness

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car hire wollongong - Alternative Fitness

Bringing fitness and leisure together, are you ready to have fun and get fit? Alternative Fitness offers innovative exercise classes based around fun activities, such as trampoline fitness & Stand Up Paddle-SUP fitness, Pilates on paddle boards in Wollongong's beautiful harbour.


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Car hire Wollongong - Hangglide Oz

Discover how effortless it is to fly as HangglideOZ provides the sudden excitement of tandem hang gliding from world-famous Bald Hill in Stanwell Park and Hill 60 in Wollongong.  With more than 33 years of experience, Australia's most experienced Chief Flying instructor Tony, Armstrong and his team of instructors will assure your first time hang gliding is secure and unforgettable.


The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant

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Car hire Wollongong - The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant

Voted as Australia's Favourite in the LifeStyle FOOD Channel I Love FOOD AWARDS (overall winner) and national winner for four consecutive years, the Lagoon Seafood Restaurant features a premier dining experience and a world class a la carte menu.

Located on the beautiful beach, you can now enjoy the freshest seafood, including king prawns, local lobsters, Queensland mud crabs, Sydney rock oysters, local fish and scampi from the deep oceans of Western Australia, as well as the finest grain fed beef and poultry. Either you can choose to sit on the alfresco terrace, enjoy the fresh air and the lapping of the waves under Norfolk Pines or just sit inside and simply adore the beautiful view and the romantic atmosphere. Or perhaps, you might want to take a drink in the New York style Lounge Bar where the drinks list is broad with tempting cocktails, outstanding wines from all regions of Australia and an International Beer List.

In the end, whatever the function, you can be assured that you will have your money's worth with the highest quality food, exceptional service, and you will be amongst the many who will come back again.

Explore more of Wollongong by visiting some of the attractions listed below:

Illawarra Fly Treetop Walk is located at a distance less than two hours car hire drive from Wollongong City and Sydney and is one of newest attractions in the area. Its wonderful landscapes nested in the temperate rainforest, the beaten tracks that curve around the forest take you along the picturesque Illawarra cliff. Up there, you are exposed to a breathtaking landscape. The facilities here are diverse: coffee shops, souvenir shops and courtesy cars for the mobility impaired.

Wollongong City Gallery is known for its excellence in fine arts. Visit the Gallery in a car hire which is one of the largest in Australia, being an integrated part of the cultural heritage of the area. The exhibitions here are mind-challenging and innovative. It is the perfect place where you can enjoy a cultural afternoon.

Considered as the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere, Nan Tien, which means 'Southern Paradise' in Chinese, has turned into a new place for local and international tourists and also serves as a significant cultural centre connecting different cultures. Situated in a solemn, serene environment, overlooking Mount Keira and Mount Kembla, Nan Tien Temple is now an awesome place to visit in Wollongong.

Move your car hire and experience Festivals and Cultural Events in Wollongong City. Due to its rich multicultural history, Wollongong City is home to many amazing and colorful events, such as festivals and cultural events. One of the most interesting events that takes place in Wollongong City every year, is the Viva la Gong Festival, where the activities consist of concert recitals, musical shows, food fairs and parades.

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Top depots in Wollongong
  • Budget Wollongong Car RentalBudget Wollongong - 49 Flinders Street, Wollongong, NSW. 2500
  • Hertz Wollongong Car RentalHertz Wollongong - 173 Princes Highway, Unanderra, Wollongong., NSW. 2526
  • Avis Wollongong Car RentalAvis Wollongong - 47 Flinders Street, Wollongong, NSW. 2500
  • Thrifty Wollongong Car RentalThrifty Wollongong - 25 Flinders Street, Wollongong, NSW. 2500
  • Europcar Wollongong Car RentalEuropcar Wollongong - 5 Industrial Road, Oak Flats, NSW. 2529
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