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Young, the largest town in the New South Wales Hilltops Region, is rich in history from Australia’s gold rush. Let VroomVroomVroom make searching, comparing, and booking a hire car in Young easy.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Young

Available car typesCompact, Standard, Fullsize
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Car rental suppliersHertz

Depots in Young

Enjoy your time in Young with a hire car, perfect for a quiet drive or an exciting adventure. Here's where you can collect yours:

Hertz logo98 Lovell Street, Young 2594
8:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.

Frequently Asked Questions about Car Hire in Young

Can I pick up a car hire in Young and drop off in another location?

Of course. When booking your car, choose the destination you’d like to drop off at, though keep in mind your supplier may charge a one-way fee.

When is the best time to rent a car in Young?

The best time to rent a car in Young is from late October to January when cherry picking season is in full swing. If you’re in town in December you can join in the fun at the National Cherry Festival.

What is the nearest capital city to Young?

Young is an approximately two-hour drive to Canberra or four-hours to Sydney via Goulburn.

Our Guide To Visiting Young

Around a two-hour drive from Canberra, Young is considered the Cherry Capital of Australia, hosting the annual National Cherry Festival. This country town is also home to award-winning coffee, homestyle restaurants, and steeped in history from Australia’s gold rush era. Here are some of our favourite experiences in and around Young:

Attractions | Accommodation


Martin’s Orchard

Address: 243 Pine Road, Kingsvale 2587

A fourth-generation farm, Martin’s Cherries kicks into full operation from November to March; prime fruit-picking season in the Southern Highlands. Be sure to pick up some homemade pies, jams, chutneys, and dried prunes to take home.

Touts Lookout

Address: Scenic Road, Monteagle 2594

Enjoy a panoramic view of the Hilltops Region from Touts Lookout just outside Young. Visit during the Canola season (early April to mid-May) for a colourful view across the plains.

Young Heritage Walks

Address: Lovell Street, Young 2594

Young is steeped in history, and joining a Young Heritage Walk is one of the best ways to learn more about this regional centre and some of its most noteworthy landmarks. There are two self-directed heritage walks starting from the Young Visitor Information Centre. Learn about the town’s journey, from its beginning on the Lambing Flat goldfields to its current thriving rural setting.

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Cherry Blossom Motel

Address: 19 Zouch St, Young 2594

The Cherry Blossom Motel offers 30 rooms within walking distance to Young’s main street, which features plenty of boutiques, cafes, and more to explore. Rooms feature ironing facilities, WiFi, and tea and coffee facilities.

Great Eastern Hotel Motel

Address: 105 Boorowa St, Young 2594

The Great Eastern Hotel Motel offers basic accommodation in the heart of Young. The hotel motel has a total of 11 rooms, six of which include a private ensuite, TV, air-conditioning, fridge, kettle, and toaster.

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