330 Nudgee Road Hendra
Despite Brisbane being the third largest city in Australia, the capital of the ‘Sunshine State’ offers tourists a more laid-back atmosphere compared to the bustling hives of the more established Sydney and Melbourne. For those after a relaxed vacation destination that offers an eclectic mix of nature, culture, cuisine and history; ‘Brissie’ (as the locals call it) is the city for you.
Our Brisbane Airport branch is located at 330 Nudgee Road Hendra, on the corner of Nudgee Road and Gerler Road, and is a 9-minute drive from International and Domestic terminals.
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All our vehicles go through a rigorous, multi-step cleaning process for each rental, ensuring all areas of the vehicles are cleaned and with extra attention paid to frequented used areas of the vehicle.
Warm and inviting - much like the weather - Brisbane is full of things to do no matter where you’re situated within the city. After you’ve picked up your Ace rental car from our Brisbane Airport location, it’s time to set off and discover the lively capital of the Sunshine State. Our airport branch is only a 20-minute drive from the Central Business District of Brisbane, so it’s easy to access the top attractions, landmarks and sights once you start your engine!
Here, you’ll find our top destinations to visit in Brisbane for a truly fun-filled, memorable trip:
Read on to find out more about each destination, including where to park for the easiest access.
One of the most iconic spots in all of Brisbane, the South Bank Parklands is a lush, green strip of activity along the Brisbane Riverbank, with heaps to do for those travelling solo or in a group. Park your rental car in the underground car park, and make your way along the waterfront. Enjoy the sights of the city and its surroundings with a ride on the Wheel of Brisbane. Let the beautiful views take your breath away and forget about the rest of the world for a little while as you rise above the ground in an air-conditioned gondola.
Just a quick stroll away is South Bank’s Cultural Centre which includes the State Library, Queensland Museum and Art Gallery. If you’re looking for a dose of culture, or want to learn more about the history of Queensland, there are plenty of options (and they’re all free!). The State Library of Queensland has five levels, including a cafe, shop, galleries & art collections across them. It’s the perfect place to step back in time, plus, there are kids' spaces to accommodate families. The Queensland Museum celebrates scientific discoveries from prehistoric times to now, and with rotating exhibitions throughout the year, it’s an entertaining day out for all.
The Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) spans two buildings, showcasing over 20,000 artworks from Australia and around the world. Come here to slow down, discover and appreciate art, all at once. The Cultural Centre has three undercover car parks, so there’s plenty of parking no matter where you’re spending the day in South Bank. Overwhelmed by choice? Start at one end of the river promenade and walk your way up, strolling and stopping at your own pace. If you're looking for the perfect spot for a picture, the Brisbane Sign featured against the city backdrop is your go-to.
There are ample shopping and dining options along South Bank, but if you’re looking to pick up a bargain, head to DFO Brisbane. Just a five-minute drive from our Brisbane Airport location,it’s home to over 140 stores including clothing, health and beauty, gifts, homewares and more. Shop the day away and stop by the Skygate outdoor dining area for a meal.
Looking for ways to experience a night out in Brisbane?Venture out to Eat Street Northshore from 4 p.m. Friday to Sunday for a night market like no other. With over 70 stalls brimming with sweet and savoury cuisine; an arcade, gift stores and live entertainment, you’ll be immersed in the vibrant Brisbane nightlife at Eat Street. Located on the Hamilton waterfront, there’s dedicated street parking if you’re headed to Eat Street - just remember to assign a designated driver if you’re trying out the drinks on offer.
Regardless of where you’re staying in Brisbane, the top spots and locations are easily accessible in your rental car, with plenty of parking available along the way. Plan a day out to explore the rich culture of the city, bring your bathers and head down to the man-made Streets Beach or discover the flourishing flora at the City Botanic Gardens. With a wealth of opportunities to sightsee, relax and experience all the ‘River City’ has to offer, your trip to Brisbane will definitely be one to remember.
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We have rental car locations all over Australia and New Zealand so no matter where you plan to pick up your car rental or drop off your rental car we will be able to accommodate your needs, our locations are all open 7 days a week and with arrangement offer after-hours Rental car pickups and drop-offs.
Driving in Australia is a fantastic way to see this beautiful country. You can go where you want, when you want, at your own pace and with peace of mind. If you have not driven in Australia before it is important that you are familiar with the rules and regulations of our roads, as well as the distances between top tourist locations. The driving distance calculator table will assist to decide where to go, and how long it will take you.
Before you get started on your driving holiday please make sure you make yourself aware of these tips to ensure you are fully prepared for your journey.