Q. I have heard the Barrier is a small island, do I really need to rent a vehicle to get around?
A. Many of our visitors have heard the same story. It is only when they at Port Fitzroy they realise the scale of the island and the rugged terrain. Public transport on Great Barrieris non exsistant, we are the only Car rental company based at Port Fitzroy, many people choose to hire a vehicle to travel to the many attractions dotted around the island.
Q. Do I need to refuel the vehicle.
A. the Vechicle will be full when you rent, you will need to refuel, fortunately we have a petrol station on the wharf, so easy
Q. What is the standard daily rental period?
A. The standard vehicle rental is generally based on a calendar day which is defined from 8.30 - 5.30pm .However you can keep the car until the following morning for a small fee of only $15.00
Q. What do I need to bring with me when I rent a car?
A. All intended drivers of the vehicle will need to be present and provide a valid driver’s license. There is no credit card facility. As our phone service is doggy Eftpos will sometimes not be avaiable, cash is our option if this occurs or the shop might help out, we can generally work something. If you have a computer you can internet bank it.
Q. Is there an additional charge if there will be more than one driver?
Q. How old do you have to be to rent a car?
A. Most car rental companies require drivers to be over the age of 21,
Q. Why do I have to return my car at a set time?
A. Returning a vehicle after the designated time might affect the rate quoted. Returning the car by the agreed-upon time also helps ensure that all other customers will have their reserved car available upon their arrival, generally the next morning.