Start your year off with a bang and head to any of the amazing fireworks displays around Queensland, whether your heading to Paradise Point, Coolangatta or ringing in the New Year at the waterfront, from all of us here at Economy Rental Car, we wish you a happy and safe 2018.
Throughout the month of January there is heaps to see, this month we have focused on some of the ultimate sporting events happening to take full advantage of the amazing weather here on the Gold Coast.
Gold Coast Magic Millions Carnival
Home of the $10 million dollar Raceday, this event is one not to be missed. Saturday 13th January, there will be nine races throughout the day with gates opening at 9am. With fashions on the field and a few famous faces and racing’s elite, it will be an event to really kickstart your year.
You’ll need to take a long weekend for this event. The Burleigh Pro lasts for four days from Friday 25th – Sunday 28th with some of the best international surfers and our talented Aussie’s batting it out at this annual event. The best place to see the action is from Burleigh Heads Point Break
Second One Day International Australia vs England
One of the ultimate Australian sports is cricket, it’s what we’re known for all around the world, and it all culminates here on Friday 19th January with Australia v England ODI Series 2018, 2nd ODI at the Gabba in Brisbane.
The Brisbane International runs from Sunday 31st December through to Sunday 7th January. Running annually since 2009 this Brisbane event boasts international tennis superstars, so get your tickets and catch all the action of the Brisbane International
We can’t end the sporting shout out, without shinning a light on the amazing talents of our Aussies around Queensland. With events on at local hotspots near you, to keep you entertained with activities like Thong Throwing, Sheep Shearing to Sausage Sizzle eating competitions. Make sure you head out and discover all your local community has to offer.
All our staff are experts on what to see and do here on the Gold Coast, so if your coming from near or far, for 1 day or a week. Come and see us here at Economy Rental Cars for all your rental car needs or follow this link to request a quote.