If V8 racing is your game then the Gold Coast is a dead set winner as the place to go see the greats whiz around one of the world’s toughest street circuits.
Mark Winterbottom is certainly the leading contender with a whopping 941 points in the Championship Standings.
Craig Lowndes and Fabian Coulthard are hot on his heels although with 834 and 824 points, respectively, it could be anybody’s race at this stage.
There is always so much to do on the Gold Coast, so why stop at just the race? You could visit the mall and take a walk through Ripley’s Believe It or Not, which is always a winner with the children.
With game parks such as Dreamworld, Movie World, Sea World, Wet n Wild and White Water World all there right on the Gold Coast’s doorstep it is a great opportunity to get away from the grime of the race and take off to enjoy some time with your family.
Perhaps you find the hinterland appealing with its graceful mountains offering a cool escape from the heat of the Queensland summer.
Byron Bay is just a lick and a promise down the road and offers some peaceful yet breathtaking views of the Northern New South Wales coastline.
Perhaps taking a quick hour’s drive and climbing the Story Bridge in Brisbane sounds interesting.
Choosing the Right Way to Get Around
Whichever way you decide to go, booking a rental car will be the first thing on your list of to do’s to arrange if you are planning on visiting the fabulous Gold Coast for this amazing racing event.
Alpha Car Hire have an astonishing range of vehicles for you to choose from. From the cool and compact Nissan Micra from a snazzy $29 per day to the Kia Carnival 8-seat van from a very economical $69 per day you are sure to find something to suit your needs.
If you are a visitor to the Gold Coast take away the stress of being the map reader in the passenger seat and take advantage of the optional extra of a Sat Nav (GPS) to ensure you get to where you want to go with the minimum of fuss and bother.
Check out Alpha Car Hire’s website now https://www.alphacarhire.com.au/ to see what their current specials are and print out some of their attraction discounts to use.