Campervan Hire Sydney
Looking to Hire a Campervan in Sydney?
There's really no better way to cruise around Sydney than in your own hire campervan
. With a Rental Camper
you'll be able to see the best of Sydney - the Northern Beaches, the Blue Mountains and even a trip down to the magnificent South Coast near Woollongong. Here at Compare Campervan Hire
we have a massive selection of hire campers including: Get Quote & Book
Often the entry point for many travellers to Australia, Sydney is considered to be the nations premier city. Indeed it is impressive in both its beauty and in it's rapid expansion since the 2000 Olympics. Like Melbourne, it is a melting-pot of cultures - with up to 40% of its inhabitants having been born overseas.
Radiating from the sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour, Australia's biggest city is knitted together from the shores of the Pacific to the feet of the Blue Mountains. And best of all, Sydney has a huge selection of budget & premium campervan, motorhome and 4WD Hire companies to choose from - meaning if you start your trip here, you will most likely get the best rental deal.
Best time to visit Sydney?
Sydney is blessed with a warm, sunny climate, often described as Mediterranean, making it possible to enjoy the campervan life all year round!
The driest time of year is spring, with autumn the wettest season. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures often in the mid-30's, while winters are cool and mostly dry, usually around 15-17 degrees celcius.
This one-time prison settlement has grown up to become the most recognised city in Australia. Proud parent to the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, the city effortlessly attracts more than two million visitors per year. Along with outstanding natural assets - stunning beaches, extensive parklands and the beautiful harbour - Sydney boasts a fantastic 'to do' list of inner city standouts, including dazzling shopping and a galaxy of incredible restaurant and night spots.
Sydney is the capital that every other Australian city loves to hate, but what that really means is that they all want to be just like her: sun-kissed,sophisticated, and supremely self-confident. built around one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world, she has three of Australia's major icon - the harbour bridge, opera house and Bondi Beach - and her attraction definitely don't stop there. this is the country's oldest, largest and most diverse city; home to magnificent museums, even more magnificent beaches and an edgy multiculturalism that inject colour and vitality into her inner neighbourhoods and other suburbs.
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#7 Alternative Sydney suburbs worth visiting...
You've hired a campervan in Sydney
, so why not take advantage of the fact! Of course you'll want to see the Harbour Bridge, the Rocks, Bondi Beach and the CBD, but there's so much more as well! And by hiring a campervan, you've opened up a world of possibilities!
See the harbour bridge from Luna Park, then take a swim at the great Olympic-sized saltwater pool next door. If you've hired a campervan in Sydney, be mindful of toll roads around the city, north-bound on the Harbour Bridge is free but south-bound incurs a toll charge. Ask about Toll Road coverage from your campervan hire company when collecting your van
Oxford Street is home to dozens of boutiques, galleries and cafes. It is at its most vibrant on weekends, when the Paddington Markets are in full swing.
Excellent bookshops, lively cafes and some great weekend markets here. Glebe is one of Sydney's oldest suburbs, formerly a working-class area, it is now full of historical building, great restaurants and lush greenery.
Park your campervan somewhere safe & cheap, then catch a ferry from Circular Quay and see what all the fuss is about at this iconic seaside town. For around $5 the ferry gives you one of the greatest views in Australia, taking in the harbour bridge and opera house as well as Sydney's picturesque harbour landscape. Get the camera ready!
A suburb with a funky, alternative feel - visit in the afternoon and early evening when King Street really comes alive! A beer in the sun on the balcony of the Newtown Hotel is a must!
Visit the Saturday markets, the pubs, cafes and shops along Darling Street, and you'll understand why so many of the up-and-coming are moving this way. Views of the harbour bridge can be spectacular around here, so cruise around in your campervan to find the best viewpoints.
We agree, it's a bit of a trek, but you'll stop whining when you catch your first glimpse of its incredible beach. Keep going around the peninsula to take in the superb coastline called the 'Northern Beaches'. Just watch out for parking inspectors around the beachside car parks, the fines can be hefty - so check signage before parking your campervan around these parts.
#6 NSW Top Tourist Regions
New South Wales fulfills every backpacker's wish list - and then some! It is the ultimate campervan hire destination! Lush rainforests, spectacular beaches, majestic snowfields and the rugged beauty of the outback all compete for your attention.
New South Wales is also guardian to some of Australia's earliest history, both European and Aboriginal. Time-conscious travelers will be delighted with the fantastic weekend getaways within easy reach of Sydney, like the Blue Mountains, Wollongong, Northern Beaches and the Hunter Valley, while those with time to linger can wander every inch and won't be disappointed.
Three Sisters (Blue Mountains)
Set in the Blue Mountains, just 2 hours by train or a 90-minute drive if you've hired a campervan, these three rock formations are the impressive, eroded remains of a giant plateau cliff-face that emerged from a river delta a mere 80 million years ago.
Kosciuszko National Park
Kosciuszko National Park is a year-round wonderland of bushwalking, skiing, whitewater rafting, kayaking, horseriding, caving...and the country's highest mountain, Mount Kosciuszko, is just waiting to be conquered (and it's pretty easy!).
A laidback and environmentally 'tuned in' culture, together with exquisite beaches, make Byron Bay a magnet for visitors. It's the closest thing you'll get to the free-loving 60's in Australia!
Hunter Valley Wineries
Over 160 cellar doors are open and waiting for your taste buds. Be prepared for wine and local cuisine that will knock your socks off. If you're in the area, don't forget to cruise to nearby Newcastle in your campervan - this 'steel city' has a vibe that is distinctly unique, and the beaches are pretty damn nice too!
It's a little tacky, but if you're on a campervan hire roadtrip along Australia's East Coast, then you simply must stop off in Coffs Harbour for a quick photo in front of the ionic 'Big Banana'. You really can't miss it, heading north towards Brisbane on the Pacific Highway, it'll be right there on your left!
NSW South Coast
Truly magical, the NSW South Coast extends for nearly 1,000kms from the industrial beach-side town of Wollongong to the ideallic tourist destination of Eden. If you want to hire a campervan and get away from the crowds, the South Coast offers an unbelievable experience. Must-see spots include Kangaroo Valley, Jarvis Bay, Eden and much, much more...
The Very Best Roadtrips Near the Sydney...
The Gold Coast & Byron Bay About 850kms north of Sydney along the Pacific Highway.
The Gold Coast is just an hour south of Brisbane (about 100kms). Another hour south is Byron Bay (about 80kms south of Coolangatta Airport). Perfect for a week of sun, surf and good times, South-East Queensland and the North-East Corner of NSW is a tropical paradise with plenty to see and do. Snapper Rocks in Coolangatta is one of the greatest surf breaks in the world. Every March the Quiksilver Pro surf comp is on, bringing the worlds best surfers to the glitz and glamour of Australia's Gold Coast. Hire a Campervan in Sydney
from $29 Per Day and explore Australia's beautiful East Coast!
The Blue Mountains About 120kms west of Sydney - you should be there in under 2 hours.
Katoomba is your gateway town to the iconic Blue Mountains and the majestic Three Sisters rock formation. On a clear, sunny day, the views looking across the Blue Mountains is incredible - with natural waterfalls and endless greenery. The Blue Mountains are close to Sydney and an ideal destination for a day trip of weekend getaway from Sydney. Hire a Campervan in Sydney
from $29 Per Day and explore Australia's beautiful Blue Mountains!