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Many unhappy car rental stories stem from customers not realizing what they were protected for (the car rental companies don’t exactly make it easy), and end up having to pay for damages they didn’t think they had to.
So first things first – what do all those car hire insurance acronyms and confusing lingo mean? Understanding what you are getting …Driving In Australia: Road Rules
Australia is a developed country with roads that are well-signed, well-paved and easy to navigate. The driving rules across the eight states are essentially similar, with Melbourne having an extra few.
Driving Etiquette and Rules
- Left-hand drive
- Seat belts and child restraints must be worn by ALL passengers
- Overcrowding is illegal. Everyone has to be properly seated so sedans would
There is a saying in Australia, when you hit a dirt road that it is made for 4WD’s or hire cars. Of course it is said in jest. Hire companies, with their 20 plus pages of terms and conditions combined with prominently displayed penalties are rightly a tad scary.
Most people therefore instinctively know that you cannot take your normal …