Auckland Harbour Bridge Lane Closures

September 21, 2020 Blog

Due to lane closures on the Auckland Harbour Bridge, all traffic will be much slower than usual due to an accident on Friday 25th September causing structural damage to the bridge, which is expected to take several weeks to fix.  Currently only two lanes in each direction on the Auckland Harbour Bridge are open.  Consider […]

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What you didn’t know about our Mazda CX-9

September 15, 2020 Blog

There are not many large seven-seater SUV’s that look this good, but the Mazda CX9 2.5L GSX has a lot to love about it.  This car measures about 5075mm long, 1969mm wide and 1747mm tall, and ours come in Snowflake White, Machine Grey and Sonic Silver.  This has a four-star fuel consumption rating using about […]

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Top 10 Things to do in North Auckland

June 30, 2020 Blog

1. Go Shopping  With more than 400 shops, Takapuna is one of the main shopping destinations on Auckland’s North Shore. Hop into your rental car and you’ll find shops that sell beachwear, décor, clothing, footwear, gifts and home décor.  In Takapuna head along to the main strip Hurstmere Road and nearby Shore City Mall. Go […]

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Is Driving in New Zealand Safe?

June 30, 2020 Blog

Yes, driving in New Zealand is safe and enjoyable if you familiarise yourself with our road rules first. If you are planning a driving holiday in New Zealand there are some important things you need to know before you start.  Can I drive with an International Drivers Licence?  You need to have a full valid […]

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How to Rent a Car in Auckland

June 23, 2020 Blog

Renting a car in Auckland is easy and is a great option for getting around when and where you want. Make sure you book in advance to avoid disappointment, especially during the Summer season by making a booking online or calling ahead. Also, the longer you hire, the less the daily rate will be. Simply […]

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Where Are the Best Places to Park in Auckland?

June 18, 2020 Blog

Find Parking  The two main parking providers in Auckland are Auckland Transport (AT) and Wilson Parking. Both also have apps which help you find and pay for carparks from your phone.  Auckland Transport’s AT Park app allows you to pay for parking in on-street paid parking areas and Auckland Transport off-street car parks. This app […]

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6 Best Things To Do Around Takapuna

June 15, 2020 Blog

Takapuna on Auckland’s North Shore is well known for its beautiful beach, endless eateries, trendy shops, rich history, and a relaxed vibe. When you rent a car at North Shore Rentals be sure to check out these top 6 best things to do in and around Takapuna. 1. Visit Takapuna beach  Ever popular with beachgoers, dog […]

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10 Great Day Trips from Auckland

June 15, 2020 Blog

Waitomo  The Waitomo caves are one of New Zealand’s most famous natural attractions. Take a beautiful drive in your rental car to see these amazing caves, which are 30 million years old and are part of the Waitomo Caves system, that includes the Ruakuri Cave and the Aranui Cave (each cave has its own history).  […]

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