Four Wheel Drive Hire Cairns

Go off the beaten track with this Toyota Hilux 4 Door 5 Seat Automatic 4WD and tent that sleeps 5. This four wheel drive has a cleverly designed slide-out kitchen unit plus two tents all linen and roof rack. This Four Wheel Drive Hire Cairns hire vehicle can be driven off-road on dirt and unsealed roads to places like Cape Tribulation, the "Bloomfield Track", Cooktown and Cape York.

This new generation Toyota Hilux with 6 speed automatic transmission and auto 4WD is fitted with the latest vehicle and passenger safety features allowing comfortable travelling for passengers via the separation of camping and living equipment. Your four wheel drive hire Cairns offers generous customer storage for luggage and provisions, including the use of rugged storage boxes for food and living equipment. New generation high quality Darche camping equipment including an instant tent that is simple to set up along with new Darche fully bonded and comfortable self-inflating camping mats to make your sleeping comfy.

The generous storage, portable gas stove, slide-out fridge and bonus extras like a roof rack plus picnic table and chairs make this a fun and convenient camping option.

With seating for 5 people this Four Wheel Drive Hire Cairns will be very popular with family's so if you are looking for a 4WD to hire over School Holidays then we suggest you book this Four Wheel Drive Hire Cairns vehicle sooner rather than later as these popular 5 seat models do book out very quickly.


Call 07 4051 1120 to book


30 Aug 2019 - 31 Oct 2020Per Day
Price Per Day From$ 310
Prices are in AUD$

Vehicles are like aircraft seats, the fewer left the higher the price. The earlier you book the cheaper the vehicle.


0-3 Years
Turbo Diesel
Length 5.33m Width 1.85m Height 1.81 (not including roof rack)
12V battery


20L Jerry Can

4WD Inclusions



Length 1.97m Width 0.61m
5 x Self Inflatable Sleeping Mats



Personal Kit (per person)


OptionAccident LiabilityCredit Card BondDaily RatePer Hire
Standard Insurance Liability Reduction 8000.00 8000.00
Option 1 Insurance Liability Reduction 500.00 500.00 49.00
*Option 2 Insurance Liability Reduction 500.00 500.00 64.00
**4WD Max Cover 249.00
* Option 2 Includes: Camp Chairs & Table, Extra Driver Fee and Single Vehicle Rollover Cover

**4WD Max Cover Is only available if Option 1 or 2 has been purchased and will cover you for the following: Nil Accident Liability, Overhead & Underbody Damage, Unlimited Kilomtres and Towing (where permission has been granted for towing). Where the damage is the customer’s fault, this also includes the cost of the daily rental for the period the vehicle is being repaired. In addition to these costs, an administration fee of $60 may apply, per claim. The liability applies in respect of each claim, not rental. The $5,000, $7,500 or $8,000 liability can be reduced by purchasing the Liability Reduction Option or the Inclusive Pack.
The value of the “Credit Card Bond” you choose to take will be “Frozen” on your credit card or debit card for the duration of the hire. Please ensure you have sufficient funds to cover this freeze (you may need to pay additional funds onto your credit card) or take an Option Reduction to lower the bond. A 2% Visa/Mastercard fee will be charged on the bond but will also be refunded when the bond is refunded.

DAILY RATES are calculated per calendar day and not per 24 hour period.


PAYMENT A deposit of 20% is required to hold a vehicle (no credit card fees are charged). The remaining balance is payable 28 days prior to departure either by EFT or Visa/MasterCard (a 2% credit card fee is charged for Visa/MasterCard).


COMPULSORY EXTRAS LPG Bottle Refill of $25 per hire.


DEPOT HOURS 1 May - 31 October will be seven days per week: 8.00 am - 4.00 pm. From 1 November - 30 April will be 8.00 am - 4.00 pm and closed on Sundays.

PUBLIC HOLIDAY SURCHARGE APPLIES $100 will apply to all rentals picking up and/or dropping off on National or State Public Holidays.

24-HOUR HELPLINE Road service 7-day-a-week.




DRIVERS A current motor vehicle driver's licence is required and must be produced on pick-up. Should a foreign licence be in a language other than English, it must be accompanied by a current International Drivers licence.


DRIVERS AGE The minimum age for drivers is 21 years.

EXTRA DRIVER FEES $20 per day.


KILOMETRE ALLOWANCE 300 Kilometres per day are included in the rental with extra kilometres costing $0.50 per kilometre. Customers that purchase the 4WD Max Cover will be upgraded to unlimited kilometres per day. The distance from Cairns to Cape York and back is 2,000 kilometres and most people hire for at least 10 days for that trip which will give you 3,000 free kilometres


TYRE & WINDSCREEN DAMAGE The renter will be responsible for tyre and windscreen damage except if you take either "Option 1 or 2" Insurance options.


CLEANING FEE ON RETURN OF VEHICLE A cleaning fee may be charged if the vehicle is not returned in reasonable condition. Charging of such fee will be at the depot manager"s discretion.


CAPE YORK SEASONAL HIRE For insurance and season weather reasons this vehicle can only go to Cape York from 1 June until 31 October each year. Additional fees apply to collection on National and Local Public Holidays of $100 per vehicle.


ROAD RESTRICTIONS These vehicles go from Cairns to Cape York on a regular basis and visit all the "Must See" tourist places on the way. The vehicles can be driven on recognised unsealed roads as long as the weather at the time is suitable for such a trip and this is why the vehicles can only be taken from Cairns to Cape York during the months of June to October. Some sections of roads like "The Old Telegraph Track" (different from The Telegraph Road which leads you to Cape York) are not allowed to be accessed due to the harshness of the roads. Places like Fruit Bat/Elliot/Twin waterfalls, The Telegraph Road, the Peninsula Development Road and the Bamaga Road (also known in sections as the Southern and Northern Bypass road) are all well taken care of and allowable for you to travel on. The Roads that these vehicle are allowed on will lead you from Cairns to the very tip of Cape York - Australia where you can fish, catch ferries to the islands of the Torres Straits and stand at the sign saying you are at the very top of Australia. Please consult a good map provider for road names and details like the “Hema Map" company.


CANCELLATION FEE If cancelled at any time: loss of deposit.
If cancelled 90 to 22 days prior to pick up: loss of deposit and you will be charged 10% of the hire.
If cancelled from 21 to 7 days prior to pick-up: loss of deposit and you will be charged 20% of the hire.
If cancelled from 6 to 1 days prior to pick-up: loss of deposit and you will be charged 50% of the hire.
If cancelled on the day of pick-up or no show: You will be charged for the full rental cost.
If vehicle is returned early there is no refund available for the unused days.