The SAFETY VIDEO
Yep, you need to watch a safety video because driving on the world largest sand island can be pretty gnarly. Now, a few things you NEED TO KNOW BEFORE WATCHING the video:
- YOU MUST WATCH THIS NO MORE THAN 24 HOURS BEFORE YOUR TOUR!
- It is designed to make you cautious and keep you focused so don’t be alarmed.
We will make sure we set an easily achievable itinerary that’ll avoid you driving at high tide to make the most of your time on the island.
HIRE AGREEMENT DETAILS
You will find our 4WD hire terms and conditions through this link if you want to read up prior to signing them at pick up; The super important stuff is bullet pointed to make it easier to digest.
We want you to have an amazing experience whilst exploring K’gari, and we put alot of trust in our guests to look after our awesome 4WDs. We don’t pre charge your credit card or charge an excess, and are very forgiving when dings and scratches happen. However, the T&Cs do outline the results of improper or careless use of the vehicles that can cause lasting damage and financial charges will apply.
Our 4WDs come with third party insurance. for extra peace of mind, you can look into short term Off road insurance with Rental Cover
4WD & accommodation package inclusions
- Glamping accommodation at Beachcamp – Linens and Bath towels included
- A personalised Itinerary
- Vehicle access permit
- Return Barge ticket on the Manta Ray barge from Inskip Point in Rainbow Beach
- A basic recovery kit, 3rd Party insurance and mechanical failure breakdown cover. If you wish to purchase excess insurance, we recommend doing that here.
- And an Audio Guide that tells you all about the island! Exclusive extra alert!
- Booster Seat (Ages 4+)
- ESKY (42L)
BEING PREPARED FOR YOUR TRIP
We have plenty of food storage cupboards and fridge/freezer space at our retreat. It is also fully equipped with all essential cooking equipment, utensils and tableware for your convenience.
The water on the island is one of the purest drinking waters in the world which is a huge bonus so please avoid bringing any single use water bottles!
Please help us take care of K’gari by avoiding bringing single use plastic and glass. There are no recycling services on the island but we are dedicated so we continue to sort and recycle and we can do this with more than 70% of our waste if you help us keep the bins free from contamination. This is as simple as making sure things recyclable and clean that you put in the recycling bin.
We have Stand up paddle boards, floaties, body boards and fishing rods available for hire at the retreat, have a chat with our team onsite for some floaty fun!
pick up location
4WD Hire vehicle pick up depot address: 22 Gilsons Road, Cootharaba.
We offer free outdoor off street parking, plenty of space for cars, campervans, caravans.
Please arrive at the agreed pick up time to be introduced to your vehicle, sign the hire agreement and load up your luggage!
This is the vehicle drop off location for the end of the last calendar day of your hire to return no later than sunset or 5.30pm unless agreed upon with us prior to departure