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Move More For Less

The finest Ute hire Canberra has to offer is expertly supplied by Go With The Gecko. We offer affordable ute hire options that will save you time and money while also putting the control of your possessions in your own hands!

Our family owned Australian business has over twenty years of experience, and our team knows every hiring solution for any type of moving need; so let us help you find the best fit for your particular circumstance.

Go With The Gecko’s Australia-wide service guarantee is the most cost-effective option for those looking to rent a ute in Canberra. Our affordable ute rental services across Canberra and Australia is the best option for you if you want to move your stuff yourself interstate. You don’t have to worry about the safety or security of your possessions either, as all of our vehicles are fully enclosed and lockable, so no matter the distance your items will arrive in the same condition that they left in.

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The Best Ute Rental Canberra Can Offer

Life is simpler when you call Go With The Gecko.  We offer accessible and convenient service station locations where you can pick-up and drop-off our hire vehicles with ease. Our local ute hires work to your timeframe by being available from 2-hours to 2-weeks meaning that no matter how big or small the job is Go With The Gecko can get you what you need to keep costs low.

Interstate hires are made simple thanks to our one-way ute hire system. This means you can leave from Canberra, head to your destination anywhere in the country, then drop the ute off at your final destination without having to worry about getting it back to the ACT! This makes your move both time and cost-efficient and state lines an insignificant detail. To make it even easier still, we can even drop the ute to you before your move.

All of this makes Go With The Gecko the best ute rental Canberra has to offer. We promise to look after you with prices starting from as little as $22 an hour* for an easy-to-operate modern ute. Nothing more than a standard driver’s license is required to drive our vehicles, making this a great option for everyone.

Why Go With The Gecko is Canberra’s Favourite Choice

self move hire interstate local one wayAt Go With The Gecko, we’ve spent years fine-tuning our hiring process to ensure that you get a simple and affordable alternative no matter your budget.  Our many benefits include;

  • One-way or two-way ute hiring that is easily and readily available anywhere in the country
  • Vehicle delivery for all interstate hires
  • The most competitive prices in Canberra
  • Accessible to everyone with a standard car licence, plus easy-to-drive vehicles
  • Short and long-term hiring packages
  • A streamlined process which means things are simple and affordable
  • No hidden fees or extras thanks to our singular complete package
  • Our friendly team is readily available to make moving as easy as possible for you

Keeping It In the Family

We are local and love to support Australians as best we can. Our little family business has been growing for over 20 years, and no one understands the community in Canberra and their needs like we do. We use the highest-quality and most robust vehicles that the Australian terrain demands and our Australian-based contact center is available to answer your questions.

Go With The Gecko Keep Your Budget Intact

Move more for less across our range of hire vehicle options, the cheapest way to get your stuff wherever it needs to be. Safely transport any sized load in a standard caged ute with only a standard car license. You will not find a cheaper ute hire. Canberra knows this, which is why they always call us first for their moving needs.

We Make Hiring Easy

We have selected our various pick-up and drop-off locations across Australia with ease and convenience for you in mind. We have made sure that our rental packages are flexible, ready to be the best option for any situation or distance. This not only saves you time and money, but it makes the usual hassle of moving a lot more straightforward.

If You Are Happy, We Are Happy

In the more than twenty years we’ve been helping people move, we’ve seen a lot of smiling faces thanks to our excellent service. This makes us extremely happy, as we make our customers satisfaction a number one priority. Let our experience help you get the job done as quickly and simply as possible. Moving doesn’t need to lead to grey hairs; we can make it a breeze.

Our Vehicles

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Starting from $22 an hour Monday to Thursday*

This package includes:

  • 100 KM of travel
  • Standard insurance
  • Security cages to make transporting cargo easy, safe and secure

Features

  • Convenient Service Station locations
  • Caged Cargo Area
  • Short and Long-term hire packages
  • Automatic for every driving

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Starting from $22 an hour*

Hire a 1T Van Monday to Thursday from just $22 an hour*

This package includes:

  • Standard insurance
  • 100 KM of travel covered
  • A modern fleet which is easy to drive
  • Large cargo area

Features

  • 1 & 2 Tonne Vans some with Tow Bar
  • Local and One-way hire options
  • Automatic for easy driving

Call Go With The Gecko Today

The finest ute rental Canberra has to offer is right here with Go With The Gecko. Give us a call today at 1300 826 883 and lets get you moving without breaking the bank.  Lets us show you how you can move more for less today.

Ute : Features & Rate Card

The Hilux Utility is designed for tough assignments and is ideal for both domestic and commercial loads. Now in Automatic, they are easier to drive than ever. The wide tray allows ease of loading bulky items such as double bed frames and ensembles, mattresses, fridges and many others. Call us today for all your van hire & ute hire needs on 1300 826 883.

Features

  • Convenient Service Station locations
  • Caged Cargo Area
  • Short & Long term hire packages
  • Automatic for every driving

Vehicle DIMENSIONS

  • Overall Length: 4.98m
  • Overall Height: 2m
  • Overall Width: 1.75m
  • Cargo Bay Length: 2.8m
  • Cargo Bay Height: 0.9m
  • Cargo Bay Capacity: 4.4m3

Note: Dimension are approximate & may vary by model

Did you know?

  • Go With The Gecko has a simple and fair pricing structure with consistent pricing, allowing for better planning and budgeting of your vehicle rental expenses.
  • Go With The Gecko vehicles have advanced lock and unlock technology to access the vehicle from your smart phone.  This means we can get more vehicles in the locations where you need them.
  • Our optional Excess Reduction Cover (ERC) reduces your excess liability to just $1000 (Driver age 23 – 75 years). Renting from Go With The Gecko ensures you are better protected.
Hire PeriodRate ChargeKMs Charge
1 -2 hours$25/hour100KM free then $0.35 per km
24 hours$48100 KM free then $0.35 per km
5 days$265100 KM free per day then $0.35 per km
7 days$345100 KM free per day then $0.35 per km

Price include GST, Standard Insurance and Kilometer Allowances for Monday to Thursday local hires.

Long-term ute rentals!

Need to rent a ute for long-term use around Canberra? Speak to our reservations team today for a market-leading rate, whether you need to rent your vehicle for three months or three years.

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Additional Hire Charges & Conditions Of Hire

Tolls – To keep hire costs as low as possible for our customer, we don’t include Toll cover in the hire agreement.  Day Passes to cover the duration of your travel can be purchased from the appropriate toll provider, or you can use your own toll account.  is available at the time of hire for $12.50 which will provide you with unlimited usage of toll roads throughout your hire. If the toll pass option is declined at the start of the rental but toll roads and/or bridges are used during the rental period, the hirer will be charged each toll fee plus an administrative fee of $30 per toll incurred.

Deposit – all hires need to pay a deposit on a credit/debit card credit account only on commencement of hire. A Standard Deposit on a local hire, longer term hires, interstate or overseas license is between $250 - $400.  Deposit refunds can take up to 10 working days to process, due to the time take for the relevant traffic authority to forward any tolls charges, fines or infringements.  Any additional charges which have been applied to your hire account will be deducted from any deposit refund.

Photos – we require pre-hire and post-hire photos to be taken and submitted to us to establish the condition of the hire vehicle at collection and drop off.  We do this to offer your the added piece of mind and to protect you against wrongful claims of damage.  We require a 4 x photos of all four side of the vehicle, plus a photo of both the odometer reading and fuel gauge.  If you find this a little daunting, don’t worry we are here to help.  Simply give us a call and we will talk you through exactly what we need.

Drivers – all drivers must be between 23 and 75 years of age and hold a full Australian manual/auto driver’s license.  ‘Provisional P’ plate licence holders are accepted and in many cases we are able to accept International drivers licences – but additional conditions do apply.

Payment of rental charges – estimated rental charges are to be paid on the commencement of hire. If a hirer wishes to extend their hire period, they must contact the place of hire and obtain prior approval to ensure the vehicle is not otherwise booked. The extended period must be paid in advance in order to comply with our terms and conditions of hire and for continued insurance cover.

Fuel – To avoid further costs being applied to your account, it is important that all hires are returned with a full tank of fuel.  The nominated fuel type can be found on the hire agreement, windscreen sticker or on the inside of the fuel cap.  If the hire is not returned fully fueled, the hirer will be charged the cost of replacement fuel plus an administration fee to cover the cost of refueling.

Additional drivers – our rates are inclusive of one driver. If there will be additional drivers, they must be noted on the hire agreement and a charge of $10 per additional driver per day applies. Should a person other than the noted drivers drive our vehicle, they will not be covered under insurance.

Insurance – Standard Insurance Cover is included in most hire rates. Standard Insurance Cover reduces Hirers liability from the full value of the vehicle to a nominated excess of $7,500 subject to the terms and conditions of the standard insurance product. Global insurance coverage’s are always subject to change. Please verify at time of rental.

Excess Reduction Cover – the standard excess of $7,500 may be reduced by paying a waiver fee of $22 per hour or $100 per day.  This will reduce the excess payable to $1000 in the event you need to make an insurance claim.

Payment of Insurance Excess – applies in the event of any damage to our vehicle and/or any accident/incident our vehicle may have been involved in whilst on hire, regardless of fault.  It is payable immediately and prior to any claim being accepted or processed.

Vehicle condition – all vehicles must be returned in a clean and presentable condition. If the vehicle is returned dirty and/or there is cigarette or unpleasant odors in the cab, or rubbish (outside of fair wear and tear) has been left in the vehicle; a cleaning fee will be charged.

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