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Your Ute Hire Solution in Melbourne

self move hire interstate local one wayAre you looking to move, but removalists are just too expensive? Do you have a young family, or are moving out on your own, and can’t afford professional movers? We’re here to help: rent a ute from Go With The Gecko and move yourself!

A family business, Go With The Gecko is proud to be Australian owned and operated. We’ve been supporting local jobs and communities for over two decades, and our experience means we know what you need. How can we help you?

  • We’re committed to providing you with the services and equipment that make moving easier for you;
  • We’re focused on providing convenience to simplify your move, without the hefty price tag; and
  • We’re dedicated to providing you with friendly, helpful service, no matter when you call or what you’re looking for.
  • We’re determined to providing you an option of adding skilled labour to your package to help get your moving process handled faster and easier.

No matter what type of move you want to do, we promise excellent service that is second-to-none to get you where you want to go. If you have a question, just ask! We’re committed to helping you rent a ute in Melbourne and getting you on the road moving today.

Why should you pick Go With The Gecko? Because, unlike other companies, we offer:

  • The flexibility of one-way or two-way ute hire options if travelling interstate;
  • For interstate hire, we’ll deliver the vehicle to you;
  • Competitive prices, with great value for money;
  • We promise easy-to-drive vehicles: our fleet of modern vehicles can be driven with a standard car licence;
  • Flexible hiring packages—as short or as long as you need;
  • A streamlined system means there are very minimal overheads you need to pay for;
  • Everything you need without any hassles or paying for premium services; and
  • We’re trustworthy—we guarantee comfortable, no frills hire, a company that is simple to work with that provides great value for money.

Ute Hire Specs

Our high-quality utes making transporting and securing your load easier. We offer customers looking for ute hire a Toyota Hilux (or similar) with a lockable cage for your items. Each ute comes with:

  • Lockable cages and tie downs to secure your belongings;
  • Short-term and long-term hire; and
  • Tow bars so that you can move even more.

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Rent a Ute in Melbourne for an Easy Move

At Go With The Gecko, we believe moving should be easy. To ensure that we work with you to make your move as uncomplicated and hassle-free as possible, we’ll provide you with our professional advice for how best to organise your move yourself. We’ll then help you find the best vehicle to fit what you’re planning to do.

We know that having the right equipment is essential, so every vehicle in our fleet is designed to make it easier for you to move heavy or awkward loads. Our utes include lockable cages on the tray to allow you to carry more and ensure your belongings are secure at all times.

Most of our utes also come standard with tow bars: let us know if you’re planning on doing some towing and we can ensure your ute rental fulfills all of your requirements! If you’re seeking for a ute to rent, we’ll discuss your specific needs and recommend how to tackle the issue.

Cheap Ute Hire Means Convenience without the Cost

It’s important to us to provide you with options to move more for less, in a way that’s convenient without hurting your wallet. We have numerous convenient locations throughout Australia, meaning we’re better able to adapt to your requirements.

Our Melbourne ute rental packages are incredibly flexible! Whether you need cheap ute hire for two hours or two weeks, travelling one way or return, or looking to do an interstate trip, we have options to suit your needs.

We guarantee that we’ll provide efficient, tailored service for you that meets your needs and doesn’t break the bank.

Call Go With The Gecko Today

Do you need to move, but don’t know where to start? Strapped for cash and want to handle it all yourself? Keen to avoid the hassle and struggle of moving companies? No matter your situation, if you’re looking to move and need high-quality, cost-effective ute rental in Melbourne, Go With The Gecko can help.

Contact us today at our Australian Contact Centre on 1300 826 883 or email us for high-quality advice and quick efficient service.

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 Period Rate Charge KMs Charge
1 -2 hours $25/hour 100KM free then $0.35 per km
24 hours $48 100 KM free then $0.35 per km
5 days $265 100 KM free per day then $0.35 per km
7 days $345 100 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 Melbourne? 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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