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Your Best Choice for Ute Hire in Newcastle

local hireAre you moving to a new house or apartment? Moving out on your own for the first time? Are you finding that professional removalists are just too pricey? Luckily, there’s any easy solution: Go With The Gecko has cheap ute hire options in Newcastle for you to move yourself!

Here at Go With The Gecko, we’re proudly Australian owned and operated. We’re a family business that has been supporting local Australian communities and providing jobs for Aussies for more than twenty years… and our vast experience means we know and care about you and your cheap ute hire needs in Newcastle.

We’re proud to offer:

  • High-quality, professional equipment and services that make your move easier;
  • Convenient packages and processes without charging the earth, allowing you to save money; and
  • Experienced and helpful service with a smile, regardless of when you call or what you’re trying to do.
  • The choice of adding skilled labour to your hire to help with heavy, awkward or large loads.

Our excellent service is guaranteed to be second-to-none and dedicated to getting you where you need to go, the way you want! We’re committed to ensuring you get the cheap ute hire in Newcastle that you’re looking for to get you move your items yourself with no hassle.

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

  • The flexibility of one-way or two-way ute hire, even 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 a 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 who are looking for ute to hire a Toyota Hilux (or similar) with a lockable cage for your payload. 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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Hassle-Free Newcastle Ute Hire for An Easy Move

We know moving can be difficult and stressful—but it doesn’t have to be! Here at Go With The Gecko, we’re passionate about making moving easy. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff will provide helpful advice about how to go about your move, and find the best vehicle option for your moving needs.

Because we believe in the importance of suitable, high-quality equipment, our vehicles are designed to make it easier and safer for you to move heavy unwieldy loads. All our ute rentals come standard with lockable cages on the tray, helping you safely move more items, and keep your belongings secure while moving.

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

Cheap Ute Hire Means Convenience without the Cost

Everyone thinks that moving can be expensive: that’s why more people are turning to self-moving to keep their costs low and save some money! While a self-move can be daunting, it doesn’t have to be scary or complicated.

At Go With The Gecko, we firmly believe in providing our customers with options that allow them to achieve their move in a way that’s convenient for them without breaking the bank. We want to help you move more for less!

Part of this commitment means we provide a wide range of convenient locations throughout Australia. A variety of locations for vehicle pick up and drop off allows us to better adapt to your moving needs, and we marry this with incredibly flexible ute hire packages.

Whatever you’re looking for in a ute hire in Newcastle, our packages can be adapted to suit you. If you want cheap ute hire for two hours or two weeks, if you’re travelling one way or looking to do an interstate trip, we have options to suit you. At Go With The Gecko, we guarantee efficient service, tailored to suit your needs without a big price tag.

Call Go With The Gecko Today

Are you short on money but need to move your house? Are you looking to save cash by handling the move of your professional or personal equipment on your own? If you’re looking to avoid the hassle of professional removalists, Go With The Gecko can help with a high-quality cheap ute rental in Newcastle.

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 Newcastle? 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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