Just over 420km north of Perth is the Western Australian city of Geraldton. The region is major hub for several important industries including mining, farming and fishing but is also a popular tourist destination. With a comfortable climate and a plethora of natural and man-made attractions, Geraldton is a great place to spend some time. Whether you’re in the region for business or pleasure, visitors flying in to Geraldton and looking to explore the region are able to pick up a vehicle from Budget Car Hire located conveniently at Geraldton Airport.
Mt Magnet Road
Moonyoonooka WA 6532
The Geraldton region is steeped in history. Visitors wanting to immerse themselves in local history would be well served visiting the Chapman Valley Historic Society Museum about a 25 minute drive from Geraldton. Other places include the Greenough Museum, The Lighthouse Keeper’s Cottage, Oakabella Homestead and the Walkaway Railway Station Museum. The HMAS Sydney II Memorial is a glorious tribute to the 645 Australia soldiers who lost their lives during a World War II battle against the German Raider HSK Kormoran, whose wrecks were only found in 2008.
Geraldton Airport is located 11km east of Geraldton on Mt Magnet Road in the suburb of Moonyoonka. The airport services flights going to and from Perth, Carnarvon, Karratha, Port Hedlund and Kalgoorlie. Budget Car Hire operate out of the airport for the convenience of tourists and workers in the region. Book through Skedaddle for the best price guarantee and an easy, stress-free transaction.