4WD Hire Darwin

Darwin is the Capitol of the Northern Territory and is a 4WD jump off point into the Kakadu National Park. Darwin is a thoroughly modern Capitol and has the youngest average resident than any other city in Australia. Darwin has been rebuilt twice, once in World War II and once after Cyclone Tracy.

4WD hire is very easy in Darwin as all the major companies are here. Many of them are:

  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Thrifty
  • Europcar
  • Hertz

There are also many specialized 4WD safari companies located in Darwin. The population of Darwin is young and adventurous. The 4WD hire offers the young and old alike a way to see the diverse country of Northern Australia in style.

You can hire a 4WD for the day or go on holiday and camp in the outback. In preparing for 4WD hire in Darwin you should plan carefully. You need to decide if you will explore in the 'wet' or 'dry' seasons.

When on holiday by 4 wheel drive in some areas of the Northern Territory it is important you be aware of your surrondings and some of the more fearsome predators such as the Australian salt water crocodile. Many popular 4WD camps will put you in croc territory. Watch for croc warnings and adhere to them for your safety. Enjoy nature, but be sure to take precautions as you take in remote senic views.

Some of the fantastic areas available for 4WD treks near Darwin are:

  • Kakadu National Park: You will want to secure your 4WD in Darwin to explore the Kakadu. Darwin is the doorway to the national park and allows easy access.
  • Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre: Darwin has the largest city concentration of native Aboriginal people. Darwin is also multicultural and considered Australia's gateway into Asia.
  • Litchfield National Park: offering wonderful 4WD camping and scenery.
  • Territory Wildlife Park: take your 4WD from Darwin to the wildlife park and see wildlife in its natural state.

There are also terrific beaches available to explore. Darwin 4WD hire offers flexibility to see the outback the way you want to see it.