Cars / Campers / Vans

Before a vehicle is handed over it is given a complete mechanical check by Darren. Any faults found that are critical to the safe and reliable operation of the vehicle are repaired. It is then given a service - oil change, new oil filter, new air filter, etc. Finally it is given a thorough road test to make sure it runs efficiently and reliably. Please feel free to get an independent opinion on the mechanical condition of the vehicle that you're interested in.
All vehicles have current wof and rego. If you wish vehicles can be equipped with camping gear.

AUSTRALIA - GOLD COAST (Brisbane)

    AUSTRALIA - GOLD COAST (Brisbane) Do you need help buying a car in Australia?
Darren's sister Shelley lives at the beautiful Gold Coast, about one hour south of Brisbane. Like us here in New Zealand Shelley can assist you buying a suitable vehicle for your holiday in Australia and everything involved with it.
Just send us an email and Shelley will get in touch with you :0)

Estima 2004/2005 new shape

Estima 2004/2005 new shape

AVAILABLE AGAIN MID JANUARY


Automatic. Petrol.
Easy and safe cruiser with airbags, ABS, aircon, central locking, electric windows, and all the mod cons.

Most of them have already been converted into a cosy wee camper for two. With double bed and storage and all camping equipment.

Some of them still have the rear seats - great for three oder four people with luggage, camping equipment etc and the 2.4l engine ist strong enough to get you up the Southern Alps no worries ;0) The seats can be folded down for the occasional night in the van.

Nissan Caravan 1993

Nissan Caravan 1993

RESERVED

Manual. Diesel.
Little "real" camper with sofa and table that can be transformed to a cosy bed, lots of storage under the seats and shelves for small stuff. In the back there is a little camp kitchen with gas cooker, chilly bin and all kitchen accessories. Long wheelbase, high roof.

Nissan Presage 2005

Nissan Presage 2005

AVAILABLE AGAIN MID JANUARY


Automatic. Petrol.
small sleepervan roomy enough for two people plus luggage. Easy and safe cruiser with air con, central locking, electric windows, and all the mod cons. Low mileage! Rear seats swapped for a cosy bed :0)

Primera 2001 Stationwagon / Kombi

Primera 2001 Stationwagon / Kombi

AVAILABLE AGAIN MID JANUARY


Manual. Petrol.
Spacious car with lots of room for luggage. Central locking, electric windows, aircon, etc. Foldable back seats.

Toyota Hiace 1991

Toyota Hiace 1991

AVAILABLE AGAIN MID FEBRUARY


Manual. Diesel.
Campervan with cosy double bed and under bed storage for luggage etc. three seats in the front.

Corolla 2001 Hatchback / Fliessheck (sold)

Corolla 2001 Hatchback / Fliessheck
Automatic. Petrol.
Comfortable car with enough room for 2 to 3 people plus luggage. Central locking, electric windows, airbags, abs, etc. Foldable back seats.

Ford Econovan 1997 (sold)

Ford Econovan 1997

Manual. Petrol.
Spacious simple camper for two people. Long wheel base gives extra room to move and lots of storage. So you'll even survive a rainy day in comfort :0) She's got quite a few scuffs and scratches, but like all our vehicles she's got a new WoF and full mechanical service! And of course all camping equipment and our services free of charge ;0)

Ford Econovan Maxi 96 (sold)

Ford Econovan Maxi 96
Manual. Petrol.
pretty roomy van with double bed in the back and little cupboard with table and space for the small bits and pieces. Long wheel base gives you extra room to move and even survive a rainy day in comfort :0)

Ford Falcon 2006 (sold)

Ford Falcon 2006 Automatic. Petrol.
Spacious wagon suitable for 3 to 4 people plus luggage. Enough power for New Zealand's hills and mountains. comfortable and safe with air con, airbags, abs, cruise control, etc

Honda Odyssey 2000 (sold)

Honda Odyssey 2000

Automatic. Petrol.
Nice tidy car for its age with low km, all the mod cons like central locking, airbags, ABS, air conditioning, electr windows, etc Built in bed in the rear with storage underneath.

Kia Carnival 2002 (sold)

Kia Carnival 2002
Automatic. Petrol.
Shows rear seats in photo, but has been fitted out with a cosy bed in the back. Plus airbags, ABS, aircon etc. Two seats in the front and if you wish with complete camping gear and buyback.

Mazda Bongo 1999 (sold)

Mazda Bongo 1999
Manual. Petrol.
Medium size van with cosy double bed in the back, curtains to block out the sun in the morning and lots of storage for luggage etc. Ready to go with new WoF and service check!

Mazda Familia 1998 (sold)

Mazda Familia 1998
Automatic. Petrol.
Little whizzer with enough space for two people plus backpacks :0) Economic. What else do you need?

Mazda MPV 1999 (sold)

Mazda MPV 1999
Automatic. Petrol. Comfortable sleeper-car for two people. Double bed in the back with adequate storage for luggage and camping equipment. Air con, electric windows, central locking, airbags etc.

Nissan Bluebird 1996 - 2000 (sold)

Nissan Bluebird 1996 - 2000

Automatic. Petrol.
Air con, electric windows, airbags. Comfortable car for long journeys for up to two/three people - depending on the luggage ;0) Economic.

Nissan Homy 1992 (sold)

Nissan Homy 1992
Manual. Petrol.
Spacious campervan for two people. Cosy sofa bed in the back, two seats in the front. Under bed storage for luggage, camping equipment and more. As with all our vehicles the van is ready to go with new WoF and service check.

Nissan Homy 1993 (sold)

Nissan Homy 1993
Automatic. Petrol with LPG tank.

Great campervan for two people. Clever sofabed for sitting comfortably during the day and double bed at night. Lots of storage for luggage, camping equipment etc. Runs on petrol and LPG - very economical! :0)
Manual choke and manual change between LPG and petrol. basic technical understanding of advantage ;0)
As always the van can be fully equipped and ready to go.

Nissan Primera 1999 (sold)

Nissan Primera 1999
Automatic. Petrol.
Air con, airbags, central locking, electric windows, etc. Comfortable and economic car for long journeys. Luggage can be stored out of sight in the boot.

Nissan Pulsar 1997 (sold)

Nissan Pulsar 1997
Automatic. Petrol.
Great car for two to three people plus luggage. Easy and economic to drive. Ready to go with new Wof and service check, camping equipment and buyback-agreement! :0)

Nissan Sunny 1996 - 2004 (sold)

Nissan Sunny 1996 - 2004
automatic. Petrol.
Air con, electric windows, airbag, central locking. Comfortable little car for long journeys. Economic. Nobody can see your belongings in the boot.

Nissan Vanette 1998 (sold)

Nissan Vanette 1998
Automatic. Petrol.
Great little Campervan for two people with cosy double bed and under bed storage for luggage etc. Easy to drive with automatic transmission. Sold with new Wof and service check :0)

Nissan Vanette 1999 - 2003 (sold)

Nissan Vanette 1999 - 2003
Automatic. Petrol.
The "more modern" gems in our fleet! Clean, tidy and next to no dents or scratches ;0) low mileage, cosy double bed with draws and storage box underneath, quite clever really. same deal as with all our buyback vehicles: fully equipped with camping gear, new WoF and service and our advice and service free of charge of course :0)

Nissan Vanette 2000 (sold)

Nissan Vanette 2000
Manual. Petrol.
Ideal campervan for two backpackers. Simple, no fuss but low km's and with everything you need for a great tour around New Zealand. Ready to go with double bed, storage, camping stuff, road maps, etc. Buyback agreement for a no-stress finsh of your holiday. Return as agreed, pocket the money, fly home :0)

Nissan Wingroad 2004 (sold)

Nissan Wingroad 2004
Automatic. Petrol.
Compact wagon with airbags, ABS, central locking, aircon, electr. windows etc. Enough space for up to three people plus luggage. Grab a tent out of our chaotic second hand camping storage and off you go and enjoy your independent New Zealand adventure! :0)

Toyota Corolla 1996 (sold)

Toyota Corolla 1996
Automatic. Petrol.
Comfortable little car for long journeys for two, three people plus luggage. Aircon for hot days - yes, sometimes we get them indeed ;0) Economic. Nobody can see your belongings in the boot.

Toyota Estima 1994 - 1999 (sold)

Toyota Estima 1994 - 1999
Automatic. Petrol.
Very popular compact and cosy backpacker van :0) Easy to drive, comfortable and reliable. Ready to go with everything you need for your independent New Zealand adventure. Two seats in the front, double bed in the back.

Toyota Gaia 1998 (sold)

Toyota Gaia 1998


Automatic. Petrol.
Estima's "little brother' :0)
Easy to drive, comfortable and reliable. Perfect for three to four people plus luggage and camping equipment :0)

Toyota Hiace 2001 (sold)

Toyota Hiace 2001
Manual. Petrol.
Spacious campervan for two people. Cosy double bed in the back, under bed storage for luggage, camping equipment and more. As with all the buyback vehicles the van is fully equipped and ready to go.

Toyota Hiace Custom 1994 (sold)

Toyota Hiace Custom 1994
Automatic. Diesel.
Spacious sleeper van for two people with cosy double bed in the back which can be foldet into a sofa during the day. Additional shelves for extra storage space. And of course with buyback agreement and fully equipped with everything you need for your trip around New Zealand :0)

Toyota Hiace Super Custom 1998 (sold)

Toyota Hiace Super Custom 1998

Automatic. Petrol.
Great for two people with extra comfy big mattress in the back. Storage under the bed for all the camping stuff and luggage. As with all our vehicles we supply complete camping equipment for free and the vehicles have a brand new full mechanical service and of course a new Warrant of Fitness. Buyback agreement at the end of your trip means you won't have to hang out in Auckland and spoil the last few weeks of your holiday trying to sell your vehicle.

Toyota Hiace XL 1990 (sold)

Toyota Hiace XL 1990 Manual. Diesel.
Cleverly designed van with high roof, extra space and lots of storage above and beneath the bed. Space enough for extra luggage plus surf board ;0)

Toyota RAV4 1997 (sold)

Toyota RAV4 1997

Automatik. Benziner. 4 wheel drive.
Little four wheel drive for excursions off the beaten track. Great for two people plus luggage. Put on your hiking boots, pack a tent and camping equipment and you can enjoy New Zealand's great outdoors properly!!

Toyota Starlet 1996 (sold)

Toyota Starlet 1996
Automatic. Petrol.
Reliable and economic little run about for max two people and luggage.
Features central locking, air con, electr. windows, airbags etc. And of course with camping equipment and buyback agreement :0)

Toyota Townace 1998 (sold)

Toyota Townace 1998
Manual. Petrol.
Reliable, small van - no frills. Enough space for two people with luggage and camping equipment. Roofracks if you want for kayak, surfboard,...? Cosy bed on wheels in typical Toyota quality. :0)

Maintenance Tips

That road conditions and the availability of road side service are often not the same as for example in Germany. Therefore we strongly recommend doing the following checks & services to help insure a more trouble free and enjoyable holiday:
  • Check oil & water daily
  • Change oil and service vehicle every 5,000km, incl. oil filter change and air filter clean
  • Periodically check the tyre pressure and make sure they are well pumped up
  • Stop the car immediately and seek advice if you notice anything out of the ordinary, especially unusual noise, raising temperature, etc
It doesn't take much to look after your 'trusty transport' but these little things can make a big difference. Not only will it be better for the engine and help prevent nasty surprises it will also help reduce fuel consumption.