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About Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours
Safari 4wd Hire is a family owned and operated business with over 15 years experience specialising in providing personalised service for couples, families and small groups wishing to hire off road vehicles to explore the amazing world heritage listed Fraser Island. Our office in Hervey bay is perfectly located only in the centre of town just a short drive to the Fraser Island barge landing. We’re even recommended by Lonely Planet, Rough Guides & Lets Go Travel Books!
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Looking for 6 seater 4wd in Herwey bay. Finally found Safari 4x4 hire. Car was older but well maintaned Prada. Everything was working even air cond. Happily can recommend Safari 4x4 hire based on our experience with the company

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timom453
davidrW3101WX, Owner at Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Hi Timo Thanks for the review. Glad to hear you had a great day. Regards David

Reviewed September 5, 2018

We hired a 4WD for 2 days from Safari. They were very helpful, planning out our route for us and telling us which tracks were okay at the moment and which to avoid and giving very useful advice about how to drive safely on sand....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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davidrW3101WX, Owner at Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

Hi Guys Thanks for the great review, we love helping all of our customers. Regards David

Reviewed April 26, 2018

We rented a 4WD from Safari 4WD for 4 days. David is very knowledgeable and patient. He taught us how to drive 4WD on the island. He gave us advice on island route. He even design a trip plan for us - on the 1st...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sydney_Zoe
davidrW3101WX, Owner at Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Guys Thanks for the great review. I am glad that you had a great time on Fraser and the we were able to help you. Regards David

Reviewed November 2, 2017

We planned a trip to Fraser and needed to hire a 4WD to be able to drive on the Island. We were recommended Safari 4WD as a very reliable company. The booking for the car and the barge to Fraser Island were booked by email...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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davidrW3101WX, Owner at Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

Hi Guys Thanks for the great review, glad to hear you had a great time on Fraser. I will pass on your comments to Jason, I am sure he will be pleased to hear you had a great time.

Reviewed June 3, 2017

Car worked fine though it was stripped and worn. However, most rude staff I have ever encountered, and I am one of those people that never say these type of things... They ensured all equipment was tested, after we inquired in skepticism, got to island..broken...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank travisclark
davidrW3101WX, Owner at Safari 4WD Hire Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2017

Hi Travis C I am very surprised to hear about your experience with our vehicle, equipment and service. All of our camping equipment is checked and cleaned after each hire, all of the gas stoves are checked and tagged with the date of the inspection...More

Reviewed September 6, 2015

Rented a 4WD from this firm for a 1 day tour of Fraser Island. Not a very good vehicle which made the day a bit less of a highlight than it deserved to be. The vehicle was very old, needed better servicing and struggled to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Briallis
Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Do not read anymore reviews on this company after this one. Dave the owner is the most arrogant and rude person I have ever met in my life. We hired a vehicle off him for a week and it smelt like vomit, when we asked...More

10  Thank otumoetaiexpress
Reviewed July 16, 2014

Fraser experience was amazing its a must do! BUT dont go with this company. We dropped the rental car back at 6:30pm (after 2days on Fraser) in the dark after been cleaning the car (washed inside & out) at local service station and fulling the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
8  Thank 139kate
Reviewed February 12, 2014

I do not recommend anyone to hire a vehicle from this company. We hired a vehicle from this company, were asked for full payment upfront, and it broke down on day 2 of our trip to Fraser Island. We had to abandon the vehicle in...More

Date of experience: December 2013
8  Thank Gunter R
Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

We had an awesome time on Fraser. The outside of the land cruiser was a bit worn due to the rough conditions on fraser. But technically the car was on a good condition. The guys said we would get stuck with it and we didn't....More

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