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What is marine insurance, and do I need it?

Posted on 29th November 2019

Like other insurances, marine insurance prepares you for life’s unexpected scenarios. Though your vehicle is not sailing the seas on the Titanic, the likelihood of the ship sinking or running into enormous icebergs is highly unlikely, but marine insurance covers much more than extreme situations.

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Car Auction Tips for first time Bidders

Posted on 21st October 2019

Never been to a car auction before?  You’ll find them in most major cities with large auction houses typically running like a well-oiled machine.  It’s a good idea to pop along and see how a car auction runs before bidding so you have an idea of what is involved, how much time you will need to allow for and great chance to ask the staff any questions.  Here are some other tips to ensure it’s a positive experience…

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Your How-to Guide for Driving around Australia

Posted on 1st October 2019

Australia. Yep, she’s a pretty big place. So big in fact, Australia is a continent all by herself. If you plan on driving from one city to another, chances are it is going to take you some time. So, here are our top tips for long drives, hot days and continuous straight roads.

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Tips when Moving Abroad for University

Posted on 26th August 2019

Leaving home for university is a cocktail of mixed emotions. To help with the impending move we’ve collating the top tips to make the transition easier and get you on the right track. 

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Self-Drive New Zealand Foodie Tour

Posted on 20th July 2019

A staggering 71% of Australians favour the self-drive option when visiting New Zealand. Similar road rules, English as a first language and driving on the same side of the road make the self-drive choice an easy choice to make. So, when you’ve packed the campervan and ready for some Kiwi hospitality, here is some prime foodie hotspots (along with a lovely glass of vino. Or two).

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