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Hippie Campers - budget backpacker campervan & motorhome rentals

With hire fees starting at $29 per day, Hippie Campers are among the cheapest campervan hire companies in Australia, but still provide the ultimate in transport and accommodation, allowing you to enjoy the cruisy lifestyle of Australia's east coast economically and in style. With an eye-catching flower-power exterior your Hippie campervan will stand out from the crowd.

Established in 2006, Hippie Campers have quickly become popular with budget conscious travellers throughout Australia and New Zealand, claiming to have the newest and best fleet of campervans available in the budget market.


Hippie offer the choice of two campervan models, which are no more than 2 years old and are equipped with everything you need, including a double bed, fridge, gas cooker, sink, safe and more.  Unlike some competitors, Hippie provides all living equipment, maps and campground guides. Hippie also provide car hire.


Standard conditions include the following:

  • All Hippie Camper vehicles can be driven on a standard current car driver's licence
  • Rentals are available for drivers between the ages of 18 and 75
  • No additional fee for extra drivers
  • Discounts are available for long term rentals
  • Minimum rental for all vehicles is 10 days
  • One way rentals are available for an extra cost
  • There is no limit to the number of kilometres travelled


Every vehicle is supplied with the following at no extra cost:

  • Cooking and eating utensils
  • Linen and bedding
  • Maps and camping ground guides
  • Discount vouchers, including 10% discount at Top Tourist Caravan Parks
  • Safety tips
  • Local or regional information

Optional extras available for an additional cost:

  • Outdoor table and chairs
  • Heater/fan
  • GPS navigation system
  • Satellite phones
  • Emergency satellite safety beacon

Breakdown and accident assistance

Each Hippie Camper rental includes:

  • 24 hour roadside assistance
  • Third party insurance cover
  • Vehicle insurance cover, for which a bond is payable, which may be reduced by paying an additional per-day fee


Hippie Campers are available from branches in:

  • Brisbane
  • Cairns
  • Melbourne
  • Sydney

Hippie Campers cannot be driven in Tasmania, Western Australia or the Northern Territory.


Hippie Campers' website :

  • Enables you to make your booking on-line
  • Provides videos of their campervans
  • Has a range of photos
  • Contains information on places to stay and things to do


Information in this article is sourced from the Hippie Campers website, it is subject to change without notice, may not be factual or correct and must not be relied upon. Information is provided to assist in making decisions -- confirm all details with the supplier before making your decision.

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