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Topless Jeep Wrangler
2 seat Auto
$139 per day

Topless Jeep Wrangler
4 seat Auto
$149 per day

Topless Jeep Wrangler
4 seat Manual
$149 per day

Topless Jeep Wrangler
5 seat Auto
$169 per day

MG3 Compact
5 seat Auto Hatch
$79 per day


Hyundai Tucson
5 seat Auto SUV 
$99 per day


Toyota RAV4
5 seat Auto SUV
$89 per day


LDV 7 seat
Auto People Mover 
$129 per day


All vehicles are main roads only. No access permitted along any part of West Point, Cockle Bay or Radical Bay Road.

Jeep Wranglers are not permitted overnight hire at Nomads Base Backpackers and must be returned prior to close of business on day of hire.

During our monsoonal wet season, Jeeps may not be topless for your hire. If rain prevents the top being down we do offer penalty free cancellation.

For more information, please read our VEHICLE HIRE TERMS, our IMPORTANT INFORMATION and our FAQ's.


  • Some of these roads are close to the mangroves - therefore higher salt inducing corrosion risk to under body including springs.

  • Progressive damage to struts, shock absorbers, wheels and tyres from rough, heavily rutted or potholed roads.

  • Damage to sway bars, links, bash plate, linkages, bushes and joints from rough, heavily rutted or potholed roads. 

  • Stone chip damage to paintwork or windscreens.

  • Damage to steering system.

  • Loss of wheel alignment.

  • Flat/damaged tyres.

  • Excessive dirt build up on brakes causing scouring and rust.

  • There is no insurance cover on these roads.

  • Damages to vehicles can take up to 3 months to get parts and have repairs done. 

  • At the start of your hire, you will be given a map and full instructions on where you can and cannot drive. If you drive on the out of bounds roads you WILL lose your security deposit - no exceptions

(a)Your booking is cancelled within 24 hours prior to the Start of Rental; or
(b) You fail to notify Us of Your intended cancellation prior to the Start of the Rental and fail to pick up the Vehicle,
You will be charged the Rental Charges for the Rental Period as booked unless We are able to rent the Vehicle to another
renter for an equivalent term and rate.
PLEASE NOTE: A cancellation is not effective until acknowledged and confirmed by Us.


  • Hire available to drivers over 21 years.

  • Must have full current Driver’s License – minimum one (1) year, all Australian and International licenses are accepted) Learners and Provisional licenses are not accepted.

  • An insurance excess of $4,000.00 is payable for all and any damage occasioned during the period of use, you may choose to reduce this excess. Excess reduction of $29 per day to reduce to $1500.00 (drivers aged 21 years to 79 years).

  • Drivers under 21 years are excluded from hire and drivers over 79 years excluded from insurance cover. Hirers over 79 years must provide their own full insurance for the vehicle hired.

  • Australian Residents - a refundable $200 Security Deposit will be held on a valid Credit Card or Visa or MasterCard Debit card. 

  • Overseas Residents and travellers - a refundable $500 Security Deposit will be held on a valid Credit Card or Visa or MasterCard Debit card. 

  • Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.

  • Refuelling costs are at Renter’s expense

  • Cars and rates subject to change without notice.

  • PLEASE NOTE: Some roads are excluded from use with our hire vehicles. NO ACCESS TO RADICAL BAY ROAD OR WEST POINT. Radical Bay Road is significantly damaged due to flooding and lack of repair. There are extremely large and deep craters across the road for the majority of the length of the road. This road has been closed to all vehicles. West Point Road is unsealed and very rough which can cause damage to the vehicles. Due to delays in parts arriving into Australia, any damage can cause vehicles to be off the road for up to 3 months and as such our vehicles may not be driven along any part of these roads. Access on these roads is strictly prohibited in our hire cars. If you drive down these roads you will forfeit your Security Deposit as the vehicle will need to be assessed for damages by a qualified mechanic, plus any damages found caused by travelling down this road.

  • RAIN EVENTS: In the case of rain, all topless jeeps must have the soft tops and windows in place. 

  • DRIVING ON BEACHES: Magnetic Island has many beautiful pristine beaches. Driving vehicles on beaches is not only illegal on Magnetic Island, it is also prohibited in our hire cars and Jeeps. Penalties will be applied for breaching this policy.

About Us

Magnetic Islands premiere car hire business. From fun Topless Jeeps to family SUV’s and Compact Hatchbacks, our quality range will help you make the most of your time on Magnetic Island.

Whatever you're into, fishing, snorkelling, exploring or birdwatching, we will tailor a package especially for you. 

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