Europcar has strengthened its presence in New
South Wales with the opening of three new branches in the Hunter
The new franchises at Maitland,
Muswellbrook and Singleton officially opened on 1 August 2009,
joining established Europcar branches in Newcastle and Newcastle
Airport to provide the full spectrum of vehicle rental services
for the region.
The new branches are regarded as
strategically important for Europcar, servicing one of Australia’s
most popular drive holiday destinations in the famous wine country
as well as the commercial needs of surrounding industry.
Franchisee Sarah Williams, an
experienced car rental manager whose family company boasts over 10
years successful operation in the local area, said she was excited
to be expanding through the Hunter Valley.
“Our established branches at Newcastle and Newcastle
Airport operate in excess of 100 vehicles which is characterised
by an extensive range of cars, trucks, vans, utes, buses and
4WD’s,’’ Ms Williams said.
“With Europcar expanding
operations into the Hunter with locations opening in Maitland,
Singleton and Muswellbrook, this will see the fleet expand to over
“Expanding the operations will
enable Europcar to be well represented in Newcastle and the Hunter
with five locations servicing the needs of our clients. It will
also mean that we can cater for the mining, construction,
pipeline, infrastructure, exploration, transport and logistics
industries,’’ she said.
Europcar Maitland can be
contacted on 02 49348900; Europcar Singleton is located at 28
George Street, Singleton, ph 02 65723900 and Europcar Muswellbrook
can be found at 94 Maitland Road, Muswellbrook ph 02 65413700.
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