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Why AECT Charters?

Let AECT Bus Charters   handle all of your group transportation needs.  Servicing the Gold Coast and Brisbane for over 20 years , we’re experts at Group Transportation no matter where your journey takes you.

AECT Charters is committed to providing professional travel services to meet the needs of  our customers. Our service oriented staff will provide a personalised booking experience just for you, helping you schedule every detail of your day tour f   from beginning to end.

Having been on the Gold Coast for over 20 years we have seen the number of Retirement Villages grow rapidly. Most of the residents are still young at heart and often require transport for the many day tours and trips organised for them.

We’ve been involved with transporting elderly residents for many years and our drivers understand and are aware of the best ways to drive around with senior citizens. We can organise reliable transport for any travel requirements for retirement villages, Church visits, Shopping Trips, cultural trips, Bowling , Bowls evens and with our experience the whole process is a breeze and and the residents and their carers all have a good time on our buses. Some of the many locations popular with retirement villages day trips and tours are

Kenilworth Cheese Factory , Hinterland Wineries, Hinze Dam, Wivenhoe Dam, QPAC Theatre, Jupiters Casino, Prawn Farm, Beaudesert House Without Steps,Carnival of Flowers, Cinemas, Toowoomba, Bowling Centres, , Bowls Club Events, Whale Watching, Stradbroke Island, Natural Arch, Numimbah Valley, Springbrook National Park,Marian Valley Shrine, Lamington National Park.

Contact Us for a comprehensive list of tours and excursions and we will be happy to share that with you.

Our reputation for reliable, dependable, quality bus hire services has been instrumental in our success over the past 20 years and we invite you to try out our Special packages that are focussed on ensuring that senior citizens in your Retirement Village and aged care homes have a safe, enjoyable and memorable trip whenever they use our services.

Punctual and Professional Travel
AECT Charters is dedicated to providing sleek and professional buses in an efficient and timely manner. We’ll make sure our experienced drivers always plan to arrive early, so you won’t have to worry about running late.

Sleek and Comfortable Interiors
With updated and modern interiors on all buses, our services are perfect for transporting employees and clients alike. Travel in comfort with features * such as reclining seats, air conditioning, plenty of legroom, WiFi , power outlets, and more. We can also offer entertainment options such as televisions and DVD players for long trips.

Stay Connected
On-board PA systems make announcements and impromptu meetings easy while you’re traveling.

Navigate with Ease
Don’t let the stress of navigating unfamiliar city roads get in the way of your trip. Keep the socialising going on the road while one of our professional drivers handles the driving.


Price may vary depending on location, how long you’ll need the bus and other factors, email us at us or fill in an Enquiry Form  and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

You can reserve as many buses as you need. We’ll put together a fleet that’s perfect for you.
Email us at us or fill in an Enquiry Form  and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

Yes, email us at us or fill in an Enquiry Form and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

Break schedules will be negotiated between you and your driver(s) prior to the trip; however, drivers can only legally drive for 10 consecutive hours before they must take an 8-hour required break.Email us at us or fill in an Enquiry Form and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

Yes. Let us know what type of bus you prefer, and we’ll find the perfect one for you.Email us at and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

It is recommended that you throw away all remaining trash to avoid a $250 cleaning fee, but deep cleaning is not required. 

Yes. We can send pictures of your bus prior to your date upon request. Send us an email and we will get back to you.

No. Our  team will secure parking and staging areas for the bus prior to your trip.

You’ll be able to choose from amenities such as on-board restrooms, televisions with DVD players, plenty of storage space, reclining seats, and more. Smaller buses may offer different amenities. Email us or fill in an Enquiry Form and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

Providing food and drink is not required. You will only need to provide lodging for the driver(s) if your reservation spans multiple days.

Email us at or fill in an Enquiry Form and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

Yes. A deposit of up to 30% of the total trip cost will be due after you book your rental. Email us at or fill in an Enquiry Form and we will reply with the best options for you.

Your balance will need to be paid in full 30 days before your trip date.

Yes. We have a list of buses here, some with as few as 18 seats. Contact Us  to discuss other transportation options, such as minivans. 

Absolutely. Speaker systems and aux plug-ins are available upon request. Just make sure you  when you make the booking that you  mention you would like to play music on the bus 

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Australian East Coast Tours is a bus hire company based on the Gold Coast of Australia. With access to a variety of buses combined with superior customer service, we’ve got everything you need to schedule your next big trip. We can accommodate groups of all shapes and sizes, making us perfect for corporate events, weddings, sports teams, school groups, church trips, vacations, and more. Have any transportation questions you need answered? We make special efforts to server the senior citizen residing in Age Care Home and are happy to accommodate special requests as and when they are  made. Contact Us Today to find out how we can help you transport your residents in a safe , timely and organized manner.