New multi-million dollar Goldfields' branch for AFS Group

New multi-million dollar Goldfields’ branch for AFS Group

September 2019

AUS Fleet Solutions (AFS) has a new Thrifty Car & Truck Rental branch at Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport. The new custom-designed facility is state-of-the-art and part of a multi-million-dollar expansion in the Goldfields, demonstrating AFS’s support towards the mining region’s growth. The new branch offers customers an integrated, one-stop-shop for fleet management services, with Thrifty Car & Truck Rental, mechanical services and repairs (AUS Mechanical Services), used car sales (AUS Vehicle Sales) and fixed-term leasing (AUS Vehicle Leasing). An extensive range of rental vehicles includes mine-spec vehicles for exploration, plus commercial vehicles and passenger vehicles for tourists, Government agencies and individuals. Thrifty WA Owner and Managing Director, Keith Bedell, has run Thrifty Kalgoorlie since the late 1970s. He has overseen its growth from a fleet of five vehicles, to now over 400. “The bigger facility at our new airport location has given us the capability to grow our operations and our employee base,” Mr Bedell said. “We now have a much more diverse service offering for the benefit of our customers, which has also allowed us to be part of the local mining industry’s upturn.”  The Goldfields’ expansion is part of Thrifty WA’s growth Statewide, with new locations and service offerings also in Geraldton, Bunbury and soon, Port Hedland.  Thrifty Kalgoorlie is located on Hart Kerspein Drive, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport. Click here for contact details.