How solar security systems work

Security cameras not only capture intruders during the act, but also make them think twice when entering a premises which is monitored. Cameras are also useful for keeping an eye on workers to make sure proper workplace health and safety standards are being adhered to. Our solar security system consists of a fully integrated unit […]

The challenges and benefits of night time construction

Performing construction work at night can have benefits for the project, the construction crew, and the public too. Night time construction reduces risks to travellers and the crew from traffic. It also helps traffic continue to flow during peak daytime hours. Another benefit is that the weather is cooler, which makes work easier and potentially […]

Variable message signs vs. LED signs

While trailer mounted variable message signs (VMS) and LED signs share similarities, they are actually quite different in their design and usage. VMS boards primarily display text and are most commonly uses on roads to capture a driver’s attention as they pass by. They often display simple text messages with the objective of providing a […]

3 different ways of promoting your business or event

There are a few options for promoting your business or event at ETC hire. Each one has different usage scenarios, and combining them all can result in an effective advertising campaign with a wide reach. VMS Boards These boards come in a one colour (amber) or five colour variety. Variable message sign (VMS) boards feature […]


These water filled road barriers have superior design and engineering, producing one of the safest and strongest barriers in the world. Ricochet barriers are the first ever barrier system to achieve the MASH Standards in Australia and New Zealand. All Crash Tested Water Barriers must pass the new stringent MASH testing to meet Australian Standards […]

Temporary fencing – Which option is right for you?

We have a few options for temporary fencing available at ETC Hire. Each type of fencing has different features and uses. You may require more than one type of fencing for your event or worksite to achieve your desired outcome. Hoarding Panels These panels are commonly used to keep the public away from dangerous areas. […]

Be Seen with Eye-catching Indoor LED Advertising Displays

LED advertising displays provide high impact advertising and are perfect for shopping centres and storefronts, real estate offices and car showrooms. Our advertising LED’s are three times brighter than LCD/LED TV’s and much easier to move around and install. Each screen has wheels for easy mobility and simply plugs into a standard mains port. No […]

Essential Equipment for Events

Here’s an outline of some of the most popular event items and their uses. Depending on the size and duration of your event, you may need a few of each to get the intended result. Signage Provide a schedule of the day’s events, car park directions or any other information with a variable message board […]

New Portable Radar Speed Check Sign

The latest addition to our product range for hire is the portable radar speed check sign. Featuring the same functionality as the trailer-mounted radar speed check sign, the portable version is ideal for temporary setups where mobility and quick setup is needed. This new lightweight design is easily handled by one person and can fit […]


Increase your EOFY Sales Visibility with VMS and LED Signs!

If you’re wanting to increase visibility for your EOFY sales, our Gold Coast and Brisbane LED signs, advertising displays and VMS trailers are the answer! We have a large fleet of high quality, Australian-made VMS and LED signs that will make your business stand out from your competitors! Our variable message signs and LED trailers […]