Category Archive: Motoring

Jun 13 2017

Parking at Roma Street Parklands, Brisbane

My first reaction, when looking at the parking costs to visit Roma Street Parklands in Brisbane, was of shock when I saw the prices quoted at:

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Dec 18 2016

Police Operation Stopper – Drink Driving 17 Dec to 19th December 2016

17/18th December 2016 Friday night to Saturday morning.
Police conducted 17,766 random breath tests overall, with 41 drivers returning a positive result.

18/19th December 2016 Saturday night to Sunday morning.
Police conducted 15,037 random breath tests overall, with 11 drivers returning a positive result.

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Mar 25 2016

Drink Driving Results Easter 2016 Queensland

On Thursday 24th March 2016, 11,303 Random Breath Tests (RBT) were performed in Queensland.
58 Drink Driving Positives = 5.1 over-limit drink drivers in every 1,000 tested.

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Mar 21 2016

Operation Arid (Drink Driving), Victoria, March 2016

Operation Arid, Victoria, March 2016 Operation Arid, which ran from Friday to Monday, saw nearly 200 drivers test positive for drugs (1:9) and more than 250 drivers test positive to alcohol (1:478). Other statistics: – 155 disqualified or suspended drivers – 325 unlicensed drivers – 778 unregistered vehicles – 2626 speeding offences – 270 mobile …

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Feb 01 2016

Hyundai i20 Hatchback – Fuel Consumption

Hyundai i20 Hatchback – Average Fuel Consumption The official specs from www.hyundai.com.au/../i20/.. show the Fuel Consumption rates for the Hyundai i20 as: Automatic: 5.9 for average combined travel type 7.9 for Urban Travel Type Manual: 5.3 for average combined travel type 7.1 for Urban Travel Type A Real Life Example during November and December 2015, …

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Nov 19 2015

QLD Increased speeding enforcement – 80kpm. M1 Junctions 49 – 57

Increased speeding enforcement, Coomera, Queensland Officers from the Coomera Road Policing Unit will be increasing enforcement on the Pacific Motorway at Coomera/Upper Coomera This specific location is a roadwork site and is described as an 80km/h zone between exits 57 and 49 on the M1 in both directions. The increased enforcement follows numerous complaints from …

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Oct 22 2015

Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in New South Wales?

Driving in New South Wales Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in New South Wales? If you hold an overseas licence, you are allowed to drive the vehicles covered by your overseas licence in NSW indefinitely, as long as: You remain a temporary overseas visitor Your overseas licence remains current You have …

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Oct 22 2015

Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in Queensland?

Driving in Queensland Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in Queensland? If you are visiting Queensland (on a temporary visa) from another country, you can drive if you have a valid overseas licence. You can’t drive in Queensland with your overseas licence if you have been issued with a Queensland licence. Your …

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Oct 22 2015

Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in the Northern Territory?

Driving in the Northern Territory Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in the Northern Territory? Yes ?? you may use your Overseas Driver Licence providing that you have not been in the Northern Territory for a continuous period of three (3) months. If your Driver Licence is NOT in English, you must …

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Oct 22 2015

Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in Victoria?

Driving in Victoria Can I use my Overseas Driver Licence to drive in Victoria? If you hold a temporary visa: you are not required to get a Victorian driver licence and/or learner permit you can drive using your current overseas driver licence for the length of your stay your driver licence must be written in …

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