Further vehicle recalls

Further vehicle recalls

We previously posted about the Takata air bag recall, and posted on our Facebook page about a Subaru recall. This week there have been recalls for the following makes and models: Volkswagen Golf MY2018-2019 MY2005-2008 Holden AH Astra 3-door Hatch, 5-door Hatch, Wagon...
Driving with dogs

Driving with dogs

Is this illegal?  Driving with an unrestrained dog in the car?  Well it depends on who you ask. There are lots of articles on line claiming that driving with an unrestrained dog in the car is illegal, like this one. Now sure, it is a bad idea to have a dog lolling...
RMS Reminder Service

RMS Reminder Service

We have heard in the news this morning that unregistered vehicle fines in Queensland have jumped 25% since they removed the registration stickers, and the Queensland government has 'saved' $2.3 million since removing the stickers.  We are hearing similar stories in...

The cost of registration

Now that the stickers have been gone from our cars for some time, how are you going with remembering your registration? There are a few potential issues if you drive unregistered, including you have no green slip and probably have voided your third party insurance,...

New mobile phone penalties

The laws in relation to mobile phones changed at the beginning of the month, but it is particularly relevant this weekend as this is the first double demerit point weekend since the penalties were increased.  In this article we are covering the rules and penalties for...