Better bike paths not blocked roads: RACQ

RACQ has renewed calls for investment in safe, connected, and separated cycling infrastructure after a report suggested roads should be closed to cars on Sundays in favour of bike riders.

RACQ's State Election scorecard 2020

Voters have been urged to check out RACQ’s online score card to determine which political parties have supported the Club’s transport priorities which aim to give Queenslanders access to safe, affordable and sustainable mobility.

Think outside the parking square

As COVID-19 restrictions eased and many commuters returned to using their vehicles, RACQ has encouraged motorists to think outside the box when it came to finding cheaper parking in Brisbane’s CBD.

SEQ hit hard by first storm of the season

Queenslanders have been warned to prepare for more severe and damaging weather, after RACQ saw a steep spike in insurance claims following a hailstorm in the State’s south east on Sunday.

Kingsford Smith Drive ready for traffic

After five years of construction RACQ has welcomed news the $650 million Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade was complete and urged motorists to take advantage of the time-saving upgrade.

Build the bridges Brisbane needs: RACQ

RACQ has thrown its support behind plans for a second Walter Taylor Bridge after reports Brisbane City Council was investigating a new river crossing near the plagued existing site.

Indooroopilly roundabout a good start RACQ

RACQ has supported Brisbane City Council’s $126 million plan to replace the Indooroopilly roundabout with an overpass, but called for better cycling infrastructure and more congestion busting projects for the western suburbs.

RACQ backs commitment for a second Bruce

RACQ has welcomed Labor’s $200 million promise to build an inland alternative to the Bruce Highway from Charters Towers to Mungindi if re-elected and called on other parties and the Federal Government to support the commitment.

Time to call out Queensland's worst roads

RACQ has called on motorists across Queensland to identify the State’s worst roads and help influence change by taking part in the Club’s Unroadworthy Roads Survey 2020.

RACQ welcomes funding to complete M1 upgrade

RACQ has welcomed Labor’s commitment of $500 million for the final stage of the M1 upgrade between Daisy Hill and the Logan Motorway, which was one of the Club’s top priorities ahead of the State Election.

Pollies given stern reminder from RACQ

As Queensland State Election campaign ramped up ahead of 31 October, RACQ has warned political parties to avoid distracting motorists and blocking footpaths with signage.

RACQ supports parking pain relief

RACQ has backed the Greens’ plan to make parking free for patients and staff after it was reported the party would buy back privately-owned carpark facilities at public hospitals across Queensland.

RACQ supports investment to protect FNQ

UPDATE 4PM WEDNESDAY: Both sides of politics have made election commitments to boost resilience and mitigation projects in Queensland regions often impacted by severe weather.

The Rock stops traffic in SEQ

A Hollywood film set would close several streets around Coorparoo and Strathpine from this afternoon, prompting a warning from RACQ for local drivers to be aware of the changes to road conditions.

Protest to cause traffic headache

RACQ has warned motorists to expect delays to this morning’s commute, with local residents to stop traffic during a protest against a high-rise development at Kangaroo Point.

Crash causes huge delays

RACQ has urged drivers to allow extra time after a crash on the Gateway Motorway at Carindale caused massive delays to the morning commute.

Why commuters shun public transport: RACQ

A new RACQ survey has revealed COVID-19 had driven commuters away from catching the bus, train and ferry, prompting calls for an integrated public transport authority to find solutions to moving locals around our cities safely.

How pollies fared on RACQ's scorecard

Are you preparing to head to the ballot box but still don’t know what your local candidates stand for when it comes to roads, infrastructure and mobility? RACQ has done the hard work for you.

Inform yourself ahead of the State Election: RACQ

RACQ has encouraged Queensland voters to take a good look at the Club’s Election Scorecard before heading to the polls, to see which parties support the policies and priorities to keep Queensland moving.

Jobs created, lives saved: RACQ

RACQ has applauded the Federal Government’s budget cash splash of more than $2.6 billion for Queensland transport and road projects which would bust congestion, improve road safety and help the economy recover from COVID-19.

Save time and skip the queue

To improve the experience of its members, RACQ has implemented some exciting new changes to the Club's systems and services, making it easier than ever to take out a new policy, make a claim or update your details online.

Huge weekend for RACQ Air Rescue Network

From motorbike and car crashes, to transferring unwell Queenslanders to other hospitals across the State, RACQ Air Rescue Network crews were kept busy over the long weekend.

Drivers slugged by long weekend fuel hike

RACQ has warned drivers to do their homework before filling up for the long weekend or risk getting stung at the bowser, with unleaded prices varying by as much as 40 cents per litre (cpl) across the south east.

What you can do today to get storm ready

As the Bureau of Meteorology predicted a wild summer of weather with a 70 percent chance of a La Nina system forming, RACQ launched its Severe Weather Hub to help Queenslanders prepare.

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