RACQ Bank says NO to cyberbullying

This ‘Stop Cyberbullying Day’, RACQ Bank has encouraged its members to make their online safety a top priority, at the same time announcing the Bank had implemented measures to prevent online bullying and harassment.

Drivers warned of full Riverside Expressway closure

RACQ has warned drivers of changed road conditions this weekend when Brisbane’s busy Riverside Expressway closed for three nights while major construction works took place on the Queen’s Wharf development.

How to get to RACQ MotorFest

Motoring enthusiasts heading to RACQ MotorFest this Sunday have been urged to plan their trip ahead of time with this year’s event held at a new location.

Budget must stem congestion, hike public transport lull

RACQ has urged the Palaszczuk Government to deliver congestion-busting infrastructure projects and prioritise public transport in the upcoming State Budget with new data confirming Greater Brisbane traffic is worse in some areas than pre-COVID levels.

Independent servos help drivers save

RACQ has urged drivers to fill the tank at independent service stations offering the cheapest deals after it was revealed motorists in Australia’s five largest cities could have saved almost half a billion dollars by doing so last year.

Council's e-scooter scheme on track, but more work needed

RACQ has called for better infrastructure to encourage greater suburban uptake of e-scooters and e-mobility devices and more enforcement for those who break the road rules, following the release of Brisbane City Council’s plan to support the rapidly growing technology.

'Left turn on red' scheme to be scrapped

RACQ has warned motorists to keep their wits about them at intersections after the State Government moved to scrap a program allowing drivers to turn left on a red traffic light.

Federal funding needed to stem road death crisis

RACQ has called on the Federal Government to commit desperately needed funding in the upcoming Budget to fast-track vital road safety upgrades and halt the growing number of lives being lost on Queensland roads.

Questions raised over Coomera Connector: RACQ

RACQ has urged the State Government to release more detail about its plans for the Coomera Connector after it was revealed the first stage designs of the $1.5 billion road project may be reduced from six to four lanes in some sections.

Dos and don'ts of lending money to family

As house prices continued to soar, Australians wanting to enter the property market have reportedly turned to family members to help secure home loans, with the “Bank of Mum and Dad” now Australia’s ninth largest lender.

Check the health of your superannuation today

As new figures revealed many Australians struggled to maintain the levels of superannuation they’d need for a comfortable retirement, RACQ has offered several tips on how to check in and revive this vital future security blanket.

Don't replace rego, licence fees with travel tax

RACQ has questioned a proposal to overhaul licence fees, stamp duty, fuel excise and registration in favour of a tax per kilometre travelled, saying it would add an unnecessary burden to everyday families, without supporting Australia’s transition to electric vehicles (EVs).

Military ruse behind latest car selling scams

Queensland's peak motoring body has issued an urgent warning to car buyers to be on the lookout for dodgy sellers impersonating military personnel, after new figures revealed Australians had already lost more than $288,000 to vehicle scams so far this year.

Riverside Expressway closed for 10 nights

RACQ urged Brisbane drivers to plan alternate routes when the Riverside Expressway temporarily closed on selected nights over the next three weeks for construction on the Queen’s Wharf development.

FNQ cops a drenching on flood watch

Far north Queensland was on high alert, as a weather system in the Coral Sea brought hundreds of millimetres of rain to the region, with falls of up to 300 millimetres per day expected in the days ahead.