Know you're covered for the unexpected with RACQ Roadside Assistance

Whether you’re driving to uni, heading off on a road-trip with mates or travelling home late at night, the last thing you want to worry about is car trouble. Having RACQ at your fingertips means we could be there to help faster than mum and dad.

  • Don’t be caught out with no one to call: Breakdowns can happen unexpectedly. We know – we rescue 2,000 Queenslanders daily*.
  • Easily get help with our roadside assistance app: Use your smartphone to request assistance and track your patrol's location in real time.
  • Cover starts at just 32 cents per day~: Choose from multiple levels of cover to suit your budget.
  • Save $50 on roadside products and $35 on Everyday Lite: Discount available if you're aged between 16-20 years old+

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Save up to $50 if you're aged 16-20+

What does RACQ Roadside Assistance cover?

Broken down on the side of the road, or can't get your car going in the morning? Don't panic, here are some of the common breakdown causes we cover.

For more information on what is included, please read the roadside assistance terms and conditions.

  • battery
    Flat batteries
    If your battery is flat, we'll provide you with a jumpstart or organise a replacement battery at your cost.
  • fuel-pump
    Emergency fuel
    If you run out of fuel, we'll deliver enough unleaded or diesel to get you to a fuel station. Depending on your level of cover, the cost of fuel may be at your own expense. 
  • tire-wheel
    Tyre changing
    If you’ve got a flat tyre, we’ll help you fit your car’s roadworthy spare tyre.
  • car
    If you lock your keys in your car, we’ll attempt to access them for you.
  • Bogged vehicle
    Bogged vehicles
    We’ll help if your vehicle can be accessed from a constructed road or driveway.

What does RACQ Roadside Assistance cover

  • We cover the way you move
    We cover motorcycles, cars, EVs, RVs, scooters and more.
  • roadside-truck
    Easily get help with our app
    Use the RACQ Roadside Assistance app to request help in a few clicks.
  • laptop-with-phone-apps
    Manage your cover online
    It’s easy to make updates, set up direct debits and check your info through My RACQ.

Enjoy member discounts when you have RACQ Roadside Assistance~~

Free up your transport budget
Take 4 cents per litre off when you fill up at participating Caltex service stations.#
Treat yourself to a little entertainment
Save on eVouchers and eGift Cards for Event Cinemas and BCC Cinemas Queensland-wide.
Enjoy discounted retail therapy
Access discounted eGift Cards for iconic brands at leading retailers across Australia. 
Earn cashback rewards when you shop
Shop online with more than 200 fashion, beauty, pet, and home retailers and earn cashback rewards.

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Things to note

Terms, conditions and exclusions apply, for full details read the Roadside Terms and Conditions.

*Figures based on FY23 statistics. 

+Offer is available to Queenslanders between the ages of 16-20 years old only. Discount only applies to the first Roadside Assistance product. Offer is available until further notice, subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time. Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply, for full details read the Roadside Terms and Conditions.

~RACQ Everyday cover, billed yearly. Total annual cost from $116 (before discount). 

~~ Terms and conditions apply to all offers. View the individual offer for full details. Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.

#Conditions apply. Offer available at participating Caltex and Puma Energy service stations. Visit for details.

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