RACQ has encouraged motorists travelling northbound through Brisbane CBD to make use of free tolls this weekend, as maintenance works continued on the Captain Cook Bridge.
RACQ has welcomed today’s announcement by the Queensland Government of more than $400 million in new, accelerated roads funding for drivers across the State, a move the Club had been calling for to help stimulate the economy.
RACQ has applauded the State Government’s announcement it would renew funding for the regional Household Resilience Program, which would create jobs and decrease insurance premiums in north Queensland.
As central Queenslanders continued to recover from last month’s ferocious hailstorm, RACQ has warned residents ‘storm chasers’ had come to town and were trying to coerce locals into lodging fraudulent insurance claims, which could push up local premiums.
As Queenslanders spent more time at home, RACQ has warned vehicle owners to be vigilant in securing their cars, with thousands stolen across the State in just three years, and May one of the worst months for theft.
New data has revealed 80 percent of Queenslanders need to overhaul their household budget if they’re to survive the economic pressure of the COVID-19 pandemic, prompting advice from RACQ Bank on the best ways to tackle the period ahead.
RACQ has issued an urgent warning to Queensland motorists after it was revealed by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) that 200,000 vehicles fitted with potentially deadly takata airbags were still on Aussie roads and 8000 were so dangerous they should not be driven at all.