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Putting Students First


This area will be looking at Qld Road Rules in some detail to help you be safer on the road and win arguments.


Each week on Facebook we will be adding a competition question, the following week the answer will be posted and added to this section.


This section is built using the following documents whch are part of the Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995:

  • Transport Operations (Road Use Management-Road Rules) Regulation 2009 (Current as at 31 March 2017).
  • Transport Operations (Road Use Management-Driver Licensing) Regulation 2010 (Current as at 24 February 2017).



This is a difficult one to understand, people judge, it's a fact of life, but when people judge those who are doing the right thing simply because they think they are doing it right you often have people getting upset unnecessarily.



Read more: Congestion

Curved T-Intersection

The most controversial competition questions I do seem to be the ones that don't fit the normal everyday expectations. The first example of these was the curved T-Intersection question that I added.

So lets have a look at this intersection and see how it works and what we should be looking for when things are different from the norm.

Read more: Curved T-Intersection

Give Way Vs Stop Signs

Which sign holds more weight?

If two cars are turning right and one faces a Stop Sign, the other a Give Way, who has the right of way?





Read more: Give Way Vs Stop

Single Vs Double Solid White Lines

There are a few ways the center line markings can be used to indicate what rules are relevant when it comes to turning and overtaking. Some quieter, less used roads don't have a line at all, more frequented roads have a dotted or broken center line.

In this article we will be looking at the difference between a Single Solid White Line and Double Solid White Lines. Do you know the difference?

Read more: Single Vs Double

Lane Ending Vs Lanes Merging

When two lanes become one there are two different ways the road markings are used to indicate who should give way. These are called "Lane Ending" and "Lanes Merging".

Read more: Lane Ending Vs Lanes Merging