8 Frequently Asked Road Rules You Should Know

Written by Omid Karimi

A lot of new drivers feel that some road rules are complex and frightening. Some have uncertainty when it comes to a few road rules. It's understandable if you feel that way, too. And we've encountered a bunch of the same questions asking for more clarifications on some of the road rules. So we've put together a list of the most often asked road rules for you. Hopefully, this will help you learn more about the rules and be confident on the road. 

1. Changing lanes and merging. 

Most beginner drivers are terrified when it comes to changing lanes and merging into traffic. Most people think that the driver on the left must always give way to the right when merging. 


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How to Stay Safe When Night Driving

Written by Omid Karimi

Driving at night can be dangerous, especially when you're driving in a remote area. There are a lot of obstacles drivers may face when driving at night compared to driving during the day.  

Newbie drivers are hesitant to drive at night and that’s only normal. Even experienced drivers are cautious to drive at night. So for those who are still learning, remember to be extra cautious when driving at night. Here are some tips on what you should do to stay safe when driving at night.


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Things to Keep in Your Car at All Times

Written by Omid Karimi

Some prefer to travel light whether they are commuting to work or going on a road trip. But you should have these several things in your car in case something goes wrong during your drive. It is already given that you should have your important documents. This includes documents like proof of insurance, licence and registration, and emergency contacts.

Here is a list of other things that will come in handy in case of an emergency.

1. Glove essentials 

Stop rummaging through your stuff all over the car. You'll never know when you might need to write a note on one of your trips. So keep a small notepad and a pen in your glove compartment. This way you'll be ready to make a note when needed. If you are a tech-savvy person and know how to take notes using some note-taking apps (like Evernote, Google Keep, Samsung Notes, etc.) on your phone, great. You can ditch the pen and paper. You can also include a coin purse to keep spare change for supermarket trolleys.


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10 Unusual Road Rules That Will Surprise You

Written by Omid Karimi

Have you received a fine when speeding through a red light? How about the time when you parked at a "No Parking" sign?  

Those are some common situations where drivers consciously break the rules. And there are some uncommon rules you probably did not know about and could cost you a considerable amount of money.  

You should know these rules to get yourself out of trouble.


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Defensive Driving: What You Need To Know

Written by Omid Karimi

Driving can be unpredictable. There are many incidents that could happen on the road. Either you're on your way to work, going out for groceries, or going on a long road trip. It is important to be prepared on how to respond to sudden situations. That is why it's necessary to know how to do defensive driving. 

Well, you can get the idea about defensive driving but what is it exactly?

 It's a set of driving skills that allows drivers to avoid collisions, drunk drivers, and navigate through bad weather.


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6 Driving Manoeuvres You Should Master - Guides And Tips

Written by Omid Karimi

Driving manoeuvres can be a bit stressful and intimidating to learn. It's complicated for some people and others learn it quickly. 

The difference is due to how old they are and where they learn it from. That is why it's important to get the knowledge from the right people. You will learn different manoeuvres and tips from your driving lessons. Not only will this help you prepare yourself for the test but will make things easier on the road. So be sure you got the right set of knowledge before you get on the road.


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34 Common Reasons for Failing a Driving Test

Written by Omid Karimi

There are numerous reasons people fail driving tests for. In our previous blog post, we discussed 4 main reasons for failing a driving test. Now, this is an expansion of that post with a lot more reasons added to the list. 


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21 Ways to Help You Calm your Nerves Before a Driving Test

Written by Omid Karimi

Taking a driving test can be nerve-wracking. For a lot of people, it's a stressful time thinking that they're not prepared to take the test. And learning only from a relative rather than a qualified driving instructor can be a reason. This adds to more anxiety and nervousness.

So are the students who have been through a driving school relaxed on the test day? Not really! Everyone gets nervous when it comes to any kind of tests. I've never heard from any of my students that 'they are chilled' on the test day!


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Greenslopes Driving Test Route (Driving Test Tips)

Written by Omid Karimi

Greenslopes Driving Test Route

This is a footage of a real driving test at Greenslopes driving test centre (Greenslopes CSC) with narration from a professional driving instructor. This is not the only driving test route in Greenslopes. This footage gives you an idea of how a driving test at Greenslopes driving test centre is.

The video is packed with tips for driving test at Greenslopes driving test centre.


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Ultimate Guide For Passing Test At Greenslopes First Time

Written by Omid Karimi

This is an ultimate guide (2022) to passing your driving test at Greenslopes driving test centre. Learn how to pass your driving test at Greenslopes first try.    

 If you are thinking about doing your practical driving test in Greenslopes or if you have already booked your driving test in Greenslopes driving test centre, you find this information immensely helpful.     

 Disclaimer: This information is not to replace your driving lessons but a guide that can complement your driving lessons. "Is Greenslopes test centre hard to pass your driving test at? What is Greenslopes test centre pass rate? My friends say if you can pass your driving test at Greenslopes, you can drive anywhere in Australia."  WOAH . That's a bald statement.      


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