With more West Australians eager to get back out and explore our beautiful State, RAC wants to ensure the community does this as safely as possible. Take the worry out of preparing your vehicle for your next adventure and make the most of our free vehicle health checks and caravan safety training sessions.

How we’ve helped WA travellers so far

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Vehicle health checks

Over 607 vehicle health checks and counting across Perth metro, south-west, mid-west and the Pilbara.
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Common issues found

Low oil, faulty brakes, depleted batteries and poor tyre quality common issues identified

Caravan sessions

1008 have attended caravan sessions across Perth metro, south-west, mid-west and the Pilbara so far.

Where we've been


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Free vehicle health checks

RAC patrols are out in the community to help you check your vehicle before you get on the road to explore WA. Our qualified patrols will be at the below dates and locations to inspect your tyres, lights, batteries and more to ensure your vehicle is in good shape to get back on the road.

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Dates and locations

Saturday 27 March 2021 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Lakeside Joondalup View map
Saturday 17 April 2021 (9:00am - 3:00pm) Halls Head Central View map
Saturday 1 May 2021 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Southlands Boulevarde View map
Sunday 23 May 2021 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Bunbury Forum Shopping Centre View map
Saturday 29 May 2021 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Hawaiian's Forrestfield View map
Saturday 12 June 2021 (7:45am - 4:30pm) Driver Risk Management (Perth Airport)
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There is no need to register, just turn up!

Date and times subject to change due to weather conditions.

Free caravan safety training

Travel safe with our complimentary caravan safety training sessions before you head out. Learn how to safely reverse your caravan, check your tyres, understand vehicle weights along with other useful tips.

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Dates and locations

2021 sessions will go for 2 hours — 8am, 10.30am, 1pm and 3.30pm.

Bookings essential

Trainers on site will have a set up available for demos, it is not a requirement for you to bring your caravan. However, attendees are welcome to hook up their caravan and bring their own vehicle to use for the session and take advantage of the opportunity to practice reversing in a closed and safe environment.

Please contact safetravels@rac.com.au for any further queries.