Outback Travel Australia Blog

Allan Whiting's thoughts on 4WD issues and other topics of interest....

Australia's inadequate learner driver training
Allan Whiting - 24, Sunday, November 24, 2013

How many airliners do you see pulled up at the boarding gate with L-plates or P-plates? Easy question, huh? How successful would a cut-price airline be; offering cheap flights operated by P-plate pilots?  +

Keep left
Allan Whiting - 11, Monday, November 11, 2013

At Outback Travel Australia we feel sorry for the average Australian driver who hires a vehicle in Europe. Over there, lane discipline is taught to learner drivers and no-one stays in the 'fast lane' unless overtaking. European drivers aren't allowed to overtake on the inside lane, because it's dangerous, yet that 'undertaking' practice is forced on Australian drivers because slower drivers don't keep to the left. +