Tagged: Road safety

Helping learner drivers become safer drivers

October 16, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council will be hosting two free learner driver workshops in a bid to help learner drivers prepare for solo driving. The Learner Driver Parent Workshop will be held on the evening of Tuesday 24 October in Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre from 6pm. Council’s Road Safety Officer, Melanie Lausz, said parents and supervisors...

Council supports NSW Motorcycle Awareness Month

October 13, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is supporting Motorcycle Awareness Month and urging both drivers and riders to look out for each other on the road as we work together to bring our road toll Towards Zero. “As the name suggests Motorcycle Awareness Month is a road safety initiative designed to promote awareness of motorcyclists on our roads,”...

Helping Learner drivers become safer drivers

June 30, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

Teaching a young person to drive needn’t be a daunting task with a number of Council workshops and hands-on driving events designed to help parents of learner drivers prepare their teenagers for safer driving. Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Road Safety Officer, Melanie Lausz said parents and supervisors of novice drivers have a crucial role to play...

Council supports national campaign to reduce road toll

May 18, 2017Posted in: Events, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is throwing their support behind a national road safety campaign urging road users to reflect on their driving habits. Fatality Free Friday is an initiative of the Australian Road Safety Foundation and will be held nation-wide on Friday 26 May 2017. Council’s Road Safety Officer Melanie Lausz explained the concept of the campaign. “The...

Free Log Book Run for learner drivers

April 13, 2017Posted in: Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to host a free Log Book Run in a bid to help learner drivers prepare for solo driving. Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Road Safety Officer, Melanie Lausz, said parents and supervisors of novice drivers have a crucial role to play in contributing to help make our roads safer. “Introducing your learner...