Follow the Rules

The rules of the road in Australia are designed to ensure the safety of all road users, including drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists. Some of the key rules of the road in Australia include:
  • Drive on the left side of the road.
  • Obey all traffic signals and signs.
  • Use your turn signals when changing lanes or turning.
  • Give way to pedestrians at marked crossings and intersections.
  • Do not drink and drive. The legal blood alcohol limit in Australia is 50 milligrams of alcohol per 100 milliliters of blood.
  • Do not use your cellphone while driving.
  • Wear a seatbelt at all times while in a moving vehicle.
  • Do not overtake unless it is safe to do so.
  • Do not tailgate other vehicles.

It is important to familiarize yourself with the rules of the road before driving in Australia. Failing to follow the rules of the road could result in accidents, traffic violations, and other consequences.