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Heartbreak of road trauma on display in regional SA

Sobering reminders of the lives tragically lost on the state’s roads have been on display at regional centres as...

Keep your kids safe on the way to school today – and every day

RAA is encouraging students and parents to take to the footpath and walk to school if possible, but urging...

Road safety leaders look to better protect vulnerable road users

“How can we do more to protect those most vulnerable on our roads?” That was the question posed by...

Fuel price spike drives EV interest

RAA says soaring fuel costs will drive increased interest in electric vehicles (EVs). RAA future mobility expert Mark Borlace...

Chairs a tragic reminder of regional lives lost

National Road Safety Week was officially launched in Mount Gambier’s city centre yesterday, with an impactful display of empty...

Visual display highlights impact of road trauma

Heart symbols representing vulnerable road users who’ve lost their lives on SA roads have been placed in Elder Park...

Spike in home burglaries prompts RAA security warning

Homeowners are being put on alert as our latest RAA Insurance records show burglary is on the rise as...

Keeping our community safe, even when things get heated

RAA Patrol Nigel Rollinson had just finished a job at Mt George last Thursday afternoon and wason his way...

Cheers to the return of a truly tasty event

RAA Travel celebrated the return of the iconic Tasting Australia event by hosting a party to thank our valued...

We want to hear what’s stopping you this Federal election

With this year’s Federal election now just a few weeks away, we’re taking a national lens and sharing our...

RAA urges drivers to light up the night to reduce road trauma

Thousands of motorists are being caught driving in the dark with dodgy headlights, RAA has revealed. Latest figures show...

Federal Labor commits to bringing forward Marion Road upgrades

RAA welcomes a Federal Labor commitment to expedite much-needed upgrades to Marion Road should they be elected this month....

School red-light runners surge in South Australia

We’re asking drivers to be patient as SA students return to school this week, after a worrying jump in...

Tasting Australia presented by RAA Travel launches for 2022

Tasting Australia presented by RAA Travel – South Australia’s premier food and wine event – has kicked off for...

RAA Travel and Channel 7 to bring great holiday experiences to the screen

RAA Travel has joined forces with the Seven Network for a new travel and lifestyle program that will uncover...

Less taxes, more chargers: Helping SA accelerate the drive towards electric vehicles

With environmental sustainability a continuing focus for the automotive industry, and more and more car manufacturers moving to phase...

New Aussie initiative to put car claims to the test

Ever wondered if you can trust what car makers say about the fuel-efficiency of their vehicles? So have we...

RAA welcomes new round of Black Spot funding but calls for a cash boost

Sections of the state’s road network identified by RAA as dangerous are among the latest recipients of Federal Government...

RAA helps Indigenous students through Licence to Work

RAA is making it easier for South Aussie students to get their driver’s licence and gain employment by offering...

RAA and Port Adelaide share powerful plea for road safety

RAA and the Port Adelaide Football Club have important road safety advice for the thousands of South Aussies heading...

When to fill up your car this Easter

Adelaide's petrol prices have fallen to levels we haven't seen since January.

Red light runners putting all road users at risk, RAA warns

RAA is warning drivers who run red lights that they are risking potentially catastrophic consequences for their impatience. The...

RAA is helping communities from the grassroots up

Applications are now open for RAA Grassroots Giving, a program which aims to help communities make a difference to...

The future of RAA: Applications now open for 2023 Graduate Program

RAA is on the hunt for six university graduates to joint us from February next year.

Why are more cars being stolen in South Australia?

Recent data shows car theft is on the rise in South Australia, as crooks look to cash in on...

New floating highway to connect Adelaide and Port Lincoln

April Fools Day strikes for another year.

Key SA roads to be made safer by much-needed federal funding

Road users are set to benefit from several funding commitments in the 2022-23 Federal Budget.

Federal Election: We need investment in our safety and economic recovery

With this year’s State election now in our rear-view mirror, we’re taking a national lens and unveiling our priorities...

RAA calls for tightening of child restraint rules

RAA is urging changes to education and legislation when it comes to road safety for our most precious cargo...

RAA urges householders to regularly review their insurance cover

Householders are being urged to truly value their homes and contents and avoid being underinsured, following a survey by...

Our advocacy work to continue with new State Government

Congratulations to Peter Malinauskas and the Labor Party on the 2022 South Australian election outcome. We look forward to...

RAA calls for state-wide strategy to address tourism skill shortages

South Australian tourism operators are citing skills shortages as a key concern as the industry seeks to recover from...

Holidaymakers ready for international take off as cruise ban lifted

Cruise lovers are celebrating a return to the high seas with this week's announcement by the Federal Government.

RAA warns drivers of jump in kangaroos collisions in Autumn

RAA Insurance crash data has prompted a warning for drivers to be vigilant on regional roads this autumn. Animals...

Real-time fuel pricing here to stay says Marshall

After advocating for years for South Aussies to have ready access to the cheapest fuel prices, we welcome today’s...

RAA Regional Safety Grant helps volunteer firefighters on the frontline

Volunteer firefighters from the Paracombe CFS Brigade in the Mount Lofty Ranges have received crucial equipment valued around $3000...

Kick-off for partnership empowering hundreds of Aboriginal youngsters

Today marks the start of a three-year partnership between Tjindu Foundation and RAA aimed at empowering hundreds of Aboriginal...

RAA celebrates International Women’s Day with our new auto services’ boss

To celebrate today’s annual International Women’s Day RAA catches up with our first female General Manager of Automotive Services...

Don’t step out of line for safety’s sake, RAA urges pedestrians

Mad March is synonymous with festivities and an increase in foot traffic in the CBD, prompting RAA to urge...

Discover the benefits of Mad March at RAA

There’s a discount for every member With Adelaide’s Mad March period kicking off for another year, RAA members can...

RAA amongst nation’s top graduate employers

Beginning our graduate program just last year (2021), RAA have, this month, been recognised as one of the nation’s...

RAA urges senior drivers to stay safe in the Years Ahead

RAA is encouraging mature motorists to take advantage of our services to ensure their safety on the roads, as...

RAA calls for unblocking of a key road bottleneck

Tens of thousands of motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians a day would benefit from an RAA proposal to remove a...

How many used cars are actually lemons?

Of the 1,934 pre-purchase used cars checked by our Vehicle Inspections team last year, many were found to have...

RAA Trade Assist services expanding into regional SA

Uncertainty, inconvenience, professionalism and price – these are the four main concerns householders have when hiring a tradesperson, according...

Announcement from RAA President and Chairman of the Board Peter Siebels

Ian Stone to retire as RAA Managing Director after 15 years at the wheel.

RAA urges motorists to be vigilant as students return to class

More motorists are being caught speeding and running red lights at school pedestrian crossings, according to latest figures obtained...

Further fuel savings on offer for RAA members

RAA members now have another way to save on fuel thanks to a new partnership with EG Australia.

RAA to create SA’s first electric vehicle charging network

We’re set to play a key role in establishing hundreds of new EV charging points across Adelaide and regional...

Grassroots Giving helps grant new life to injured animals

Animal rescue group Barossa Wildlife Rescue is one small step closer to its dream of establishing a community-led sanctuary...

Adelaide traffic levels set to return to normal

New data shows Adelaide's traffic is likely set to return to pre-pandemic levels from next week.

RAA safety grants to help South Australian communities

South Australian regional community organisations – including volunteer firefighters, sporting and Surf Life Saving clubs and schools – recently...

Lucky kitten Lulu freed by Wolf

It only took little Lulu one day at her new home to show how curious cats can be. The...

Our road safety reminder as SA students return to school

We're urging drivers to be vigilant as thousands of students embark on a new school year today.

Supporting women’s sport with pride

As South Australians, at RAA we know football is part of our State’s cultural fabric. It’s just one of...

RAA calls for South Australian cycling investment

As South Australia’s 2022 Festival of Cycling draws to a close, RAA is calling for an increased investment in...

Tasting Australia releases 2022 program

Presented by RAA Travel, the festival will host more than 200 events in various parts of SA.

Let’s lift the liveability of South Australia

In the lead-up to this year's State election, RAA is calling on our leaders to help make our State...

SA, are you weather prepared?

With wild weather on the cards for parts of South Australia this weekend, residents are being urged to prepare...

New resource to support the safe travel of children with special needs

RAA welcomes a new website from Mobility and Accessibility for Children in Australia.

It’s an ‘appy day for our regional members

RAA members living in regional South Australia are set to benefit from a new update to the myRAA app,...

Alarming number of hoon drivers caught in South Australia

A record number of drivers have been caught risking the lives of other road users.

New Australian vehicle mandate to revolutionise road safety

All new car models will soon need to have Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) technology installed, thanks to legislation recently...

Our reminder to stay safe on the sand this summer

With temperatures on the rise this week, we're asking drivers to be extra careful if taking their car to...

“It doesn’t get more distracting than that” – the little-known law you could be breaking

New figures show how hundreds of drivers have been putting themselves and a furry friend at risk behind the...

What caused the most number of fatal crashes in 2021?

New figures have revealed which factors contributed to the fatal crashes on South Australian roads last year.

Increasing number of children and pets locked in cars

RAA Road Service figures show a staggering number of animals and children are being trapped inside vehicles

Merry member’s vehicle cleared to hit the skies

RAA’s Mile End workshop had a very important visitor this week.

Record number of South Aussies find cheaper fuel on myRAA

RAA's free fuel price feature is proving popular with drivers.

Our word of warning to avoid a Christmas bingle

RAA is urging motorists to be cautious in car parks in a bid to avoid a Christmas bingle this...

SA’s top 5 riskiest intersections revealed

The verdict was delivered by the more than 2000 road users who responded to RAA’s latest Risky Roads survey.

SA’s Riskiest Roads as voted by you

The results of our 2021 Risky Roads survey are in, and Main South Road between Aldinga and Sellicks Beach...

Soaring temperatures see rise in suburban house fires

RAA Insurance data shows a huge spike in suburban house fires during the hottest months of the year.

Lights of Lobethal Festival returns – with presenting partner RAA

The largest community Christmas light display in the southern hemisphere is set to bring joy to South Australians for...

RAA analysis reveals a speeding fines spike in summer

Almost ten thousand more motorists have been caught speeding in summer during the past five years than any other...

Road rage a major concern for young drivers: RAA survey

An RAA survey of high school students has found that road rage is a major concern among teenagers. The...

Free road safety lessons reach more than 140,000 primary school students

RAA’s Street Smart Primary team has been at St Michael’s College in Beverley teaching more than 100 reception and...

Adelaide’s 20 cheapest petrol stations revealed

Adelaide petrol prices peaked to their highest level in a dozen years last week but there are still service...

Open borders and RAA Travel bring families back together

Borders are opening and international holiday bookings with RAA Travel are booming, latest figures show. Last month RAA Travel...

Rising petrol prices fuelling budget squeeze

Rising petrol prices are putting household budgets under the pump, latest figures show. According to the Australian Automobile Association,...

Putting safety first as we welcome the world back to SA

We’re doing all we can at RAA to help keep our employees, our members and our community safe from...

Insurance claims soar as hailstorm hits hard

Adelaide’s recent hailstorm was the worst insurance natural disaster event since the hailstorm which struck South Australia in 2016,...

RAA Annual General Meeting a hybrid success

Members attended our 2021 AGM both in-person and online.

Overseas holiday destinations open up – but don’t forget your travel insurance

International holidays are back as borders are re-opened but RAA Travel is warning vacationers to be prepared a new...

RAA urges drivers to back off as rear-end crash claims rise

Drivers are being urged to keep their distance to reduce the risk or rear-end collisions.

Kids in Cars: RAA offers free child safety seat information sessions

South Aussie parents can now get free expert advice on child restraints, as RAA looks to address common areas...

RAA celebrates members and continues push for regional road safety

Our Regional Roadshow is in Clare recognising long-standing RAA members.

RAA drives car care lessons to learners

We're hosting vital workshops at schools to help the next generation of drivers.

Tourism industry shines bright at annual SA tourism awards

RAA Travel was a proud sponsor of the Tourism Industry Council of South Australia’s night of nights.

Have your say in our latest Risky Roads campaign

We are calling on all road users – motorists, cyclists and pedestrians – to nominate roads or intersections that...

Applications open for Grassroots Community Giving Program

Our Grassroots Giving Program is designed to support our members and the causes they're passionate about.

Solar and battery advice you can trust

We’re addressing the ‘pain points’ which are slowing the uptake of renewable energy in the home with our own...

SA’s largest youth road safety event returns

Almost 8,000 South Aussie school students are now more aware of the importance of road safety.

Jobs boom as RAA membership grows

RAA is hard at work finding staff to meet increasing demand for its expanding member services.

Donation helps family belt up safely

A young South Australian family facing unexpected medical bills has had their child restraints taken care of.

Travel bookings increase as border opening looms

Interstate bookings are up 67 per cent last month compared to August as holidaymakers react to the looming lifting...

RAA’s commitment to regional tourism

The new partnership will see a series of roadshows held to support regional tourism operators.

Reminder for residents to take action ahead of bushfire season

Our records also show bushfire claims are occurring from as early as November to as late as May.

Partnership to drive solutions for the future

As part of its commitment to innovation, RAA has launched a new partnership with Stone & Chalk.

Regional Safety Grants a shining light for communities

When the Strathalbyn CFS Group found themselves in the dark, the community group applied for an RAA Regional Safety...