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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...