Friday 24th March 2017
Council hosts Manga workshop for Youth Week
Monday 20th March 2017
Mayor opens refurbished Exeter Hall
Thursday 6th April 9:00am - 1:00pm
Aged Care Forum
Saturday 8th April 9:00am - 3:00pm
Child Restraint Checking Day
There are many factors to be considered when purchasing a vehicle including price, size and safety features.
A car can be stylish as well as safe, and it doesn't have to be a luxury model. A new car is not necessarily safer than older models - many used cars rate well in terms of safety and are affordable too.
Older cars, particularly those with the safety features listed below, can be just as safe as or even safer than some new cars.
According to the Transport Accident Commission, when buying your next car, you should aim for:
It's even better if you also have:
For further information about buying a car, the safety features shown above or crash test results visit the following:
Ancap (external link)
How Safe is Your Car? (external link)
Safer Vehicles (external link)