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Journeys : Apr May 2011
Please give us your feedback – visit www.ract.com.au and click on RACT Community Blog – browse the posts and add a comment! Inside Hobart and a trafficable future Hogmanay, harling and haggis You’ll never confuse diesel and petrol again! Into Africa with Helga Saxarra 14 40 62 In our community 4 From the President Our view on blanket speed reductions 6 From the CEO Hobart and a trafficable future 9 Menzies puts science on wheels 10-11 Street-smart – Opinion – Member in focus 12 Your views 29 Jules’ Gems – motoring tips from an RACT Roadside patrolman 30 He says, she says – Passat 118TSI wagon 32 Road wars in Sydney – Stuart Bridges 33 New device stops diesel/petrol confusion 34 Floods – how prepared are you? 37 Insurance matters – Trent Sayers 38 First drives – Ford Fiesta WT 39 Meet an RACT Approved Repairer 06163354 Our cover photograph from Tourism Tasmania & John de la Roche captures the remote and pristine character of Flinders Island. For more on Flinders, turn to page 49. April/MAy2011 You say NO to speed limit r edu ctio ns page 4 Flinders Island footp ri nts page 49 ThemagazineformembersoftherACT In Tasmania today 40 My slice of the island – ABC journalist Jacqui Street 42 Meet Mark Jeffrey at Port Arthur 43 Be a Keen traveller 44 Sailing in paradise – Mark Rasmussen 46 Quick win – Bruny Island Cruises package On the bookshelf 47 What’s happening? Winners and Wish List Destinations 14 Pawn to Queen’s Bishop four – Linda Smith in Budapest 16 Hogmanay, harling and haggis – Verity Croker in Cromarty Life on the move 18 Getting the wiggles right 19 More on merging 22 A dive in the archive – Stuart Bridges 24 Darren Moody and the One Litre Challenge 27 RACT Community Fund Travel 49 Flinders Island footprints 50 Exploring the Outback by rail 51 Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? 53 Treasures of the Top End 54 Into Africa with Helga Saxarra Here, there, everywhere with RACT Travelworld 56 Ultimate New Zealand 57 New Zealand travels for singles 59 Discover the rivers of provincial Europe 62 Time to ski New Zealand 63 Fly direct to Phuket 66 Safety first with Thrifty 67 The relaxing way to explore Europe April / May 2011 3
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