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Building for the future: RACV powers Aireys Inlet Community Centre arevo by RACV launches partnership with AusCycling Fire front of mind this Summer Gary Ablett Jr kicking goals with RACV Solar Melbourne artists to share in $50,000 worth of grants from RACV RACV arevo launches partnership with Bike Exchange RACV reminds Victorians to be safe at home and on the road as lockdown ends Victorians want to travel as restrictions ease across Australia RACV and Neighbourhood Watch work together to improve safety at home Results of RACV's My Country Road Survey are in NRMA Insurance and RACV fund $2 million GIVIT program to help communities impacted by COVID-19 RACV reveals Victoria's cheapest cars RACV funds Lifeline's new overnight text service $1 million investment in regional solar on track RACV's Arevo journey planner app wins major award RACV Solar acquires Great Ocean Solar and Electrical RACV Solar and Holmesglen Institute partner to deliver renewable energy training Join RACV for the Albury Wodonga Food Drive and help support people in need RACV highlights the current cost of transport in Geelong and Melbourne RACV calls for guidelines to help manage chronic pain RACV says it pays to shop around for the best fuel prices RACV and Orygen launch program to help young people with mental ill-health RACV to install globally significant solar solution for a NSW shopping centre Victoria's biggest community solar and battery offer gets G21 support RACV supports trial of e-scooter hire scheme RACV arevo launches partnership with Flexicar RACV safety tips for the home and on the road this Easter Let's Ride Melbourne: a healthier way to get around RACV calls for views on dangerous regional roads Victoria's Safest Cars 100,000 meals delivered by RACV Emergency Goods Assist RACV Art Collection Comes to Benalla $1 million in solar energy installs for bushfire-affected towns RACV recognises 50 years of mandatory seatbelts in Victoria Youth mental health organisation Orygen and RACV partnership President's letter to Members on the RACV Board Election 2020 RACV Solar supporting Free 3D Hands RACV delivers 30,000 emergency meals to vulnerable communities impacted by COVID-19 RACV and Neighbourhood Watch keep Victorians safe in the home RACV Resorts and Club reopening dates RACV and NRMA Insurance provide $2m funding boost for Lifeline services in vulnerable communities An update to all Members from Neil Taylor, MD & CEO COVID-19 travel restrictions saving Victorians on work commutes Caution urged on Easter DIY home improvement jobs RACV and TAC launch booster seat initiative All RACV Resorts and Clubs to temporarily close RACV calls out price pain for diesel drivers A letter from Neil Taylor, MD & CEO Temporary retail store and facilities closures RACV's On Track survey reveals commuter pain RACV's tips for staying safe in wet weather COVID-19 slowdown means cheaper fuel Fatbergs lurking in Melbourne homes Cycling superhighway submission endorsed by Infrastructure Australia Netball Victoria partnership scores goals for grassroots programs RACV security camera survey's revealing results RACV advice for staying safe in severe weather Victorians rescued more than one million times in 2019 RACV reminds drivers of forgotten road rules Safe driving tips during dust storms from RACV Car service costs decreasing, but price still a factor Push for 40 km/h zones for all schools RACV calls on Victorian government to trial minimum passing distance rule to protect cyclists RACV Member Advice on Bushfire Insurance Claims and Roadside Assistance Services Reduced visibility prompts RACV warning Members impacted by bushfires urged to contact RACV Insurance RACV and CFA urge Victorian homeowners to get bushfire ready Summer weather brings RACV warning about pets in cars Australia's largest EV charging network expands to Moe, VIC RACV warns holidaymakers to be bushfire aware RACV urges road users to have a safe holiday season RACV calling for national legalisation of e-scooters RACV acquires one of Victoria’s largest solar companies RACV supporting families in need this Christmas Christmas tree transport tips from RACV MotoCAP wins international safety award Now is the best time to buy a new car RACV saving three kids a day from locked cars RACV stats show batteries also don't like Mondays Victorian homeowners urged to check security tech RACV Community Foundation 2020 grant round closing soon RACV releases 2019 Burglary Statistics report Melbourne remains second most expensive city for transport RACV announces Australia's Best Cars for 2019 RACV goes green with help from Red Energy RACV On Track survey 2019 launched Fuel prices increases car ownership expenses in 2019 iBuildNew and RACV to simplify property buying and building Chargefox and RACV helping EV drivers move around the state RACV reveals Victoria's best and worst boat ramps RACV launches an Australian-first commuter app RACV reveals roadmap for cycling superhighways Commuters see RED as most congested roads revealed RACV invests in Chargefox to build an ultra-rapid electric vehicle charging network across Australia Victorians still feel unsafe despite crime rates falling Commonwealth Budget to boost infrastructure – but not in any hurry Victorian Budget a win for public transport and roads RACV’s report being noticed – Suburban growing pains to be eased Regional roads finally getting the attention they deserve RACV Cape Schanck Resort to host Victorian PGA Championship RACV backs smarter use of our resources Airport Rail Link a must Caulfield-Rowville link on the right track Relief planned for suburban stations RACV says extra safety precautions required as Victorians head away this Easter Melbourne start-up Landchecker and RACV collaborate to shake up homebuying experience RACV pleased to see action finally being taken by Federal Government in Takata airbag issue to ensure public safety Tullamarine Freeway trial a win for Victorians RACV advises be alert for wildlife on rural roads this summer PGA tournaments coming to Victorian RACV Resorts RACV discovers new housing estates among Melbourne’s top ten crime spots Check Keys, Check Kids during hotter than average summer RACV wants to see Victoria back On Track Changes to the NSW Emergency Services Levy The car is driving less youth: RACV RACV’s electric-powered bicycle trial is a first for Victoria Five-star safety rating for many used cars, without breaking the bank Tour, taste and toast at RACV Torquay Resort’s first Wedding Open Day RACV supports Sustainable House Day to encourage Victorians to live more sustainably RACV Energy Compare empowers Victorians to save on bills without handing over personal information Student chefs to be served a taste of the industry at RACV Torquay Resort RACV ramps up pressure to replace defective airbags Fire Awareness Awards up for grabs The rail boost we had to have It costs more to drive, but motorists can beat the rise Victoria's regional roads are in dire condition Prepare your homes and reduce your energy bills this winter RACV urges all new vehicles come with autonomous emergency brakes Federal Budget delivers important infrastructure for Victorians The safety benefits of not moving children to seatbelts too early RACV to recognise local heroes in the netball community Boost to roads and regional rail good for Victorians Rail investment big win for regional Victorians RACV makes an investment in Collaborate a peer-to-peer marketplace RACV continues tradition of helping veterans attend ANZAC march RACV Noosa Resort voted Best Hotel in Queensland by its guests RACV wants ‘zero’ Easter road fatalities again this year RACV’s Noosa Resort gets environmental stamp of approval Landlord insurance claims pour in after storm RACV offers chance to be coached by the best Dangerous and distressed roads a matter of public safety Greater education and added bike lanes are a more practical solution Ban on regular unleaded will cost Victorians more with little benefit Victoria’s driving age should remain 18, says RACV RoyalAuto wins major journalism award ACCC investigation to ensure competitive and fair fuel pricing Australia’s Best Cars winners announced Parents confused about child car seat safety RACV research reveals RACV Noosa and Torquay resorts take out multiple industry awards State and federal review critical to reduce road toll Don't let home emergencies get in the way this Australia Day Road toll spike: Road safety must be top priority RACV alerts motorists to rogue trolleys in car parks RACV warning on scammers Interns ride the first wave of career success Interns take first step on golden career paths The heat is on: Check Keys – Check Kids RACV there for storm-affected Victorians Keep your cool during holiday season road closures Big names sign up for RACV Gold Coast Challenge South-east home invasions soar by 40 per cent North East Link a critical transport project says RACV Vehicle emissions tests reveal real-world performance North East Link planning needed now says RACV Road trauma data funding an important step towards safer roads Australian Taxation Offices Report of Entity Information City commuters can pull up their socks with RACV Bike Share Day wins second Greg Norman Medal Holman ready to defend title that launched his career Sadlowski and Tighe to be a big hit at RACV Royal Pines Resort New Zealands Number 1 man to make Australian PGA debut Prepare now for imminent fire season urges RACV RACV assistance patrols kept busy 24-7 Good Cycles providing jobs and keeping blue bikes on the road in CBD QLD team wins RACV Energy Breakthrough Challenge RACV Royal Pines Resort takes gold at the Queensland Tourism awards RACV Royal Pines in great shape for PGA Championship Spring into action to avoid legal limbo homebuyers urged The Xmas safety warning for hover boards, scooters & unicycles RACV welcomes 1-8b for roads in Melbournes west Don't become a statistic this spring RACV urges motorcyclists Helping motorists understand the connected car Safer roads to help fix the road toll, says RACV Older Victorians need support to transition to a non-driving lifestyle Storm damage risk hots up Rural economies gear up for bike ride boost Projects spot on congestion tax not on says RACV RACV welcomes move to fix one of Redspots repeat offenders Local community groups strike gold as RACV digs deep Road and rail will be the big winners in the Port of Melbourne lease One-metre rule for vehicles overtaking cyclists RACV Car Share launched in the heart of Melbourne Road usage study highlights path to reform Choking congestion turns more commuters red Risk of animal collisions increases warns RACV AAA welcomes ACCC action against Volkswagen Group One in three used cars FAIL on safety RACV urges the State and Federal governments to fix the Monash Freeway Blockages the most common home emergency Rail Safety Week kicks off across Australia and New Zealand Vehicle emissions AAA puts top sellers to real-world tests CREP report card: ISOFIX child restraints not always the best option Overheating laptops a fire risk, warns RACV RACV and ALPG form exciting new relationship to advance womens golf Vital North East Link a step closer Approaching arctic blast poses driver danger warns RACV Cold snaps dire for diesel drivers, says RACV Fire Awareness Awards Now Open ALPG media release RACV goes wild about new community partner RACV contributes to new Cobram library Avoid the battery blues this winter Kitchen the winter house fire hot spot Election 2016: Action on Victoria's priority road & transport projects RACV urges young drivers to take care RACV Torquay Resort a hit with newlyweds Melbourne commuters still see red over city's choking congestion RACV establishes partnership with FareShare Footy season brings risk to windscreens RACV shines a light on blocked toilets drains and pipes RACV & Melbourne's Recital Centre Heads To Regional Victoria Road and rail investment key to Victoria's liveability May worst month for collisions warns RACV The Federal Budget Misses Long Term Transport Agenda Road toll spike Victoria going the wrong way on road safety Safe driving campaign Caution needed in setting targets for CO2 standards for light cars RACV welcomes substantial transport infrastructure spend Be prepared the first rule of travel RACV applauds Victorias commitment to the Western Distributor project Federal Government's commitment to Victorian infrastructure projects Landlords hit by surge in malicious property damage RACV study supports reinstating 70kmh speed limit along Bell Street Expect the unexpected while travelling abroad says RACV Autumn action could prevent home disasters Deter unwanted visitors this Easter holiday Many regional fuel retailers still ripping off motorists Savvy seniors explore the world safely RACV warns students of peak collision times Australia's Best Cars Announced TripAdvisor ranks RACV Torquay Resort in Top 25 hotels RACV On Track Survey Results reveal issues and concerns RACV welcomes the ban on discount fuel boards RACV welcomes landmark Infrastructure plan Aussie PGA to attract world's best with marquee date RACV and VTA say Missing North East Link must be built now RACV Junior Masters the ideal curtain-raiser RACV Cape Schanck Resort redevelopment a boost for the local area Canadian star Brooke Henderson to light up RACV Ladies Masters Shortlist of 2015 Australia's Best Cars finalists released RACV welcomes Chandler Highway upgrade RACV announces new Managing Director and CEO RACV urges caravan owners to stay safe this summer RACV wants the Punt Road Clearway extended Long supported Metro Tunnel gets underway