australia day

  1. Jack Malarkey

    Costco fuel closed on Australia Day

    Costco fuel will be closed on Saturday 26 January 2019 (Australia Day). On Monday 28 January 2019 (public holiday), it will be open from 6.00 am to 7.00 pm. ( The airport Caltex will be open as usual from 5.00 am to 12.00 midnight on both days.
  2. Jack Malarkey

    Double demerit points in ACT over Australia Day long weekend

    ACT Policing media release: Road safety this Australia Day weekend is every driver’s responsibility Publish date: Wednesday, 23 January 2019, Publish time: 11:06 am ACT Policing Traffic Operations is reminding drivers that double demerits for the Australia Day long weekend will be in place...
  3. Jack Malarkey

    Canberra road closures on Australia Day

    Will there be road closures? Yes. In the interest of public safety, some road and car park closures will occur on Saturday 26 January 2019: Barrine Drive (including car park) closed from Albert Street East to West from 5:30am. Commonwealth Bridge eastern walkway closed from 5:30am until...
  4. Jack Malarkey

    Double demerit points in the ACT from Thursday 25 January to Sunday 28 January 2018

    Announcement by Access Canberra: Double Demerits - Australia Day Search Public Notices | View all Public Notices Notification date: 24 January 2018 Notifying body: Access Canberra Legislation: Road Transport (Offences) Regulation 2005 DOUBLE DEMERIT POINTS COULD COST YOU YOUR LICENCE DOUBLE...
  5. Jack Malarkey

    Greenlight Hub closed on Australia Day public holiday

    All Australian Greenlight Hubs will be closed on Friday 26 January 2018, the Australia Day public holiday. Exactly one week later (Friday 2 February) will be the last day that the Canberra Greenlight Hub opens before closing for ever more: please see...
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    Driving on Australia Day

    What is best/peak time to drive on Australia day and which Areas?
  7. Jack Malarkey

    Double demerit points in ACT over Australia Day holiday weekend

    The Australia Day holiday weekend (and not just Australia Day itself) is a double demerit period in the ACT. The period is from Wednesday 25 January to Sunday 29 January inclusive. If we commit speeding, seatbelt, mobile phone and certain other offences, double demerit points apply. If we...
  8. Jack Malarkey

    No Uber lunch on 26 January but Uber dinner coming soon

    There is no Uber lunch on Thursday 26 January, the Australia Day public holiday. Uber lunch resumes on Thursday 2 February. The first of the Uber dinners is on Wednesday 15 February at 6.00 pm. This is a date for your diary if ever there was one. The plan is to hold an Uber dinner every three...
  9. Jack Malarkey

    IKEA, Canberra has cheap meals on Australia Day

    If you plan to be Uber driving in Canberra on Australia Day (Thursday 26 January), you may well need to buy yourself a meal. Where can you eat where the price won't devour the fares you are earning? Consider the Australia Day special at IKEA, Canberra. On Australia Day only, you can buy a...
  10. Jack Malarkey

    Road closures in Canberra for Australia Day

    The National Capital Authority has foreshadowed temporary road closures for the Australia Day public holiday on Thursday 26 January 2017. Barrine Drive will close from Albert Street East to Albert Street West from 5.30 am to 11.00 pm. (Barrine Drive is the small road very close to the lake on...
  11. Jack Malarkey

    Australia Day in the National Capital

    The Australia Day public holiday on Thursday 26 January 2017 should be a good source of work for Canberra-based Uber drivers. In addition to a myriad of private barbecues throughout the city for family and friends, there will be several large public events. Early in the morning, there is the...