Man injured in quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 14 Feb, 2017

Ambulance paramedics were called to a farm in southeast Queensland on Saturday evening to treat a man who had been injured in a quad bike incident.


Tough quad bike laws now in force

Reported by Stephen | 06 Feb, 2017

Quad bike riders and their passengers are now required by law to wear an approved motorcycle helmet when operating on roads and road-related areas, according to new laws that came into effect on 1 February 2017 in Queensland.

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Children below 8 years prohibited from riding quad bike on roads in Queensland

Reported by Haydee | 30 Jan, 2017

Starting 1 February 2017, children under the age of 8 will be prohibited from riding quad bikes and utility off-road vehicles being used on road, as well as any child of any age if they are not yet capable of sitting with their feet flat on the floor and hands on handholds in Queensland.


2017 National Quad bike Safety Conference

Reported by Stephen | 29 Jan, 2017

The 2017 National Quad Bike Safety Conference is scheduled for March 30-31 in Cairns. The aim of this conference is to raise awareness about quad bike safety.


Teenager dies in quad bike crash south of Perth

Reported by Stephen | 29 Dec, 2016

A teenager has died and two other people are in hospital with serious injuries following a quad bike crash near Dwellingup, approximately 97km south of Perth.


Cattle station worker injured in quad bike rollover

Reported by Stephen | 07 Dec, 2016

A cattle station worker who sustained suspected multi-trauma injuries after rolling his quad bike in the South Burnet Region was flown by Lifeflight from a cattle station south-west of Mundubbera to Bundaberg Airport on Tuesday morning.


Man injured in quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 22 Nov, 2016

A man is recovering in hospital after suffering serious injuries in an incident involving a quad bike in south east Queensland.