Once a year Council hosts a free, highly practical driving programme called 'Driving On' for drivers over 65 years of age. The course is aimed at refreshing and improving senior drivers' knowledge and experiences of driving, and exposes them to the benefit of new vehicle technologies. This is a great opportunity for seniors to bush up on their driving skills in a safe and controlled environment with the help of reputed driving coaches.
Next course: 6 October 2021
Where: International Kartsport Development Track, beside Off Road NZ, Mamaku
- Drivers must hold a full licence
- Waiver forms and evaulation form must be completed
- You must bring your own vehicle
- Lunch is provided. Please advise any dietary requirements
Agewise/Staying Safe Driver Refresher Course
This free road safety update for over 65s, in conjunction with Age Concern Rotorua, is aimed at enabling senior drivers to recognise the effects of the ageing process on driving, provide tools to address these effects and ultimately help you to enjoy safe vehicle use for as long as possible.