6 May 2021

Parents and L&P Platers

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Parents and L&P Platers (Free Event) : Thursday 06th May 2021 from 6 - 8pm at the Grand Motors Dealership, 265 Ferry Road Southport

A MUST for New Drivers!

Parents and L&P Platers  is a complimentary Motoring Safety event where young and new drivers will refresh & expand their Vehicle Maintenance & Safety Knowledge through demonstrations and presentations from Queensland Police, Queensland Fire and Emergency, Rightway Driving School, Queensland Traffic Offenders Program, Caltex Australia, Toyota technicians and other Motoring experts as part of a community safety event initiative.

Be Quick to RSVP to secure your spot! Bookings are essential! Phone 5583 6888, email info@grandmotors.com.au or enquire online.

*Due to Covid-19, we have restricted numbers for this event which includes an allowance of 1 parent/guardian to attend with each student*

Grand Motors Toyota continues to uphold the strict COVID-Safe plan we’ve had in place since March 2020.  To learn more, please click here:

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10 May 2018

20 July 2017

10 November 2016

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19 October 2017

Busy and engaged Guests at our Parents & P Platers Program last Thursday evening. Thanks for your company, we hope you learnt heaps! A huge thank you to our highly skilled Presenters & Technicians who are passionate about Road and Motoring Safety education within our Community. Thank you for your time, energy and commitment to this Safety initiative: Rightway Driving School Queensland Traffic Offenders Program Queensland Police Service Queensland Fire and Emergency Services - QFES #ParentsandPPlaters #MotoringSafety

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20 July 2017

Thank you to all Guests who participated within our Parents & P Platers program - we hope you found the evening educational, informative and fun! Thanks also to the amazing presenters, to our wonderful and dedicated staff and to our sponsor Timezone Surfers Paradise - we couldn't have done it without you all! #parentsandpplaters #youreinsafehands #motoringsafety

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Testimonials

"I just wanted to thank you for the great night my husband and sons had at Parents and P Platers. They all found the night to be very well organised and they learnt a lot from it. Each of the presenters were very interesting and engaging. My youngest who is just learning to drive even got to change a tyre and check the oil! They were all made to feel very welcome by your staff. Creating a night like this is such a contribution to the community as a whole , keeping our young drivers safer on the road. Thank you again to all the team at Grand Motors Southport."

Ms Ellen B, Gold Coast

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"I just wanted to give you some feedback as this was a most valuable program for young people starting out or in their early years of driving. Gabby was keen to attend and learnt a lot about a vehicle and its simple engine care, tyre changing, demonstration of an airbag and the engineering/mechanics of air bags, correct positioning in a vehicle, driving rules but most valuable and poignant of all was the message that came from our Fire and Rescue Service and the Qld Police in relation to safe driving, drinking and texting, peer pressure and the consequences/results of accidents. This was a real eye opener to all in attendance to hear first hand of the impact of the decisions some of our young people make in relation to driving. If the opportunity arises again for attendance at this free community service event I would suggest that our students in Yr 11 and 12 are advised directly of the invitation and it’s worth. Especially now that funding has been cut for the Qld Fire and Rescue to attend schools and deliver a road safety presentation as they were able to in the past and also given the current attitude of a minority of our Year 12 young drivers! Gabby and Kyra learnt a great deal and it has made our family think about our driving habits and make some positive changes! I thank Grand Motors Toyota for their efforts in coordinating and hosting the event and look forward to spreading the word to our senior school community should the opportunity arise again" 

Ms Louise S, Gold Coast

Community Safety Events Program

With 50 years on the Gold Coast, it is important for Grand Motors Toyota to do our bit in helping to keep our community safe.  As part of our sponsorship of Crime Stoppers and the Gold Coast District Crime Prevention Unit, Grand Motors is committed to safety both on and off the road and our Community Safety Events Program (CSEP) is inclusive of this Parents & P Platers event, as well as Women’s Motoring and “Be Safe” (off road) Breakfast/Morning Teas.

In addition to Community Safety events, Grand Motors Toyota also holds Information Workshops and New Vehicle launches.

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