The Learner Driver
- South Australia
Before you can get your
first Australian Driver's Licence or Learner Permit you must pass a
Driving Theory Test.
Most people know it as the
Learner's Test but you do the same Theory Test if you convert from an
Know Your Road Rules
To pass the Theory Test -
study the book or get someone to help you learn it! The answers are all there!
Knowing the rules and other
driving information will help you pass the Learner Test easy. The main part of
the Learner's Test is multiple choice. Many correct answers come almost
word for word from the
If you have trouble getting
through the written content, study the diagrams and captions. They are
great and make lots of sense.
Once you know everything
really well, test yourself using the
Make sure you have the
current book. If not, the information could be out of
date. Road Rules change all the time.
The Road Rules Book is
available for $10.00 from all
Service SA Customer Service Centres. Copies are also available from
RAA Shops and some News Agents.
Throw it out old
books like this one!
The Give Way Rules
Before you can attempt the
main (Multiple Choice) part of the Learner Test, you have to get 100%
for the Give Way Rules.
The Give Ways are
important for your Learner Test and even more important on the road.
For your Learner Test you
have to get them all correct! On the road you have to make instant give
way decisions. Who should wait? Who should go? Learn them! Practice them!
Learner's Test to make sure!
Check out the
Know Your Give Way Rules
check list further down the page.
It really helps.
Knowing your Give Ways,
other Road Rules and Road Safety information will also make learning to
drive and getting your P's much easier.
After You Pass Your Learner's
When you've passed you
L's Test, paid your money and got
your Learner Permit it's time to start Learning
To Drive on the roads!
Work hard to become the best
driver you can be.
Use this site.
Learner Drivers and their
Parents, Family and Friends (Supervising
Drivers) will find lots of advice and
Who are the best people
to teach you to
When is the best time to start
How to choose a Driving
Information for Parents
about teaching a Learner to drive.
Don't Wait Until It's Too late.
Learning to be a great
driver takes time and effort. Get started early.
Call or Email Us
Drive Smart Driving School
is here to help people learn to drive safely and think smart on the
Call and talk to us on
send us an email if that is easier for you.
Need help in the
Call and talk to Terry or Kerensa
about your driving needs in the South.
The On-line Learners Test - South
Practice makes perfect. Use the on-line Learner Test.
If you want to be confident when you
do your Learner's Test then get plenty of practice using the
Practice the Give Way Questions.
The animated answers will tell if you are correct.
Work through the Multiple Choice
Questions. Get to know how the questions are worded and what answers are
Use the Check Answers option
to go over any Multiple Choice answers you get wrong.
Remember that while the practice test
is good it only really
helps if you have studied the
Know Your Give Way Rules
Remember your Give Ways and check your
Learner Test answers.
steps and tips will help you when answering your Give Way Questions.
Use the "word" S T O R.
Get to know and apply the following steps to each give way question
is for Signs, Lines and Traffic lights. Obey them.
Terminating road (T Junction). The car coming up the "neck" of the
T gives way to vehicles travelling along the "through" road.
Oncoming or Opposite Direction. If you are turning right across
the path of Oncoming Traffic you must give way.
Right. If none of the above apply then you simply Give Way to the
Make sure you understand and know these common trouble points too:
At intersections you must give way to pedestrians who are crossing the road you are
Read up and learn how "modified T junctions" work.
Read up on "slip lanes" at traffic lights.
Good Luck and all the best for your