Townsville P Platers are below the Queensland average when it comes to succeeding in their practical P-Plate test.
The Queensland average is a 65% success rate, while in Townsville only 62% of P-Plate hopefuls are successful on their first attempt.
Meanwhile in other parts of the north, teens are a little better at blitzing their P-Plate practical driving test:
- Hinchinbrook: 78%
- Burdekin: 74%
- Charters Towers: 73%
5 Star Driver Education have shared their tips for ensuring our teens have a better chance at being successful on their first attempt.
- Avoid getting stressed out
- Keep instructions simple
- Make sufficient time for practice
- Start with the basics
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