News & Updates
Taking the safety message directly to jet skiers
Safe Transport Victoria is running a trio of beach-side events to engage directly with jet skiers, offering entertainment, free food and merchandise giveaways to reinforce important safety messages.
Driver prosecuted for defrauding Multi Purpose Taxi Program
ST Vic takes attempts to misuse MPTP funds seriously and investigates any fraudulent activity and prosecute offenders. In a recent court prosecution, a taxi driver was found guilty of defrauding the MPTP.
Boaters urged to remember their lifejackets
Boaters are being urged to prioritise their own safety after a joint compliance operation over the New Year long weekend found that nearly one out of five vessels had occupants not wearing lifejackets.
Cool your Jets for safer jet skiing this summer
Safe Transport Victoria’s summer behaviour change program, “Cool your jets ”, reminds jet ski riders they must slow down to 5 knots when within 200 metres of other vessels, swimmers, or the shoreline.