Download your Free April Holiday Planner 🐰


Defensive Driving Course - Sandown Raceway - Melbourne

Melbourne defensive driving courses put you in control arming drivers with the knowledge to recognise road hazards and avoid bad situations.
Defensive Driving Course - Sandown Raceway - Melbourne


  • Perfectly suited to L-PLATE & P-PLATE drivers

  • Learn the skills to become a better driver

  • Fun and informative session!

  • Spend a day learning how to avoid bad situations

  • Practice everything from vehicle dynamics to braking technique

  • Relaxed and friendly environment by qualified instructors

Learn the 12 golden rules of safe driving on this Melbourne defensive driving course putting you in control of your own vehicle. This incredibly valuable course takes place at the Sandown Raceway arming drivers with the knowledge to recognise road hazards and difficult driving conditions in order to stay safe and avoid bad situations out on the road.

Defensive driving courses are delivered in a friendly and supportive environment by qualified, experienced instructors who will train all drivers including learners, p platers and anyone who is interested in improving their driving skills. Combining theory and practical lesson on wet and dry road surfaces at suburban speeds, drivers will walk away from this course empowered with an understanding of emergency braking techniques, basic vehicle dynamics and a whole lot more.

More info


  • Full day defensive driving course
  • Professional instructors


  • Please be there no later than 8 am
  • This experience starts at 8:15 am and runs roughly to 4pm


  • The duration of this experience is 7 hours.


  • This experience is located at Sandown Raceway, Melbourne.

Additional Information

  • This experience is suitable for everyone from 16-80 years old, and for most cars including 4WDs and light commercial vehicles
  • If attending the course on a Learner permit, participants must bring a fully licensed driver with them
  • Not suitable if pregnant
  • You must supply your own car for this experience
  • There will be groups of up to ten participants per instructor
  • This experience is not affected by weather
  • Please inflate your car tyres to 40psi (or the recommended level for light commercials) before you arrive - there is no facility to inflate tyres.
  • The importance of this will be explained
  • BYO lunch as there are no shops nearby
  • Please remove unrestrained items from your car

Cancellation Policy

Non-attendance of your scheduled course will forfeit your booking – this includes (but is not limited to) weather conditions, work requirements, vehicle problems and family crisis. If you are unwell on the day of your scheduled course, a rescheduling request will be considered on presentation of a medical certificate and a rescheduling fee of $50.00 will be charged if your request is approved.

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Disclaimer: is supported by you, our reader! Sometimes, we may earn a small affiliate commission when you click through the affiliate links on this page and buy something. If you have any questions, please get in touch with us.

You may also like these kids' and family activities

Read the latest stories from our blog

Get inspired with the best school holiday programs, children's live shows, and a curated selection of free school holiday activities near you. Explore and enjoy!

Daria Osipova
Best Free Perth Water Parks To Impress The Kids (2024)


Best Free Perth Water Parks To Impress The Kids (2024)

Splash and slide into summer with the best water parks and water playgrounds in Perth that are completely free to visit and will impress kids of all ages.

Elena Osipova
This Is How To Transform Your Photos Into LEGO Art

School Holiday Ideas

This Is How To Transform Your Photos Into LEGO Art

Transform your family memories into custom LEGO art! This easy-to-use LEGO art generator brings school holiday and family photos into colourful LEGO art.

Daria Osipova
20 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time Families Will Love


20 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time Families Will Love

Celebrate this festive season with your family with these best Christmas movies of all time, from classic favourites to modern Netflix movies and more.

Cookie consent at

Cookie Consent

We use cookies (and other similar technologies) to improve your experience on our site. By using this website you agree to our Cookie Policy.