The Road Ahead : June 2013
ROADAHEAD.COM.AU THE ROAD AHEAD JUN/JUL 2013 6 contents JUN/JUL 2013 COVER: James Bond lookalikes with the real thing, Bob McKay's Aston Martin DB5, at Eagle Farm Racecourse. PHOTO: Mark Horsburgh. MEMBER OFFER COMMUNITY 08 President's viewpoint 08 RACQ help 10 FEATURE: RACQ motoring event Cars are the stars at RACQ MotorFest 12 FEATURE: Reducing risks for youth Prevention is the best cure 13 Editor's note 13 Have your say LIFESTYLE 14 FEATURE: Qld interview Sir Llew Edwards From sparkie to state identity 16 Lifestyle news 18 Qld living 20 Wellbeing 22 Time out 24 Tech+gadgets 26 Dollars+$ense 28 FEATURE: Model aeroplanes The sky's the limit Look out for this logo for RACQ member offers throughout the magazine The paper used in The Road Ahead is PEFC certified and comes from sustainably managed forests and controlled sources. 10 EXEC. MANAGER, PUBLISHING Jim Mathers EDITOR Barry Green JOURNALISTS Deb Eccleston Belinda Peters GRAPHIC DESIGNER Evie Joannou Garrett ENQUIRIES, CLASSIFIED ADS Jenie Maloney 07 3872 8653 DISPLAY ADVERTISING Kelley Wiseman 07 3872 8640 ADDRESS PO BOX 4, Springwood, Queensland 4127 FAX 07 3257 1863 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org PUBLISHER The Road Ahead Publishing Co Pty Ltd (ABN 72 009 716 465) CIRCULATION (CAB) 886,739 Plus 170,000 digital. COPYRIGHT No part of this magazine may be reproduced without the publisher's written permission. CONTRIBUTORS The views expressed in The Road Ahead by external contributors and advertisers are not necessarily those of the RACQ. Additional magazine photos from Thinkstock, Tourism Queensland. ADVERTISING: All advertisements in The Road Ahead are the responsibility of advertisers. Advertising is accepted on the understanding that it does not contravene the Competition and Consumer Act. Responsibility is not accepted by The Road Ahead Publishing Co Pty Ltd or the RACQ for statements made or the failure of any product or service to give satisfaction. Inclusion of an advertisement should not be construed as an endorsement by The Road Ahead or the RACQ. For the latest lifestyle, travel and motoring news, visit our website, roadahead.com.au RACQ MOTORFEST PREVIEW Featuring the DB5 Must have 'app'