Toyota Winter Thredbo Safety Before You Head to the Snow

Before You Head To The Snow

Have you had your vehicle checked

Snowfield conditions are extreme it is essential to thoroughly check your vehicle before leaving home. You'll need to have anti-freeze added to your engine radiator, have your tyres, battery, brakes, cooling system, engine and windscreen inspected by your local Toyota dealer before travelling

Allow enough time for your trip

Ensure you allow enough time for the trip. Weather can change quickly in mountainous areas, with a corresponding effect on the roads and travel speed.

Avoid travel fatigue

Most people have to travel a considerable distance to get to the snow fields. Ensure you have regular breaks to 'stop, revive and survive'.

Prepare for emergencies

In case of an emergency carry a torch, emergency blanket, tow rope, spade, wheel chocks and first aid kit Optional - Pack of cards, box of tissues & favourite driving music.