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Road Rules 2014
Current version for 28 October 2019 to date (accessed 13 November 2019 at 02:40)
Part 18 Division 2 Rule 303
303   Riding an animal alongside more than 1 other rider
(1)  The rider of an animal must not ride on a road that is not a multi-lane road alongside more than 1 other rider, unless subrule (3) applies to the rider.
Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.
Note.
 Multi-lane road is defined in the Dictionary, and rider is defined in rule 17.
(2)  The rider of an animal must not ride in a marked lane alongside more than 1 other rider in the marked lane, unless subrule (3) applies to the rider.
Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.
Note.
 Marked lane is defined in the Dictionary.
(3)  The rider of an animal may ride alongside more than 1 other rider if the rider is—
(a)  overtaking the other riders or droving stock, or
(b)  permitted to do so under another law of this jurisdiction.
Note.
 Overtake is defined in the Dictionary.
(4)  If the rider of an animal is riding on a road that is not a multi-lane road alongside another rider, or in a marked lane alongside another rider in the marked lane, the rider must ride not over 1.5 metres from the other rider.
Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.
(5)  In this rule—
road does not include a road related area, but includes a bicycle path, shared path and any shoulder of the road.
Note.
 Bicycle path is defined in rule 239, road related area is defined in rule 13, shared path is defined in rule 242, and shoulder is defined in rule 12.