Road Rules 2014
Current version for 29 November 2019 to date (accessed 26 May 2020 at 23:39)
Part 21 Rule 352
352   References to stopping as near as practicable to a place
A requirement in these Rules for a driver to stop as near as practicable to a place is not complied with only because the driver stops behind a vehicle that has stopped at the place.
Example.
 If a driver stops behind a vehicle that has stopped at a stop sign or stop line in accordance with rule 67, 68 or 121, the driver must, after the vehicle has proceeded, stop at the stop sign or stop line in accordance with the rule.