Meet our dedicated team that make it all happen!

John Cliffod

John Clifford - 0408 829 916

John started in the transport industry in 1988 and then moved into driving instruction in 1992.  

Lifestyle changes in 2006 have brought him to Gympie.  In 2011 he resumed driver training with a local defensive driving facility.  In 2013, John again started his own driving school.  This has eventually led to the purchase of Gympie’s largest driving school in July 2017.  John has always been passionate about teaching people to drive and enjoys teaching students of all ages and abilities.  He is also a HC accredited driver trainer.


John has a nationally recognised Trainer and Assessor qualification.  He is also a former Ambulance service driver trainer and is also able to perform Driver Medical Assessments. 

Malcolm Gear - 0408 370 152

Mal was born and bred in Gympie and since the start of 2007 he has thoroughly enjoyed teaching all different types of learners. Mal gets great joy out of seeing the new licensed drivers, driving on their own around Gympie. 


Mal is also an accredited Keys2drive driver trainer. To get your free lesson register with

Mal Gear
Keys 2 Drive

All instructors hold a Blue Card, which includes a National Criminal Police Check.