Two types of charging station are located at each destination on the RAC Electric Highway® , DC fast charging and AC slow charging.
Trio Fast Charging Station with Tesla Model S Compatible AC Charging Cable
The Trio fast charging station has three cables, CHAdeMO fast charging, CCS Combo 1 fast charging and an AC cable that can deliver up to 43kW AC to type 2 IEC62196-2 (Mennekes) compatible cars such as the Tesla Model S.
1 DC CSS Combo 1 mode cable/connector
1 DC CHAdeMO mode 4 JEVS G105 cable connector
1 AC Mode3 Type 2 (Mennekes) cable connector for the Tesla Model S
Compatible with AU/NZ 400V AC three phase power supply at a frequency of 50/60 Hz
DC OutputMaximum output current 120 A
Maximum output power 50 kW
Output voltage range 50 – 500 VDC
AC OutputMaximum output current 63 A
Maximum output power 43 kW
Output voltage range 400V AC.
Wallbox/ Bollard Charger
|Number of sockets||1|
|Input AC power supply||1 P + N +PE|
|AC Voltage||230V AC +/- 10%|
|Nominal input current||32 A|
|Nominal input power||7,2 kW|
|Output||50 / 60 Hz|
|Rated output power||7,2 kW|
|Rated output current||32 A.|
|Socket A||Mode 3 (IEC 61851), Type 1 cable tethered (UNE EN 62196-2)|
To charge your vehicle you will require an access (RFID) card to activate the chargers. The cards are available by contacting ChargeStar at www.chargestar.com.au or telephone 1300 661 895.
Existing RFID cards should be retained for use on other chargers in Western Australia.
No. The driver management services are managed by ChargeStar.
Please contact Chargestar (www.chargestar.com.au/1300 661895) to request an access (RFID) card.
Chargers are available on a first-come basis. Please see above Question: "How do I activate the charger/use the Electric Highway" for details on getting an RFID card.
Yes the chargers are owned by local government and an access charge applies. Please visit http://chargestar.com.au/about-faqs/ for details.
- If there appears to be a machine fault
- If there appears to be a vehicle fault (e.g. not charging or connecting properly)
- If there is a physical fault
- If I get to charging station but do not have a card
- If I get to a charging station and someone else is charging that has not booked or appears to be taking longer than required than their usual charge time.
Please telephone 1300 661895 to report a technical or card issue with the charging station.
For physical issues (vandalism, graffiti etc), please report it to the relevant local government.
Details of the helpdesk phone number and the local government are located on each charging unit.
PLEASE NOTE: This service is managed independently. Please do not call the RAC Roadside Assistance as they will be unable to assist with your enquiry.