Email received from GoCatch on Wednesday 12 September 2018 at 10.30 am:
Child, Parcel & Pet Transport Services - Register Your Interest
Commencing in the new year, we will be expanding our transport services to include authorised and safe transportation of children for drivers...
Hi Ants have a look at this article its a little old however relevant with all the Ants getting calls I thought it could be relevant.
They claim to have 59,000 drivers which would have been easily reached as one of the directors is on the Hire Car Association.
Remember you can have all the...
GoCatch now displays the driver's satisfaction rating to passengers. It now also calculates the average rating as the total number of 'thumbs up' over the total jobs completed. According to GoCatch, this may result in a slight increase in a driver's rating.
GoCatch passengers give ratings...
GoCatch sent an email to drivers on Saturday 7 July 2018 at 7.50 pm.
The email mainly concerned changes to the advance booking minimum fare guarantee ($20) for drivers.
The relevant part of the email is below:
Changes to the Advance Booking Minimum Fare Guarantee for Drivers
At yesterday's rideshare lunch, I learnt something new from a driver colleague.
The driver colleague showed me how to find the quarterly tax statement for GoCatch via the driver app. It's hiding where you'd least expect it.
My details are reflected in the screenshots above.
On the home page...
GoCatch sent an important message to drivers via the driver app and by email at 7.10 pm on Friday 22 June 2018.
What took me completely by surprise was the reference to 5% commission. Has anyone else seen this before?
Text of email:
GoCatch Driver Payment Guarantee
One of the best...
The above billboard is over a luggage carousel at the Qantas end of Canberra Airport. And it's working well.
Drivers who thought they would never drive a GoCatch trip are suddenly getting them from the airport and elsewhere. I am one of those drivers. Several other drivers at this week's...
It was New Years Eve so i had my Go Catch app on aswell as Uber to take rides during the quiet periods. I took a few jobs then i started missing a few due to Uber surging. Then Go Catch support calls me asking why am i not not picking up jobs? Hello!! I’m offline for a reason!! Do I...
Email sent by Go-Catch to Canberra drivers on Saturday 19 May 2018 at 11.28 am:
Opt-in to get your Swipe card today
GoCatch is officially licensed at Canberra Airport and will be launching publicly next week.
As a GoCatch driver you will need a Swipe card to complete your GoCatch...
GoCatch sent the following email to drivers at 12.25 pm on Friday 12 January 2017:
Improve Your Driver Status to Get More From GoCatch
Thank you for driving with us! Here at GoCatch we enjoy rewarding our top drivers and we will continue to provide opportunities for you to earn...
Here is GoCatch's advice emailed to Canberra drivers on Friday 29 December at 3.19 pm:
95% Commission and Higher Fares this NYE!
NYE is the biggest event of the year and you can earn 95% of EVERY Economy and Premium job on GoCatch this New Year's Eve weekend!
All fares will be...
GoCatch has sent drivers the following message:
Earn a Bonus $20 Today!
Thursday 7th December, 2017
Hi GoCatch Drivers,
Earn a bonus $20 today by completing 5 jobs with in-app payments!
From 10AM today until 10AM tomorrow (7 - 8 December AEDT), simply complete 5 jobs where the...
GoCatch has advised drivers via an in-app message:
Job Dispatch Is Changing
Monday 13th November, 2017
How GoCatch Dispatch works now:
GoCatch dispatches a job to drivers one at a time and gives drivers 11 seconds to accept the job. Currently, if you are in the app or out of the...
On or about 8 November 2017, GoCatch dropped its fares. This means that rideshare drivers using the GoCatch app are now being paid less than before.
GoGatch included this information in a message accessible via the driver app and changed details on its website but didn’t email drivers to alert...
There's an important thread on the Melbourne forum about GoCatch: see https://uberpeople.net/threads/gocatch-not-paying.215940/ (original post by Paultl).
If there's a problem with the passenger's credit card, GoCatch pays the driver only once (and if) they recover the fare from the passenger...
GoCatch sent an email to drivers on 31 October 2017 about a new version of its driver app.
It includes details of various incentives to accept trip requests including those for short rides.
This would be all very well if GoCatch had passengers. I don't see any evidence at all that they are...
GoCatch sent the following email to drivers on Thursday 26 October 2017:
How do the GoCatch changes affect you?
Things are changing fast in the Taxi and Rideshare market. Legislation is changing, prices are changing, and technology is continually improving.
What Does This All...