January 2019

Published a story 18th Jan 2019 3:40 PM

With the Darling River running dangerously low, the only way to get fresh, affordable drinking water into the area is by truck.

Water trucks urgently needed as emergency unfolds

With the Darling River running dangerously low, the only way to get fresh, affordable drinking water into the area is by truck.

Published a story 9th Jan 2019 3:58 PM

LUCKILY for us the prime cattle on show aren't the only ones turning heads at the Pakenham sales yards, 56km southeast of Melbourne.

'This old girl will see me out'

LUCKILY for us the prime cattle on show aren't the only ones turning heads at the Pakenham sales yards, 56km southeast of Melbourne.

Published a story 9th Jan 2019 3:31 PM

SCANIA Australia managing director Mikael Jansson starts the New Year in a buoyant mood about the brand's future here.

Scania drives push for Euro 6

SCANIA Australia managing director Mikael Jansson starts the New Year in a buoyant mood about the brand's future here.

Published a story 9th Jan 2019 2:33 PM

VETERAN driver Mike Williams isn't sure where he would be today if he didn't have the sense to call an ambulance when he did.

Truck driver shares health warning

VETERAN driver Mike Williams isn't sure where he would be today if he didn't have the sense to call an ambulance when he did.

December 2018

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 2:38 PM

THOSE in the know tell us young Jai Perkins has the cleanest rig in his Tamworth fleet, such is the pride he takes in his job.

Young gun Jai has a winning polish

THOSE in the know tell us young Jai Perkins has the cleanest rig in his Tamworth fleet, such is the pride he takes in his job.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 2:27 PM

IT PUTS a smile on our face when we hear tireless truckie Brendan 'Bumpa' Farrell sounding happy behind the wheel.

Selfless star gets a helping hand for Australia Day run

IT PUTS a smile on our face when we hear tireless truckie Brendan 'Bumpa' Farrell sounding happy behind the wheel.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 2:17 PM

AFTER months of back-and-forth discussions, Western Roads Federation is celebrating a win for its members, with the removal of local council road charging.

WA has win for operators

AFTER months of back-and-forth discussions, Western Roads Federation is celebrating a win for its members, with the removal of local council road charging.

November 2018

Published a story 28th Nov 2018 2:35 PM

For almost 40 years he'd carved out a blemish-free living behind the wheel. Then a letter came in the post from Qld's Department of Transport and Main Roads

Postal shock for MC drivers

For almost 40 years he'd carved out a blemish-free living behind the wheel. Then a letter came in the post from Qld's Department of Transport and Main Roads

Published a story 13th Nov 2018 11:06 AM

ANTHONY and Danyelle Haigh are making the most of a rare sojourn at home in Allora when <em>Big Rigs </em>caught up with Australia's busiest water drillers.

Road train water drillers deliver hope for farmers

ANTHONY and Danyelle Haigh are making the most of a rare sojourn at home in Allora when Big Rigs caught up with Australia's busiest water drillers.

October 2018

Published a story 31st Oct 2018 2:43 PM

PETER Ward, now 95, says coming out of retirement to make his daily vegetable deliveries was the best decision he's ever made.

Meet Peter, 95, Australia's oldest truckie

PETER Ward, now 95, says coming out of retirement to make his daily vegetable deliveries was the best decision he's ever made.

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