February 2019

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 1:16 PM

WE KNOW roadworks are something that you have to deal with on the roads every day, so here's a quick round up of some important ones you need to know this week.

7 roadworks you need to know about today around Australia

WE KNOW roadworks are something that you have to deal with on the roads every day, so here's a quick round up of some important ones you need to know this week.

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 9:40 AM

"THE risk to the public was extreme. The police played an important part to ensure that no tragedy occurred, particularly in advance of the alleged pursuit."

Cameron Interstate 'deeply concerned' about alleged pursuit

"THE risk to the public was extreme. The police played an important part to ensure that no tragedy occurred, particularly in advance of the alleged pursuit."

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 4:02 PM

WE ASKED to see who your companions on the road were and when we saw the results, our hearts melted!

36 of the best trucking dogs who keep you company

WE ASKED to see who your companions on the road were and when we saw the results, our hearts melted!

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 12:35 PM

FENCES laying on the ground, mud pushed off the roads over a foot deep and paddock after paddock of dead cattle.

'The stories I've heard are nothing short of horrific'

FENCES laying on the ground, mud pushed off the roads over a foot deep and paddock after paddock of dead cattle.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 5:10 PM

BRENDAN Farrell has thanked truckies, their wives and employers for letting them head off on yet another hay run so soon after the Australia Day run.

'Lets help keep the dream in agriculture alive'

BRENDAN Farrell has thanked truckies, their wives and employers for letting them head off on yet another hay run so soon after the Australia Day run.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 4:20 PM

TRUCKIE Martin De Vos shared a controversial idea about logbooks on social media this week.

LOGBOOKS: Truckie thinks new drivers need a helpful course

TRUCKIE Martin De Vos shared a controversial idea about logbooks on social media this week.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 4:01 PM

“We’ve included two things, a poster and quite a complicated visual effect shot at the end of the movie that will incorporate people and their dogs."

Film producers want to see you and your dog

“We’ve included two things, a poster and quite a complicated visual effect shot at the end of the movie that will incorporate people and their dogs."

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 3:47 PM

THIS truckie, @theoztruckie, reckons he’s seen it all now after posting a video to Twitter a few days ago expressing his incredulity.

'What could possibly go wrong at 100kmh?'

THIS truckie, @theoztruckie, reckons he’s seen it all now after posting a video to Twitter a few days ago expressing his incredulity.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 3:17 PM

A GO FUND Me page has been set up to help the family of truck driver Nigel Tilley, who was tragically killed the crash south of Coffs Harbour on Wednesday.

Father of two Nigel Tilley died in horror crash

A GO FUND Me page has been set up to help the family of truck driver Nigel Tilley, who was tragically killed the crash south of Coffs Harbour on Wednesday.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 11:19 AM

TRUCK driver Dave Lynch is being hailed as a hero after pulling a toddler from a wreckage after a three-car crash in Victoria.

VIDEO: Hero truckie pulls toddler from wreckage

TRUCK driver Dave Lynch is being hailed as a hero after pulling a toddler from a wreckage after a three-car crash in Victoria.

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Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School and the University of Queensland.