May 2019

Published a story 22nd May 2019 2:35 PM

WESTBOUND lanes of the Great Western Highway are closed due to a two-truck crash at Blaxland, west of Sydney.

Westbound lanes of NSW highway closed after crash

WESTBOUND lanes of the Great Western Highway are closed due to a two-truck crash at Blaxland, west of Sydney.

Published a story 21st May 2019 2:19 PM

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Hero truckie: 'I couldn't let him burn in there'

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Published a story 21st May 2019 1:35 PM

SARA Storer was so moved after watching Brendan Farrell share his grief in a viral video she immediately wrote a song honouring the plight of the hay runners.

Australian country music star's tribute to our hay icon

SARA Storer was so moved after watching Brendan Farrell share his grief in a viral video she immediately wrote a song honouring the plight of the hay runners.

Published a story 21st May 2019 10:34 AM

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Hero truckie: 'I couldn't let him burn'

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Published a story 15th May 2019 1:09 PM

"At last estimate, the cost to complete the sealing the Tanami was $605 million. So whilst the $115m is welcomed, it is still well short of what is needed."

WRF: 'This isn't enough to fix the Tanami'

"At last estimate, the cost to complete the sealing the Tanami was $605 million. So whilst the $115m is welcomed, it is still well short of what is needed."

Published a story 8th May 2019 11:26 AM

NEW South Wales police have praised truck drivers who created a "rolling roadblock" to stop a driver from dangerous driving.

Truckies make 'rolling roadblock' to stop a dangerous driver

NEW South Wales police have praised truck drivers who created a "rolling roadblock" to stop a driver from dangerous driving.

April 2019

Published a story 30th Apr 2019 4:19 PM

DAVID Martin loves everything when it comes to trucks.

Talented truckie's artworks

DAVID Martin loves everything when it comes to trucks.

Published a story 29th Apr 2019 3:20 PM

ONE of the hidden gems of the Wangarratta Historic Motor Show had a special place in the heart of Richie Gardner, one of the show’s organisers.

It's come up Mickey Mouse: restoring this special truck

ONE of the hidden gems of the Wangarratta Historic Motor Show had a special place in the heart of Richie Gardner, one of the show’s organisers.

Published a story 29th Apr 2019 1:06 PM

A TRUCK driver is uninjured after a B-double crashed down an embankment on the Logan Motorway this morning.

Driver uninjured in B-double crash

A TRUCK driver is uninjured after a B-double crashed down an embankment on the Logan Motorway this morning.

Published a story 26th Apr 2019 4:37 PM

A MOTORIST’S attempt to explain just why it feels like semi-trailers and road trains feel like they’re “speeding” past you has gone viral.

'This is why you feel trucks are speeding past you'

A MOTORIST’S attempt to explain just why it feels like semi-trailers and road trains feel like they’re “speeding” past you has gone viral.

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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.