Territory truckie passes

Story Published: 27 Apr 2017

A TERRITORY character passed away late last year and the news has only now drifted down over dusty bush tracks to Big...

Northern Territory Profiles Redman Rip

Truckin' on the Border: Vinnie Borgia

Story Published: 16 Dec 2016

MAKING his final run home in early December after a long season of V8 racing was Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport (LDM)...

On Profiles The Truckin

Does Paul have the best truckie job out?

Story Published: 17 Nov 2016

WITH more than 4500 followers on Facebook, Paul Eddy and his Freightliner Argosy "Stax” have their adventures well...

Driver Profiles

Getting to know your Federal candidates

Story Published: 16 Jun 2016

AS MACKAY prepares to vote on July 2, the Daily Mercury is taking a look at the candidates and where they stand on issues...

Candidates Capricornia Dawson Election 2016 Federal Election 2016 Mackay Profiles

Minor parties are keen to rattle Warren Truss’s cage

Story Published: 5 Sep 2013

TAKING on a long-term MHR, frontbencher and former minister is a daunting prospect in a conservative electorate.

Candidates Federal Election 2013 Profiles Wide Bay

Katter, Palmer figures add to voting interest in Hinkler

Story Published: 5 Sep 2013

THE Hinkler campaign has been a quiet, largely positive affair, enlivened only by a traffic court appearance on Wednesday...

Candidates Federal Election 2013 Hinkler Profiles

Mario Espana

Story Published: 17 Feb 2013

THE Great Moscow Circus has been performing in Hobart and delighting audience members, including Bridget McGoldrick, who...

Driver Profiles

Truckers Derek, Scotty help on fire front

Story Published: 19 Jan 2013

IT HAD been a horrific week in Tasmania with heat, low humidity, high winds and over 50 fires burning out of control.

Driver Profiles

Sam Lynd

Story Published: 28 Dec 2012

WELL they have done it at last, increased the speed limit on the Brighton by-pass, where it is two lanes each way, to...

Driver Profiles

Kevin Morgan

Story Published: 4 Dec 2012

We were enjoying a cuppa at Mood Food at Kempton the other day and watching all the renovations going on when Michael Wells...

Driver Profiles