March 2019

Published a story 22nd Mar 2019 3:47 PM

A VIRAL dashcam video of a truck travelling through the Macquarie Pass has left many confused as to what vehicles can drive on the winding road.

WATCH: What trucks are allowed on the Macquarie Pass?

A VIRAL dashcam video of a truck travelling through the Macquarie Pass has left many confused as to what vehicles can drive on the winding road.

Published a story 20th Mar 2019 3:59 PM

ACROSS the country, hundreds of rest areas for our truckies lack these simple amenities, and that needs to change.

REST AREAS: 'We need to stop going backwards'

ACROSS the country, hundreds of rest areas for our truckies lack these simple amenities, and that needs to change.

Published a story 20th Mar 2019 3:58 PM

THE life of a truck driver is so different to the life of anyone else in the community that they need their own support system.

TIME FOR ACTION: 'Stop talking and do it'

THE life of a truck driver is so different to the life of anyone else in the community that they need their own support system.

Published a story 18th Mar 2019 3:28 PM

“WE WANT all road users to know the Traffic and Highway Patrol will work with RMS and other agencies to ensure the safety of all of those on the roads,” he said

NSW POLICE: Blitzes are having a positive effect

“WE WANT all road users to know the Traffic and Highway Patrol will work with RMS and other agencies to ensure the safety of all of those on the roads,” he said

Published a story 18th Mar 2019 3:22 PM

“THE transport industry is ‘absolutely screaming’ for young people to come up through the ranks,” he said.

Tone's tips for aspiring young truckies

“THE transport industry is ‘absolutely screaming’ for young people to come up through the ranks,” he said.

Published a story 8th Mar 2019 4:27 PM

A MOTORHOME driver has hit out at a truck driver who allegedly “ran over his trailer”.

Motorhome driver's 'drama' with a truck driver

A MOTORHOME driver has hit out at a truck driver who allegedly “ran over his trailer”.

Published a story 8th Mar 2019 10:06 AM

TO CELEBRATE International Women's Day, we talked to a few of the hard-working women in the road transport industry about what they love about trucking.

DIESEL IN THE VEINS: 12 women who love trucking

TO CELEBRATE International Women's Day, we talked to a few of the hard-working women in the road transport industry about what they love about trucking.

Published a story 7th Mar 2019 3:14 PM

HE DIDN'T quite realise how much better he would feel – and how much easier his job became – after shedding half of his body weight.

Truckie sheds half his body weight

HE DIDN'T quite realise how much better he would feel – and how much easier his job became – after shedding half of his body weight.

Published a story 7th Mar 2019 1:37 PM

Melissa said it was important to be a part of the conversation and see where the gender imbalances were and what could be done to open those doors up.

Don't limit yourselves to pre-conceived ideas about gender

Melissa said it was important to be a part of the conversation and see where the gender imbalances were and what could be done to open those doors up.

Published a story 7th Mar 2019 11:57 AM

THE company that operates the truck allegedly caught speeding 50km above the speed limit has been hit with several infringements after an investigation.

Police investigate fleet after catching speeding truckie

THE company that operates the truck allegedly caught speeding 50km above the speed limit has been hit with several infringements after an investigation.

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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.