More than $82,000 was raised from the Convoy For The Cure in Townsville yesterday, with more money still to come in.
When I saw an old International Eagle dubbed “West Coast Eagle” parked up at a roadhouse deep in the tropics I thought for sure and certain the driver was from WA. Read More
Recently when Big Rigs caught up with Shane Walshe, he was busy cleaning the interior of the near new Mercedes Benz 2646 with automatic transmission, which he drives for Brisbane based ACFS Port Logistics. It has depots around the country. Read More
“When you see a roadhouse with lots of trucks pulled up there, you know they serve a good feed,” was a great quote from Townsville driver Alan Camenzind. Read More
Brett Hamilton drives a 2016 Mack Superliner 685 for Kelly Freightlines, based in Goondiwindi. He was with his lovely wife Judy when I saw them. Read More
For decades truck drivers were allowed to hook-up and unhook their trailers on a former airstrip along the strategic Woodstock Giru Road in north Queensland.
Of Hungarian and Romanian descent, Tibor Nyitrai is very much an Aussie truckie who is enthusiastic about his job. Read More
Having just delivered a load of ash from Stanwell in Central Queensland to Townsville, Robert Logan was waiting for a backload of cement when Big Rigs spotted him in a roadhouse parking area. Read More
Veteran truck driver Arty Ruttley had picked up a load of cement in Townsville bound for a western mine when Big Rigs saw him. Read More
Owner operator Craig Williams has unexpectedly become a mover and shaker for the road transport industry in Tasmania, as he lobbies for better conditions for the state’s truckies. Read More