Paul Weaver drives a MAN TGX2 for Daccab based at Morisset Heads on the central coast of NSW and had brought up fencing material from NSW for Wondecla in the far north when Big Rigs saw him. Read More
A truck driver for the past 20 years, owner operator Stephen Swinton echoes the calls of many truckies who say there’s a genuine need for more rest areas. Read More
Dan Skipper is a third-generation member of a road transport industry family, so it is not surprising that trucking is in his blood. Read More
70-year-old Robert ‘Call Me Bob’ Dunn has been a truckie for around 50 years and still has a genuine passion for the road transport industry. Read More
A restored fire engine, a state of the art RAAF Aviation Fire and Rescue vehicle, Army trucks and a flashy yellow Isuzu light rig turned heads at Townsville Anzac Day celebrations.
WHEN I spotted a driver on the ground under the back of a semi trailer at a roadhouse parking area, my first thought was to yell out and ask did he need help.
Aged just 24, Nick Blade hopes to continue to be a truck driver for many years and would recommend it as a career to young people. Read More
When young outback driver John Woodall told me his nickname was Splinter, my curiosity buds were tantalised. Read More
James Hewitt has been a truckie for over 30 years, driving trucks in countries all around the world before making Australia his home. Read More
Much travelled truckie Lynton Bruce was deep in the tropics at Townsville when Big Rigs saw him taking a well earned break, far away from home. Read More