Lyndal Denny

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This ‘road rule’ has to stop

After an impressive industry year recruiting and supporting greater numbers of women into trucking careers, my first column for 2024 was to be a congratulatory piece celebrating a new year filled with the promise of greater employment opportunities for up-and-coming female heavy vehicle drivers.
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Female truckies’ day a huge success

Widespread acceptance that gender bias is not only passé but also a huge waste of potential was confirmed in spades during the recent month-long build-up to WiTA’s inaugural July 5 National Female Truckie’s Day – the birthdate of legendary Australian female truckie Toots Holzheimer.  Read More
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My baptism of fire into trucking

One of the most common questions, I’m asked is how I transitioned from my tastefully furnished, softly lit east coast office – working for a Christian organisation – to a diesel, dust and sweat infused life driving trucks in one of the nation’s most dangerous, politically incorrect work environments. Read More