Without any prior knowledge of the industry, Kara Green decided to take a gamble. She accepted a job and soon went on to become the first female ever to win the Parts Category of the Hino National Skills Contest, which sees the best staff from the Hino Australia dealer network battle it out for the title.
This Sunday 27 September, almost 200 trucks and 50 motorbikes will come together for Townsville’s annual Convoy for a Cure, to raise funds for vital research into childhood cancer.
A current survey centred around Chain of Responsibility is calling on truck drivers and the broader industry to share their views, to help drive change in heavy vehicle crash investigations.
Queensland truck driver and small business owner Dave Kitson is among a growing list of disgruntled toll users who are fed up with being charged excessive fees by Transurban. Now, a class action has been launched against Transurban’s Queensland business Linkt for its exorbitant fees on overdue notices. Read more
A Queensland-based truckie has given his son an emotional birthday gift, making it back home from Melbourne in time to celebrate his 19th birthday.
Loaded with bulls, Durk Diggler navigates through the picturesque surrounds of Cape Portland in north-east Tasmania.
Heavy vehicle transport wasn’t a career she had previously considered, but when Annastasia Denigan landed her first role in transport, the opportunities within the industry were clear.
For third generation heavy diesel apprentice, Rik Nand, a passion for the trucking industry runs through his blood – and an opportunity to complete his work experience at Brisbane Isuzu, Eagle Farm has taken him one step closer to achieving his dreams.
It’s no secret that some of Victoria’s regional roads are in pretty bad shape, with upgrades long overdue. Read more
When a Victorian truckie collapsed while working in Brisbane, ending up in an induced coma in ICU, a Go Fund Me page was set up so his wife could be by his side. Over $12,000 has now been raised – and counting.