Brisbane-based truckie Matt Gear, 28, wasn’t sure where to turn next to realise his dream of driving road trains, but now, since joining a small Pilbara operator he hasn’t looked back.
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. Read more
Forget paper receipts, lost dockets and end of month reconciling. With Shell Card you get a single tax invoice and statement that itemises the GST for fuel purchases, making fuel claims easy.
After spending two years restoring this classic White, Goulburn truckie Tony Kent has hit the highways again to share a story of a special era.
Four years ago and 39 weeks pregnant, Stefanie Teixeira survived a horror truck crash that claimed her partner’s life. Today, she’s honouring his memory the best way she knows how.
Michael Murphy had wanted to get into trucking since he was a little kid, inspired by his uncle Neil who ran B-doubles, and his grandfather who headed up Beattie’s Bus Service in Wollongong. Read more
When Sue Ryan lost her truckie husband last year, she thought her hay run days were behind her; but thanks to the generosity and support of those around her, she’s continuing his legacy.
With such a diverse range of modern trucks working across the country it is somewhat of a rare occurrence to see a truck that is still working hard with its owner in an association that began in 1980.
John Wright, 53, has moved bigger loads in his lifetime in the heavy haulage game. But when it comes to the most rewarding project, the second-generation house remover, and owner of Queensland House Removers (QHR), is hard-pressed thinking of one that tops his haul of a Great Barrier Reef viewing pontoon in Bundaberg. Read more
Flash back to 1971. The very first Australian made Kenworth, a K125CR, had just rolled off the production line. During that same year, Patrick Soars launched his landscape supplies business ANL, which has gone on to become a leading force in landscaping, building and gardening products and supplies across NSW.