Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced hard border closures will come into effect from 1am on Saturday 8 August.
Developed to support manufacturers and operators to incorporate the latest safety technology into new and existing heavy vehicles, a recently launched blueprint has received widespread industry support, according to the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR).
With the NSW border currently closed to Victoria to help curb the spread of COVID-19, NSW Health has made some welcome concessions for freight operators.
New signs and line markings are being installed on the Bruce Highway in North Queensland as part of the Australian Government’s Bruce Highway – Additional Funding for Black Spots, Rest Areas and Safety Upgrades (BRASU) program.
Following the announcement of tightened COVID-19 restrictions for Victoria, the Victorian Transport Association has praised the state government for working to prioritise and protect the nation’s supply chains.
THE Western Roads Federation has welcomed news of a $223 million boost for roading in Western Australia.
New infrastructure funding needs to fix poor quality roads in remote and regional areas, said Australian Trucking Association (ATA) Chair David Smith.
Woolworths is planning to build two new automated grocery distribution centres in the Moorebank Logistics Park in south-west Sydney.
THE Victorian transport industry was one of the most impacted at a political level by the sacking of powerbroker Adem Somyurek and resignation from cabinet of his factional allies Marlene Kairouz and Robin Scott amid branch stacking allegations.
THE Freightliner Cascadia is at the top of the class when it comes to fuel.