January 2020

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 2:47 PM

Communities say an increased number of trucks through their towns has made the roads unsafe.

WA towns get green light to trial 40km/h speed limit

Communities say an increased number of trucks through their towns has made the roads unsafe.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 10:51 AM

VICTORIAN Transport Association boss Peter Anderson will continue to lobby state government to give Maribyrnong residents respite from the heavy vehicle traffic plying their streets.

Older trucks dodge curfew

VICTORIAN Transport Association boss Peter Anderson will continue to lobby state government to give Maribyrnong residents respite from the heavy vehicle traffic plying their streets.

Published a story 21st Jan 2020 1:07 PM

Almost $30,000 is raised in just 24 hours for much-loved Wagga driver after devastating diagnosis.

Popular truckie, 51, given 18 months to live: Industry rallies

Almost $30,000 is raised in just 24 hours for much-loved Wagga driver after devastating diagnosis.

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 10:36 AM

Truckie Sharon Middleton describes the effects of the bushfires on the industry as 'paralysing'.

Operators face crippling losses after ‘paralysing’ fires

Truckie Sharon Middleton describes the effects of the bushfires on the industry as 'paralysing'.

Published a story 7th Jan 2020 4:18 PM

BEVEN Dionysius is looking forward to some father-son fishing time with youngest Shaun when Big Rigs tracks him down on his new farm near Gympie, in south-east Queensland.

Dionysius Transport celebrates wonderful milestone

BEVEN Dionysius is looking forward to some father-son fishing time with youngest Shaun when Big Rigs tracks him down on his new farm near Gympie, in south-east Queensland.

Published a story 7th Jan 2020 4:09 PM

Tired of being short-changed on long-hauls, a group of drivers is lobbying the Fair Work Commission for change.

Drivers make formal submissions to FWC

Tired of being short-changed on long-hauls, a group of drivers is lobbying the Fair Work Commission for change.

December 2019

Published a story 16th Dec 2019 9:53 AM

Lucky-to-be-alive Victorian driver Chris Jorgensen shares his frustrating battle in the hope it will help others.

Brave truckie fights for fairer workers compensation deal

Lucky-to-be-alive Victorian driver Chris Jorgensen shares his frustrating battle in the hope it will help others.

Published a story 12th Dec 2019 11:52 AM

A ground-breaking new skills program gets underway early next year that could end up being mandatory for all new truck drivers.

Free driver training program starts in Queensland next year

A ground-breaking new skills program gets underway early next year that could end up being mandatory for all new truck drivers.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 11:51 AM

Dubbo long-haul veteran is lobbying to bring licencing restrictions for MC holders in NSW in line with other states.

John takes up fight for older drivers

Dubbo long-haul veteran is lobbying to bring licencing restrictions for MC holders in NSW in line with other states.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 11:00 AM

Irish truckies are rallying again to help our drought-stricken farmers, this time in south-east Queensland.

Irish truckies unite to help our farmers

Irish truckies are rallying again to help our drought-stricken farmers, this time in south-east Queensland.

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