November 2019

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 3:31 PM

TREVOR Warner is thankful  the government is trying to make things better but says the latest extension to the fatigue law is nothing more than a Band-Aid fix.

TRUCKIE: 'Another hour is not enough'

TREVOR Warner is thankful the government is trying to make things better but says the latest extension to the fatigue law is nothing more than a Band-Aid fix.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 3:25 PM

"How many trucks get defects for a blown globe? Annual checks won't stop a cop chasing gift cards for meeting key performance indicators”.

Inspection regime to start soon

"How many trucks get defects for a blown globe? Annual checks won't stop a cop chasing gift cards for meeting key performance indicators”.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 12:17 PM

Here is the full list of road closures as a result of the Queensland and New South Wales bushfire emergency.

Full list of road closures affected by fires in QLD and NSW

Here is the full list of road closures as a result of the Queensland and New South Wales bushfire emergency.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 4:24 PM

Mr Shearer took to the SARTA Facebook to express his anger at the authorities describing the operation on the Churchill Road extension as “sanctioned road rage”

SARTA boss slams SAPol heavy vehicle operation

Mr Shearer took to the SARTA Facebook to express his anger at the authorities describing the operation on the Churchill Road extension as “sanctioned road rage”

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 2:20 PM

A TRUCK driver will appear in court for driving on a suspended licence, but that wasn’t all police found when they pulled him over.

More than 17 tonnes over the limit: Driver fined

A TRUCK driver will appear in court for driving on a suspended licence, but that wasn’t all police found when they pulled him over.

Published a story 4th Nov 2019 4:31 PM

EVERY year Leanne Prince thinks people can’t get any more generous and then the donations continue to come pouring in for the Brisbane Convoy for Kids.

Convoy not possible without generosity of the industry

EVERY year Leanne Prince thinks people can’t get any more generous and then the donations continue to come pouring in for the Brisbane Convoy for Kids.

Published a story 1st Nov 2019 3:07 PM

IF you see this convoy of B-Doubles on the road Saturday morning, give them a wave - they are stepping up to help farmers because "the government isn't".

The family behind massive convoy to drought ravaged town

IF you see this convoy of B-Doubles on the road Saturday morning, give them a wave - they are stepping up to help farmers because "the government isn't".

Published a story 1st Nov 2019 1:26 PM

THEY say the government “isn’t doing anything to help” so the Deen family have taken matters into their own hands.

Qld trucking family doing their bit to help drought victims

THEY say the government “isn’t doing anything to help” so the Deen family have taken matters into their own hands.

Published a story 1st Nov 2019 11:26 AM

A TRUCK driver has been charged after a long package fell off a loaded truck in the middle of a busy Sydney road. WATCH THE VIDEO

SCARY: #loadfail reminds drivers of Final Destination

A TRUCK driver has been charged after a long package fell off a loaded truck in the middle of a busy Sydney road. WATCH THE VIDEO

October 2019

Published a story 28th Oct 2019 4:14 PM

THE Queensland mum who is doing her bit to help the drought-stricken communities is calling on the Australian government to do more to help.

Truckie's wife lends a hand to drought-stricken community

THE Queensland mum who is doing her bit to help the drought-stricken communities is calling on the Australian government to do more to help.

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Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School and the University of Queensland.