August 2019

Published a story 16th Aug 2019 3:40 PM

EVERYONE’S got an idea about how the National Work Diary should work, but truckie Tony Fulton might have come up with a solution.

Could Tony's work diary idea actually work?

EVERYONE’S got an idea about how the National Work Diary should work, but truckie Tony Fulton might have come up with a solution.

Published a story 16th Aug 2019 2:20 PM

SHOCKING footage of a driver performing a uturn on a highway into oncoming traffic has stunned social media users.

HEART-STOPPING FOOTAGE: Driver u-turns into oncoming traffic

SHOCKING footage of a driver performing a uturn on a highway into oncoming traffic has stunned social media users.

Published a story 15th Aug 2019 10:16 AM

THIRD-GENERATION truck driver Jesse Long is lucky to be alive after being trapped between two trucks.

INCREDIBLE: Truckie trapped between trucks survives

THIRD-GENERATION truck driver Jesse Long is lucky to be alive after being trapped between two trucks.

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 12:00 PM

SOUTH Australian Road Transport Association boss Steve Shearer has hailed Coen Fraser as a hero.

SARTA hails crash victim Coen Fraser a hero

SOUTH Australian Road Transport Association boss Steve Shearer has hailed Coen Fraser as a hero.

Published a story 8th Aug 2019 10:41 AM

Fiona Semple took to the Road Trains Australia Facebook group this morning to thank one truckie, who only went by Damo, for helping her 17-year-old daughter.

Code of the road still breathes: Thanks Damo

Fiona Semple took to the Road Trains Australia Facebook group this morning to thank one truckie, who only went by Damo, for helping her 17-year-old daughter.

Published a story 7th Aug 2019 4:28 PM

THIS is much more than just a gate that looks like a truck - it's a tribute to Steve Dunn's partner, Narelle Eggins.

Amazing story behind this trucking themed gate

THIS is much more than just a gate that looks like a truck - it's a tribute to Steve Dunn's partner, Narelle Eggins.

Published a story 7th Aug 2019 4:27 PM

TRUCKS were such a huge part of Sam Hagney's life, it wasn't a surprise when they were included in the "best day of his life” - when he married Sarah Hagney.

A wedding fit for a truckie

TRUCKS were such a huge part of Sam Hagney's life, it wasn't a surprise when they were included in the "best day of his life” - when he married Sarah Hagney.

Published a story 6th Aug 2019 4:08 PM

IT WAS like walking into a truck depot, with rigs lined up as far as the eye could see.

250 trucks squeeze into Casino for annual show

IT WAS like walking into a truck depot, with rigs lined up as far as the eye could see.

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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.