June 2020

Published a story 4th Jun 2020 2:09 PM

NEW South Wales’ top traffic cop has thanked the transport industry for its willingness to call out bad behaviour on the roads after a truckie shared a dashcam video of a car’s dangerous driving.

Truckies help to change bad drivers dangerous attitudes

NEW South Wales’ top traffic cop has thanked the transport industry for its willingness to call out bad behaviour on the roads after a truckie shared a dashcam video of a car’s dangerous driving.

May 2020

Published a story 27th May 2020 10:46 AM

The WRF is “concerned and deeply disappointed” over no communication from the Freemantle Port Authority regarding positive COVID-19 cases.

WRF boss asks why industry wasn’t informed of positive cases

The WRF is “concerned and deeply disappointed” over no communication from the Freemantle Port Authority regarding positive COVID-19 cases.

Published a story 25th May 2020 5:36 PM

FINDING a snake on his truck while driving out on the highway sounded so absurd to Raymond Johns’ boss that at first, they thought he’d sent through photos of a damaged truck.

‘It turned around and looked at me’

FINDING a snake on his truck while driving out on the highway sounded so absurd to Raymond Johns’ boss that at first, they thought he’d sent through photos of a damaged truck.

Published a story 25th May 2020 4:58 PM

ROADS and Maritime Services have revealed a slight improvement in heavy vehicle compliance in its first report for 2020.

Inspection report shows slight improvement in compliance

ROADS and Maritime Services have revealed a slight improvement in heavy vehicle compliance in its first report for 2020.

Published a story 25th May 2020 3:56 PM

“But if you listen and learn to take on-board the constructive criticism, it will help you grow further in this industry,”

Nothing stands in Chloe’s way

“But if you listen and learn to take on-board the constructive criticism, it will help you grow further in this industry,”

Published a story 25th May 2020 3:16 PM

BRITISH actress Miriam Margoyles certainly knows a lot more about the Australian transport industry after jumping in Heather Jones’ iconic pink truck and tagging along for a drive through the heart of the country.

Miram learns all about trucking in heart of Australia

BRITISH actress Miriam Margoyles certainly knows a lot more about the Australian transport industry after jumping in Heather Jones’ iconic pink truck and tagging along for a drive through the heart of the country.

Published a story 22nd May 2020 4:02 PM

OI THE husky is a very special dog indeed – he’s famous for keeping truck drivers company while they take their breaks at the Threeways Roadhouse.

Can you help find Oi, the famous Threeways Roadhouse pooch?

OI THE husky is a very special dog indeed – he’s famous for keeping truck drivers company while they take their breaks at the Threeways Roadhouse.

Published a story 22nd May 2020 3:12 PM

“Nothing like feeling the wind in your scales on a cool autumn morning.”

Truckie finds snake on B-double while driving 100km/h

“Nothing like feeling the wind in your scales on a cool autumn morning.”

Published a story 18th May 2020 4:49 PM

THE transport industry cannot afford to become complacent in terms of workplace drug testing, says New South Wales’ top traffic patrol cop chief inspector Phil Brooks.

Drug use only heightens the risk on our roads, says top cop

THE transport industry cannot afford to become complacent in terms of workplace drug testing, says New South Wales’ top traffic patrol cop chief inspector Phil Brooks.

Published a story 18th May 2020 3:40 PM

TRUCK driver Gary Jackson is a little overwhelmed with the publicity he’s receiving after being hailed a hero.

Truckie hailed hero after stopping erratic van driver

TRUCK driver Gary Jackson is a little overwhelmed with the publicity he’s receiving after being hailed a hero.

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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.