May 2019

Published a story 21st May 2019 10:34 AM

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Hero truckie: 'Couldn't let him burn'

Not many people are prepared to put themselves in harm's way to help others, but truckie Darren Cooke is not like most blokes.

Published a story 15th May 2019 1:09 PM

"At last estimate, the cost to complete the sealing the Tanami was $605 million. So whilst the $115m is welcomed, it is still well short of what is needed."

WRF: 'This isn't enough to fix the Tanami'

"At last estimate, the cost to complete the sealing the Tanami was $605 million. So whilst the $115m is welcomed, it is still well short of what is needed."

Published a story 8th May 2019 11:26 AM

NEW South Wales police have praised truck drivers who created a "rolling roadblock" to stop a driver from dangerous driving.

Truckies make 'rolling roadblock' to stop a dangerous driver

NEW South Wales police have praised truck drivers who created a "rolling roadblock" to stop a driver from dangerous driving.

April 2019

Published a story 30th Apr 2019 4:19 PM

DAVID Martin loves everything when it comes to trucks.

Talented truckie's artworks

DAVID Martin loves everything when it comes to trucks.

Published a story 29th Apr 2019 3:20 PM

ONE of the hidden gems of the Wangarratta Historic Motor Show had a special place in the heart of Richie Gardner, one of the show’s organisers.

It's come up Mickey Mouse: restoring this special truck

ONE of the hidden gems of the Wangarratta Historic Motor Show had a special place in the heart of Richie Gardner, one of the show’s organisers.

Published a story 29th Apr 2019 1:06 PM

A TRUCK driver is uninjured after a B-double crashed down an embankment on the Logan Motorway this morning.

Driver uninjured in B-double crash

A TRUCK driver is uninjured after a B-double crashed down an embankment on the Logan Motorway this morning.

Published a story 26th Apr 2019 4:37 PM

A MOTORIST’S attempt to explain just why it feels like semi-trailers and road trains feel like they’re “speeding” past you has gone viral.

'This is why you feel trucks are speeding past you'

A MOTORIST’S attempt to explain just why it feels like semi-trailers and road trains feel like they’re “speeding” past you has gone viral.

Published a story 26th Apr 2019 4:20 PM

TRUCKING is a hard enough already without having to stress about where you're going to park for the night when others decide to park where they shouldn't.

Parking debacle must end

TRUCKING is a hard enough already without having to stress about where you're going to park for the night when others decide to park where they shouldn't.

Published a story 23rd Apr 2019 4:48 PM

THE extended holiday period has created “carpark chaos” in some areas, with truckies reportedly finding many service stations packed out with holiday makers.

'I won't bury my husband because of someone's poor planning'

THE extended holiday period has created “carpark chaos” in some areas, with truckies reportedly finding many service stations packed out with holiday makers.

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 3:14 PM

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Seven stories you might have missed this week

HAVEN'T seen the news this week? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here's seven of our top stories this week.

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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.