June 2019

Published a story 24th Jun 2019 11:21 AM

TRUCKIE and photographer Karl Black of Black Thunder Photography spotted the new truck pulling a B-double for Nolan’s Transport up in north Queensland recently.

New Mack Anthem spotted in north Queensland

TRUCKIE and photographer Karl Black of Black Thunder Photography spotted the new truck pulling a B-double for Nolan’s Transport up in north Queensland recently.

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 3:29 PM

NOT sure what's been happening on the roads lately? Here's a few police reports we've rounded up.

Police reports you might have missed this week

NOT sure what's been happening on the roads lately? Here's a few police reports we've rounded up.

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 2:50 PM

WHEN artist Helena Jackson Lloyd went to the Grafton Truck Show last year, she saw the industry in a completely fresh new light.

Trucks make huge, powerful, works of art

WHEN artist Helena Jackson Lloyd went to the Grafton Truck Show last year, she saw the industry in a completely fresh new light.

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 2:00 PM

IT’S NO wonder that truckies are frustrated with the driving habits of non-truckies when videos like this emerge.

WATCH: Near identical near misses on highway

IT’S NO wonder that truckies are frustrated with the driving habits of non-truckies when videos like this emerge.

Published a story 18th Jun 2019 12:05 PM

HIS father warned him not to get into trucking, but Kev Mitchell wouldn't let those jaded thoughts get in the way of him realising his dream.

This truckie is ready to share his knowledge

HIS father warned him not to get into trucking, but Kev Mitchell wouldn't let those jaded thoughts get in the way of him realising his dream.

Published a story 18th Jun 2019 9:44 AM

SO WHEN he was old enough, a determined Bailey set out to do whatever he could to work within the trucking industry.

Bailey can't wait to be a truckie

SO WHEN he was old enough, a determined Bailey set out to do whatever he could to work within the trucking industry.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 4:17 PM

WATCH: THIS split-second decision by a truckie saved the life of a seemingly oblivious cyclist who rode into the path of his truck in the Brisbane CBD.

Cyclist lucky to be alive after riding into truck's path

WATCH: THIS split-second decision by a truckie saved the life of a seemingly oblivious cyclist who rode into the path of his truck in the Brisbane CBD.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 2:31 PM

WELL-KNOWN casting directors Heesom Casting is scouring the state for someone to play a characterful Aussie long-haul truckie type. Could this be you?

WANTED: Quintessential Aussie truckie needed for TV ad

WELL-KNOWN casting directors Heesom Casting is scouring the state for someone to play a characterful Aussie long-haul truckie type. Could this be you?

Published a story 10th Jun 2019 4:27 PM

IN NEWS that surprises no one, trucks are being targeted yet again. After several 24-7 bans and curfews in Melbourne, it's now Brisbane's turn.

QTA wasn't consulted before Brisbane shut-out

IN NEWS that surprises no one, trucks are being targeted yet again. After several 24-7 bans and curfews in Melbourne, it's now Brisbane's turn.

Published a story 10th Jun 2019 12:59 PM

“The truck driver did an emergency pit stop when he realized he had a highly venomous eastern brown snake coming out of his dashboard."

Brave truckie slept in his cabin with eastern brown snake

“The truck driver did an emergency pit stop when he realized he had a highly venomous eastern brown snake coming out of his dashboard."

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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.