The owner of a road train involved in a fiery crash that triggered the largest explosion in Australian transportation...

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23rd Sept. 2020 3:09 PM

Nursing, truck driving and welding are among occupations still in big demand, according to a survey of employers, while...

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18th May 2020 8:05 AM

A NSW Good Samaritan volunteers to feed our busy drivers during the crisis.

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23rd March 2020 11:03 AM

A family have been left “shaken” after two truck drivers collided on Christmas Eve, sending them crashing in a ball of...

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25th Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

There was widespread outrage after our story about a sign asking truckies to turn off their engines so nearby residents...

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12th Dec. 2019 10:12 AM

As everyone is always in a rush it seems and the roads are full of traffic, there are some things that truckies wish...

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09th Dec. 2019 2:12 PM

Tipper driver Doug Kirby is cranking up his one-man crusade to get more respect for truckies. This is how how you can join...

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18th Nov. 2019 1:11 PM

ONE little question can make a huge difference in the lives of others.

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06th Sept. 2019 11:09 AM

“It highlights the importance of truck drivers managing their fatigue and legal responsibilities, with a focus on truck...

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06th Sept. 2019 9:09 AM

With more Australians driving on our roads daily, there’s a real gap in the job market for women in one sector, where men...

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16th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

Two men have died in a head-on truck crash in South Australia amid wild weather conditions hitting the state.

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09th Aug. 2019 5:08 AM

AFTER we shared a story about a truckie nicknamed "Pig", we wanted to know what the funniest truckie nicknames you've come...

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24th July 2019 2:07 PM

THE actions of two truck drivers who saved the life of a woman found slumped in her car have been praised by the woman's...

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28th June 2019 11:06 AM

TRUCKIES are the most professional drivers, so we asked our readers what other motorists should keep in mind during the...

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16th April 2019 11:04 AM

A FORMER truckie is rallying drivers to call out people who don't eat meat as fears escalate that activists are planning to...

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08th April 2019 8:04 AM

HE "decided to be a modern-day Robin Hood" and supply his family and friends.

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15th March 2019 12:03 AM

TRUCKIE Tony Fulton has a message for Australia’s drivers who see fast trucks – “We’re not all d**kheads”.

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05th March 2019 10:03 AM

DISGRACEFUL is one of the kindest words truckies have used to describe acts by others who leave rubbish overflowing at rest...

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25th Feb. 2019 6:02 AM

A ROAD train driver, who was carrying bales of hay to drought-striken NSW farmers, has escaped uninjured after the truck he...

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24th Jan. 2019 2:01 PM

With the Darling River running dangerously low, the only way to get fresh, affordable drinking water into the area is by...

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19th Jan. 2019 7:01 AM

NOONE has the time to teach all of this stuff as there is money to be made and that seems to be more important!

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18th Jan. 2019 7:01 AM

DID you know that beeping your car horn for any reason other than alerting other road users is illegal – and that even a...

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14th Jan. 2019 2:01 PM

A dog has been spotted tethered to the framework of a semi-trailer, which was reportedly travelling at 100km/h along a...

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08th Dec. 2018 12:12 PM

The invisible truck phenomenon drivers see on the Pacific Highway.

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06th Dec. 2018 9:12 PM

Dozing truck drivers will get a shake and an alarm as part of new technology being rolled out by a major Australian...

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05th Nov. 2018 11:11 AM

THERE isn’t a driver shortage. There isn’t even a skilled driver shortage.

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11th Oct. 2018 6:10 AM

THE trucking industry has special measures to improve road safety. Is it time other road users followed its lead?

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29th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

ULMARRA residents have had a gutful of the deliberate, heavy compression braking and blasting airhorns by a small number of...

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17th Aug. 2018 3:08 PM

ALEJANDRA, 14, is a child prostitute who spends her nights waiting for truckies to pick her up on the “highway of...

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11th Aug. 2018 1:08 AM

THIS extrodinary photo shows the moment police and truckies came together to save the life of a man threatening to jump of...

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25th April 2018 4:04 PM

Maybe the authorities will stop hounding truckies and look at the other motorists, actually have a look at what is actually...

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23rd Feb. 2018 9:02 AM

IT'S NOT easy being a truck driver. Especially when you've got to deal with other drivers on the road doing silly and...

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09th Jan. 2018 2:01 PM

A few top tips when sharing the roads with truckies.

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02nd Jan. 2018 8:01 AM

A TRUCK driver shared a video showing a "cowboy truckie" running across a red light and cutting across another truck.

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29th Nov. 2017 1:11 PM

MAIN Roads Minister Mark Bailey has promised to target “cowboy truckies who flout road rules along the busy Brisbane Urban...

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06th Nov. 2017 12:11 PM

More than 500 truckies from across Australia have joined forces to clean up our 'stinkin' rest stops.

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12th July 2017 8:07 AM

TRUCKIES say new laws that will restrict them to the left lanes are unfair and could cause fatal crashes.

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12th June 2017 6:06 AM

Transport and Main Roads is set to hold a Truckie Toolbox Talk at Torbanlea on Thursday.

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24th May 2017 5:05 AM

A recent post on Facebook about how to count time led us to contact the NHVR to clarify a few things.

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16th Sept. 2016 9:09 AM

The state’s peak motoring body has issued a warning to all driver

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26th Aug. 2016 12:08 PM

FROM being tailgated to a close call with a semi-trailer and everything in between, Fraser Coast travellers share their...

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09th Aug. 2016 11:08 AM

Truckies are tampering with speed limiters because of unrealistic work pressures.

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07th July 2016 5:07 AM

TRUCKIES have been banned from using an informal parking bay along the Warrego Hwy near Gatton and local member Ian Rickuss...

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07th June 2016 9:06 AM

A HORROR crash near Toowoomba that killed three people are one of the many incidents that have sparked an appeal for...

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23rd Dec. 2015 12:12 PM

A truck driver has learned an expensive lesson, after copping $33,000 in fines for seventeen counts of speeding within...

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29th Nov. 2014 7:11 PM

THIS year’s Lights on the Hill memorial service in Gatton (Queensland) will see the patrons using the newly upgraded wall...

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29th Sept. 2014 6:09 AM

ALICE Springs is a long way from anywhere, but at the end of August each year, it becomes the centre of the universe for...

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15th Sept. 2014 1:09 PM

James Ashley was the 1000th person to be inducted into the Shell Rimula Wall of Fame, at the 2014 National Road Transport...

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12th Sept. 2014 6:09 PM