June 2019

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."

Published a story 4th Jun 2019 10:23 AM

SHOCKING footage of a New South Wales police car that performed a dangerous u-turn manoeuvre in front of a truck has been shared on Facebook.

Police car pulls u-turn in front of truck on busy highway

SHOCKING footage of a New South Wales police car that performed a dangerous u-turn manoeuvre in front of a truck has been shared on Facebook.

Published a story 3rd Jun 2019 5:04 PM

SICK of people not understanding what truck drivers go through, a truckie has shared a dashcam compilation in hopes to educate other drivers.

WATCH: What a truckie puts up with every day

SICK of people not understanding what truck drivers go through, a truckie has shared a dashcam compilation in hopes to educate other drivers.

May 2019

Published a story 31st May 2019 3:41 PM

IN A WORLD where it seems other motorists don’t have any regard for the work that truck drivers do, Puma Energy Australia staff have emerged as unlikely heroes.

TRUCK DRIVERS ONLY: Unlikely Puma heroes on truckie's side

IN A WORLD where it seems other motorists don’t have any regard for the work that truck drivers do, Puma Energy Australia staff have emerged as unlikely heroes.

Published a story 31st May 2019 12:05 PM

THE truckie behind Tones Truckin Stories reckons it is time for a change.

Tones Truckin Stories: 'It's time to change this'

THE truckie behind Tones Truckin Stories reckons it is time for a change.

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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.