December 2018

Published a story 3rd Dec 2018 1:24 PM

A TRUCK driver has been charged after driving 103km/hr in a 50km/hr zone in Eastern Creek in New South Wales.

Truckie fined for doing more than 100km in a 50km zone

A TRUCK driver has been charged after driving 103km/hr in a 50km/hr zone in Eastern Creek in New South Wales.

November 2018

Published a story 30th Nov 2018 1:35 PM

BLOOMSBURY’S Anne Marie Barbaro can’t thank the generous truckie who spent a “small fortune” on water and sandwiches, enough.

Truckie buys food, water for firefighters battling CQ blaze

BLOOMSBURY’S Anne Marie Barbaro can’t thank the generous truckie who spent a “small fortune” on water and sandwiches, enough.

Published a story 29th Nov 2018 11:15 AM

STAY safe and pay very close attention to the messages generating from the authorise – police, fire and emergency services is the message from the QTA

Don't take any risks with cut roads

STAY safe and pay very close attention to the messages generating from the authorise – police, fire and emergency services is the message from the QTA

Published a story 28th Nov 2018 3:12 PM

THE final tally for i98FM's Illawarra Convoy was rounded up after a donation took the total from $1,936,868.70 to a neat $2 million.

Illawarra Convoy raises a huge $2m

THE final tally for i98FM's Illawarra Convoy was rounded up after a donation took the total from $1,936,868.70 to a neat $2 million.

Published a story 28th Nov 2018 2:47 PM

HOW are you supposed to manage your fatigue when you're sleeping in what feels like a shoebox?

Give us more room to sleep pleads a truckie's petition

HOW are you supposed to manage your fatigue when you're sleeping in what feels like a shoebox?

Published a story 27th Nov 2018 1:32 PM

THE youths who threw a 12kg rock off a footbridge that smashed the windscreen of a truck driving underneath it are being encouraged to hand themselves in.

Police: Rock throwing 'incredibly dangerous'

THE youths who threw a 12kg rock off a footbridge that smashed the windscreen of a truck driving underneath it are being encouraged to hand themselves in.

Published a story 27th Nov 2018 1:13 PM

EVEN though he had tried everything in his power to save the motorcyclist's life, the media assumed he was the one at fault.

Hero Brendan helps to save suffering motorcyclist

EVEN though he had tried everything in his power to save the motorcyclist's life, the media assumed he was the one at fault.

Published a story 27th Nov 2018 1:11 PM

SILVERDALE Sand and Soil owner Domenic Leuzzi couldn't be prouder of his driver, Brendan Gilbert, who helped save a motorcyclist's life.

Truckie deserves thanks from road users: top cop

SILVERDALE Sand and Soil owner Domenic Leuzzi couldn't be prouder of his driver, Brendan Gilbert, who helped save a motorcyclist's life.

Published a story 20th Nov 2018 12:32 PM

“WE SHOULD be the strongest union in the country but instead we’re a bit of a laughing stock.”

Truckie stands up to fight TWU leadership

“WE SHOULD be the strongest union in the country but instead we’re a bit of a laughing stock.”

Published a story 16th Nov 2018 12:59 PM

SOCIAL media star truckie Tony Fulton wants all motorists to be safe on the highways. That why he created a video to educate drivers on how to pull up safely.

VIDEO: Truckie Tony shares tips on how to pull over safely

SOCIAL media star truckie Tony Fulton wants all motorists to be safe on the highways. That why he created a video to educate drivers on how to pull up safely.

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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.