Just Truckin' Around - Steve James

05 November 2018

Steve James was about to unload logs at Mitchell Brothers Darfield sawmill when Craig McCauley caught up with him recently. His driving career spans more than three decades, commen...

Just Truckin' Around - Kevin Jackson

05 November 2018

Kevin Jackson’s immaculate 2015 MAN TGX was looking sharp in Shannon so it didn’t take much to persuade him to agree to a Just Truckin’ Around chat with Faye Lougher. Kevin has bee...

Just Truckin' Around the world...

01 October 2018

Brett Ellis was checking some wheel nuts at Coolalinga on Darwin’s southern outskirts when Craig McCauley caught up with him. He has been driving trucks for 38 years, the past 18 o...

Just Truckin' Around - Bernie Halford

01 October 2018

Craig Andrews bailed up HWR Group’s Bernie Halford near the end of his shift after refuelling in Milton. Bernie spends his days driving this 2014 500hp Mack Granite carting bulk ce...

Just Truckin' Around - John Rush

01 October 2018

John Rush was parked in the south service lane in Levin, waiting to collect mail and courier items from New Zealand Post when Faye Lougher spotted he was driving the latest truck t...

Just Truckin' Around - Khyle Brookland

03 September 2018

Waikaka Transport ’s Khyle Brookland was washing up and doing the greasing after a busy Saturday morning spreading super around some of eastern Southland’s wonderful countryside. C...

Just Truckin' Around - Bill Chalk

03 September 2018

Water carts are water carts...unless of course they ’re water carts owned by the Diamantina Shire in Queensland’s southwest corner. Craig McCauley was recently in that neck of the ...

Just Truckin' Around - Mark Wakefield

28 August 2018

When Faye Lougher first spoke to Mark Wakefield at the truck stop in Levin, he was driving a 2007 Kenworth T404S carting a load of logs bound for Wellington on a CLS Feilding truck...

Just Truckin' Around - David O’Sullivan

03 August 2018

Having spent the past 16 years behind the wheel, Stretch has piloted a variety of equipment both here and overseas, but concedes there is no place like home. When questioned what t...

Just Truckin' Around - David Sneddon

03 August 2018

David Sneddon certainly wasn’t Kausin’ Kaos when Faye Lougher caught up with him in Shannon. Driving the ex-Porter’s 1993 Kenworth T950 with a C15 CAT and an 18-speed Roadranger, h...