a time to reflect upon the year

A Time to Reflect Upon the Year

It’s Christmas time again and as we come to the end of another year, it is a time to reflect upon the year which has just past and look at our hopes and dreams for the years to come.
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Christmas can be terrible

Christmas Can be Terrible

Anyone who has worked in the road transport industry can tell you that the last few weeks before Christmas can be terrible, with a massive increase in freight movements and a hard deadline to meet.
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the Christmas ham is under threat

The Christmas Ham is Under Threat

After a horror 2020, throughout which our truck drivers have been widely lauded as Australian heroes, who would have thought that in late 2021 state governments would be threatening to take away their livelihoods, crikey, even the Christmas ham is under threat? This is the question being asked by the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association.
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the maddest time of the year

The Maddest Time of the Year

As we all know in the trucking industry that we are now in the maddest time of the year, with the ramp up to Christmas inflating the freight task in order for all of those customers with extra money in their pocket to buy more stuff they don’t need before Christmas.
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the maddest time of the year

It’s Been Quite a Year

It surely would be the understatement of understatements, when talking about 2020, to say it’s been quite a year. This has been a year like nothing any of us has ever experienced, and a year we would prefer not to experience again.
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Christmas can be terrible

Christmas is Coming

It’s a sure sign Christmas is coming when the first Coca Cola Christmas truck video pops up on YouTube and this year it’s from Australia, caught by an observant couple somewhere unspecified, probably Sydney. Read More
Remain Vigilant

Trying to Stay Positive

Next Year, we here at Diesel News will be trying to stay positive, despite evidence to the contrary. The only way to go into a New Year is to remain optimistic and work to make it a better year than the
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