the trucking world on Instagram

The Trucking World on Instagram

Here’s another selection of images from the trucking world on Instagram. We start off with a rather large bulldog looking got wrong direction. No idea why the bulldog is on there and where it is going. It is not a golden bulldog only a silver one, which would suggest this truck does not have a 100 per cent Mack driveline.

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photos from around Australia

Photos from Around Australia

Every week Diesel News likes to feature photos from around Australia of the trucking industry showing up on Instagram. Here’s this weeks pictures, with a positive image, a skills show-off, a classic conventional and a short B-double.

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Best Pictures of the Week

We bring you the best pictures of the week on Instagram, from around Australia. We start out West in the Pilbara, there’s look a nice looking Bulldog from Port Kembla, checking out a mine road before pulling the trailers into trouble, delivering to Bunnings and carting cattle in an AB-triple.

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Around Australian Trucking With Instagram

Around Australian Trucking With Instagram

This week we are heading around Australian trucking with Instagram and finding a well equiped Acco, a beautiful sunrise and a truckie wedding arrest.

Underneath, it’s an Acco! Looking Good!

Tsunami

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Here’s a great sunset/sunrise shot:

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We’re not quite sure what’s going on here:



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The Instagram View of Road Conditions in Australia

This week’s look at the Instagram view of road conditions in Australia sees varied experiences for truck drivers around the country, followed by a stunning sunset.

It’s been dry on some of our highways:

Flashback to #harvest17 #roadtrain #wheatharvest

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And it’s been very wet on plenty of other highways:

That will do Huey!! #qldrains #allfiredup #newcastleboundtoday

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The Instagram View of Road Conditions in Australia

Here’s an atmospheric shot of an AAB quad:

Australian Trucking According to Instagram

Australian Trucking According to Instagram

Diesel News checks out Australian trucking according to Instagram. It’s a chance for trucks to show off their trucks or their photography skills

Here’s a great shot using backlighting to create some dust and some atmosphere:

    The Mack Anthem came out in the USA last year. The question is as to whether this new styling from the US truck maker may be introduced as part of a future model range here in Australia? Watch this space!

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Australian Trucking According to Instagram

 

Here we have another truckie/photographer getting the lighting just right. The natural light from the roof lights and doors mixes with the artificial light from the big sodium lamps to achieve just the right effect:

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Big Stuff on Instagram

Big Stuff on Instagram

This week Diesel News has found some big stuff on Instagram. If you drive a big truck it makes you proud, so you want to take a photo. If you’re proud, you want everyone to know about it, so you put it on Instagram!

 

 

Here’s an older image from HHA Megatrucker.

Here’s a cattle carter with a few trailers in tow.

Hauling a bit of pudding? Get a tridrive!

Well Made, But Is It Well Targeted?

This latest information video from the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) is well made, but is it well targeted? There is a lot of information to get out there and a lot of stakeholders who need to get a handle on the new chain of responsibility rules, but how effective is this video and how much did it cost? Read more

Instagram on the Road

Instagram on the Road

Here are a few samples of the images loaded into Instagram on the road. Drivers taking a shot while the move. The wonders of equipment like Go Pros and camera clamps make it all possible.

We’ve been seeing plenty of wet weather on our roads recently:

#macktrucks #rosstransport #antishine #macksville

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This is especially a problem on some of our wonderful dirt roads:

If there is no mud on the road, we get back to the other problem, dust!

Nhulunbuy Bound with @cjenko93 #Upah #NTTrucking #OutbackTrucking #RemoteTrucking #NighthawkTransport

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The World of Trucks, According to Instagram

The World of Trucks, According to Instagram

This week we are looking at the world of trucks according to instagram. Apparently, they are all conventionals!

Great shot into the sunrise.

A penguin towing a fridge van, how appropriate?

Stormy Skies Out West

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