A Sly Fox

December 11th, 2012

It's all well and good to say digital tachographs are going to save lives but are they? I've done a bit of research, you know, that boring bit where you read all the legislations, regulations and other such gumph. Under the EU ...

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A Young Girls Dreams

December 10th, 2012

Fairly regularly I'm contacted by those that follow Diary of a Truck Driver. Recently Callie, who calls the NSW South Coast home, dropped me a line to say how much she enjoyed the blog. Through the course of the ensuing conversation ...

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Modus Operandi

November 29th, 2012

Modus Operandi aka MO, yeah it's a cheap shot but I'm proud of the result that you guys have created in this years Movember appeal... Twelve months ago I managed to convince you to shell out almost six hundred dollars ...

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A Hairy Start to Movember.

November 6th, 2012

This year I lost another brother in arms to suicide when Doc Geenham took his own life. Doc was a medic in my battalion before going on to be an Ambo. He had a wicked sense of humor and was ...

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Feeling Harassed.

October 21st, 2012

Is it just me or are the crime fighting antics of South Australia's finest somewhat misguided? A jaunt through Manna Hill was often the antecedent to an enlightened discourse with everyone's favorite protector but when Geoffrey was finally reassigned to "the ...

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Comes With The Territory

September 16th, 2012

When I was in my late teens I set myself a goal to travel every road in Australia. I didn't imagine how I'd do it, I just wanted to be able to look at a map and say "Yeah, done ...

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Sticking it to them

September 5th, 2012

A while back I got a message from Janine Andrea over at Campbell's Transport Services to say she had some custom stickers she's like me to have a Captain Cook at. It didn't take long for the mail man to push the ...

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Catching Up

September 5th, 2012

It's been a while, I almost feel like I've been slack but in all honesty, I've been flat out like a lizard drinking and with winter well and truly behind us the lizards are going to need a lot more ...

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Dreams Should Be Shared

August 3rd, 2012

Yeah, I'm living the dream. How could I deny it? On a permanent touring holiday around Australia and getting paid... The ultimate backpackers dream. But what's the worth of a dream you can't share it? Obviously that's a rhetorical question or ...

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Gold Rush

July 19th, 2012

Going back a few weeks... as I was setting off with my first eight metre wide load it brought about a certain degree of trepidation and I was consoled by the thought that I wouldn't be asked to do it ...

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