• The ISXe5 is scoring highly at Curley Cattle Transport.

The ISXe5 is scoring highly at Curley Cattle Transport.

  • December 13, 2016


Curley Cattle Transport had its origins in Cloncurry, north-west Queensland, in the early 1970s when Mick Curley bought his first truck to pull two stock trailers. He grimaces at the memory of that truck – a Dodge powered […]

  • A special breed

A special breed

  • August 30, 2016

Rob Cavanagh is passionate about his business… his customers, his people, his equipment suppliers.


Over the past 28 years, Rob Cavanagh has gone from being a single truck operator working as a sub-contractor […]

  • Pumped on fuel savings

Pumped on fuel savings

  • August 30, 2016

Cummins’ ISXe5 is delivering what Matthews Transport of WA wanted most of all – improved reliability and fuel economy.

The search for improved fuel economy and reliability were the key reasons Matthews Transport selected the 15-litre Cummins ISXe5 in […]

  • ISXe5 milestone: 5000th delivered

ISXe5 milestone: 5000th delivered

  • June 7, 2016

The 5000th Cummins ISXe5 engine sold in the South Pacific is now in service with Rocky’s Own Transport, the highly successful family business based in Rock Hampton, Queensland.

“The ISXe5 represents Cummins’ most successful ever introduction of a new heavy-duty […]

  • Not your average guy

Not your average guy

  • June 7, 2016

New Zealander Guy Knowles could well have ended up spending his life working with horses…not the big horsepower generated by 15-litre Cummins Signature 600 engines.

His father Trevor was a champion racehorse trainer and owner, winning the Centenary Melbourne Cup […]

  • The Quilpie Ringer

The Quilpie Ringer

  • September 13, 2015

With the first whisper of daylight, Dick Loveday is up and about, planning the hours ahead. He eases a quad-trailer roadtrain into his workshop for a couple of maintenance items before it departs for a cattle station on the […]

  • Concrete delivered, pronto

Concrete delivered, pronto

  • April 2, 2015

Long established Pronto Concrete goes about its business with quiet efficiency, running around 150 trucks in its agitator fleet in Victoria and Queensland and obviously benefitting from the strong brand it has built in a highly competitive industry.

Pronto is […]

  • Stocktake to success

Stocktake to success

  • April 2, 2015

It’s 1969 and Gavin O’Sullivan, just 20, is at the wheel of a single-drive International – a petrol-powered AA180 to be exact – hooked to a single-axle trailer. The opportunity to haul four-legged freight seems like a good way […]

  • Hallinan hails five star support

Hallinan hails five star support

  • February 10, 2014

John Hallinan is a crusty veteran of the trucking industry, a man with a sharp eye and quick wit whose verbal jousts include numerous anecdotes of the mechanical maladies that have beset his equipment over the years in a tough working environment.
Once past the […]