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Big-cab turns heads at Deni Truck Show

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Big-cab turns heads at Deni Truck Show

When Tongala’s Matthew Clarke graduated to driving a Kenworth K108 Big-cab for his employer Frank Gattuso Transport, it also became his show vehicle. Matthew entered the trucking industry in 2012 and was inspired to go into ‘showing’ in 2014. His passion for the truck saw him win two awards in…

Big Industry Expo in Deni

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Big Industry Expo in Deni

More than 70 trucks, and truckloads of people, flocked to Deniliquin’s Memorial Park showgrounds in September last year for the 2016 Deniliquin Truck Show and Industry Expo. Organisers said attendance for the second annual event was about 2000. People attended from from all over the Riverina and Goulburn Valley, and…

Husband, wife named as inaugural inductees

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Husband, wife named as inaugural inductees

Alan and Kate (dec.) Murphy were declared joint inductees of the Deniliquin & District Transport Wall of Fame in 2016. The Deniliquin couple were announced at a gala industry dinner in September, with Alan accepting the award alongside proud family members. Mr Murphy said it was a ‘‘very special night’’…

‘Sherby’ honoured with induction

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on ‘Sherby’ honoured with induction

Having grown up around trucks his whole life, the transport industry was the only career option David ‘Sherby’ Grimison considered as a young man. A third generation transport operator, David was honoured with induction into the Deniliquin and District Transport Industry Wall of Fame in September 2016. He was an…

Committee has grounds to make Truck Show bigger

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Committee has grounds to make Truck Show bigger

A review of the Deniliquin Truck Show and Industry Expo grounds is being undertaken in an effort to accommodate more trucks and displays in 2017. The event’s president Leesa Muir said the Memorial Park showgrounds were at capacity in 2016 with almost 80 trucks on show. With an aim to…

Memorial added to schedule

On April 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Memorial added to schedule

A third day will be added to the Deniliquin Truck Show and Industry Expo schedule this year, to specifically pay tribute to locals from the industry who have passed away. A memorial service will be held following the main events, at 11am on Sunday, September 10. It will be held…

Nominations open for Transport Wall of Fame

On April 22, 2016, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Nominations open for Transport Wall of Fame

If you know someone who deserves to be recognised on the Deniliquin & District Transport Industry Wall of Fame, nominate them today. Deniliquin’s Alan and Kath Murphy and David ‘Sherby’ Grimison were the inaugural inductees in 2016. Their names have been added to a special memorial wall, which was custom…