As usual, Little Trucker Down Under is PACKED with puzzles, activities, posters, colouring comps and stickers… and this time around we even have some cool cut outs for you, so make sure you ask an adult for some help with the scissors! Have you ever thought of being a truck driver? Head over to our puzzle section and tell us what you think “a day in the life of a truck driver” looks like! Remember, we love to see your photos so feel free to send us some pictures and tell us why you love trucks! Happy reading, Shannon

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Bobbin’ along

Check out these Bobbins Transport SAR Legend and K200 Kenworths at the recent KW Klassic, held at the Hawkesbury Showgrounds, Clarendon…

Truck show time!

The Historic Transport Museum Trust is a group of people dedicated to preserving transport history in the upper South Island.

Catching up with Eden Haulage Ltd

The gold Eden Haulage trucks from Invercargill in the deep south with their bright graphics will be familiar to many Little Trucker Down…

The importance of vehicle maintenance

Making sure a truck is fit for the road is an important part of being a truck owner. Keeping up with vehicle maintenance is an important…

Trucks on display

Gore in Southland is famous for its brown trout fishing – it’s a fact that Gore is the brown trout fishing capital of the world.

Safety first

We spend a day at the Compliance and Safety Centre with Senior Constable Ian Deane and the team at Ohakea.

Smart Trucking

Our on-the-ground reporter in Australia Mike Williams tells us all about telemetry – which is special equipment used to record what a truck…

Give us a wave!

Our mate Sally, who runs Tippings Transport in New South Wales, tells us all about her special campaign, Wave to a Truckie, which shines a…


Smarter Trucking: What is Fleet Management?

When a company has more than one vehicle, it is important to keep track of all their movements and activities, and make sure all the vehicles are in good, ...

What is Fuel Efficiency?

What is fuel efficiency, and why is it important?


Trucks on display

Gore in Southland is famous for its brown trout fishing – it’s a fact that Gore is the brown trout fishing capital of the world.

Create a truck enter our mini big rigs competition!

Calling all budding model truck builders! Do you think you have what it takes to build your very own mini truck model, using household items?


Q & A with a Truckie

Blake puts on his interviewer hat and gets to know his truck driving Pop, Mark Close.

The big T610 Kenworth

One rainy afternoon I jumped in the big T610 Kenworth with truck driver Matt from Steve Martin Contracting, and I was on my way to Nelson.

All aboard the Grain Train!

Reid heads out in a Scania with our friends at Owens Transport, carting grain to Auckland to make beer!


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