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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A cowbus from the Waikato

The Waikato region is well known for many things including the Chiefs rugby team, huge numbers of dairy cows...and it’s home to the Little…

Wash time

With trucks all over New Zealand taking a battering from winter weather conditions, keeping your truck clean is important, not only because…

Winter safety

Truck drivers need to be careful on the roads all time of year. But the winter season brings rain, hail, snow, ice and slippery roads.

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…

Graeme Wright General Carriers

Milly McCauley has spent plenty of time in the passenger’s seat of trucks involved in rural cartage.

Learning on the job

We meet Madyzin Rogers and Jason Andrews, two young heavy fabrication apprentices at Rotorua trailer builder Mills-Tui.

A big day out with Pop

Ezra and his brother Kyen love seeing their Pop in his big, turquoise truck.

Restoring a classic truck Part 2

Graeme purchased the Mack Cruiseliner in 2006.


Everything you need to know about Electric Trucks

What is an electric vehicle? Why are they a good option? Are they the future?

Technology and Trucking

Many industries are changing the way they do things to help the environment. Globally, transportation accounts for between 15 and 20% of emissions each year.


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A day out with Dad

I started the morning by attempting to mirror my father’s normal daily routine. A 4am wake up call, breakfast, preparing for work and then the drive…

Photo Tips and Tricks

Junior truck photographer Thomas shares some top tips on how to take a great truck photo.

Loading up the truck

Reid heads out to do some earthworks with his stepdad, Ben. He saw tractors, diggers, rollers and loaders, all from a Kenworth.


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