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Shine Foundation Luncheon

On Tuesday some of our TWAL members attended the annual Foundation Shine Mother’s Day Charity Luncheon in Adelaide. What a day we had! It was a terrific event and we were made to feel like we were very special guests indeed, thanks to ‘our very own’ Sharon Middleton who co-founded...

TWAL Media Release

Transport Women Australia is delighted that the government saw sense last night and overturned the Road Safety Remuneration Order (RSRO) and the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT). It was the only reasonable outcome. Now perhaps the industry can work on the underlying issues to the satisfaction of the entire industry....

TWAL mentioned in Parliament

Transport Women Australia Ltd made a splash in Parliament last night. Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan’s speech to the House last night was in support of TWAL’s lobbying for the abolition of the RSRO and the RSRT, which has now been abolished. Here is the link to the video of...

International Women’s Day March 8

In honour of today being International Women’s Day, we thought that we would share this inspiring commercial #LikeAGirl which we were first introduced to last year at our Finding the Balance Conference by our speaker and member Jodie Broadbent. Get out there girls and do it your way 🙂 Here’s...

Seasons Greetings

All of us at Transport Women Australia Limited would like to wish you and your families a very safe and happy Christmas, and a healthy and happy New Year. We will be taking a well-earned break over the Christmas period, and will re-open on Wednesday January 27, 2016....

Award Congratulations

Transport Women Australia Ltd are pleased to announce that the winner of the National Trucking Industry Woman of the Year is Julie Russell from Russell’s Transport in Brisbane. Julie works in the family business and is active in various industry roles including being a QTA Director. The three finalists of...

International Women’s Day 8 March 2015

As you all know, yesterday was International Women’s Day, and as part of the celebrations, rt health fund published this blog http://bit.ly/1GudAT0 The blog is a series of inspirational women telling us what inspires them in life and work. There just happens to be a great representation of Transport Women Australia Members’...

Christmas Wishes and Opening Hours

Planners are done and posted, newsletter is done and emailed out, there is just the membership renewals to go and then I can focus on some Christmas cheer. All of us at TWAL would like to wish you and your family happiness, good health, prosperity and a darn good rest...

Trucking Industry Mourns Terry Nolan

April 10, 2014 TRUCKING INDUSTRY MOURNS TERRY NOLAN The trucking industry is mourning the loss of Terry Nolan, who founded Nolan’s Interstate Transport in Queensland with his wife, Daphne Nolan. Terry passed away yesterday morning and Transport Women Australia Chair Pam McMillan echoed the sentiments of the ATA Chair, Noelene...

Congratulations and Farewells

TWAL would like to congratulate Noelene Watson on being appointed as the Chair of the Australian Trucking Association. It is a fabulous compliment to her abilities and dedication to the betterment of the Transport Industry, with her first goals being to work towards better health for truck drivers, and to...