COVID-19

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BP Charlton Drive-In COVID-19 Test Site Closed

As of Thursday 8 April the BP Charlton drive-in COVID-19 test site just west of Toowoomba will be closed until further notice.

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State Responses to Greater Brisbane Lockdown

As the Greater Brisbane region enters its first day of an expected three-day lockdown, other States and Territories have responded with the reintroduction of border permits and hard border restriction...

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Greater Brisbane Area Enters Hard Lockdown

Queensland has announced that Greater Brisbane will go into a three-day snap lockdown from 5.00 p.m. today (Monday 29 March 2021).

Mandating COVID-19 Vaccinations: Problems and Opportunities

As we approached the final months of 2020, the road transport industry looked forward to the new year with optimism as not only had we flattened the COVID-19 infection curve, but we had also almost el...

South Australian Border Crash An Avoidable Tragedy

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) extends its condolences to the family of the driver killed in a fatal crash near the South Australian border with Victoria early this morning.

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QLD Bridge and Culvert Restrictions Updated

The engineers at the Heavy Vehicles Unit of the QLD Department of Transport and Main Roads are continuously monitoring, assessing and reviewing structures throughout the state. As a result, there have...

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Perth Metro, Peel and South West to Enter Hard Lockdown

As reported in the media, from 6.00pm Sunday 31 January 2021 the Perth metropolitan area, Peel and South West regions of Western Australia are in a 5-day lockdown. These measures have been implemented...

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Delivery Curfews Should Be Permanently Removed

Delivery curfews, that were temporarily lifted during the pandemic to assist with increased demand in the retail sector, are now at risk of being reinstated in NSW. Transport for NSW is currently cond...