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National Professional Driver of the Year

 

The National Professional Driver of the Year Award recognises the outstanding performance of a professional truck driver, including driving skill, attitude and contribution to industry improvement.

Sponsors:

ATA Foundation SponsorsATA Foundation Sponsors

  • BP Australia
  • Volvo Trucks
  • National Transport Insurance

 

The Prize

The winner of the Professional Driver of the Year award will receive prize money of $5,000 and a hosted trip to the ATA’s national conference in the subsequent year including flights, accommodation and conference registration, which is to be cumulatively capped at $2,500.

 

Nominate

Nominate an individual or organisation for a National Trucking Industry Award hereSelection criteria for this award can be viewed here.

 

Honour Roll: National Professional Driver of the Year

2017 Danial McFee Gilbert’s Transport Services Pty Ltd
2016 Nigel Felton All Purpose Transport
2015 Aaron Busk Tytec Logistics, QLD
2014 Tom Scotney Hardy’s Haulage, QLD
2013 Robert Schalkwyk EnergyTrans, QLD
2012 Willliam Watson Wettenhalls, VIC
2011 John Hastie Blenners Transport, QLD
2010 Simon Wynne HS & SM Wynne Transport, QLD
2009 Robert Machin Hawkins Road Transport
2008 Kevin Cartwright Whiteline Transport, SA
2007 Des Docherty Eventrans
2006 Lloyd George G R George, QLD
2005 Des Bailey Herb Blanchard Haulage, NSW
2004 Merryn Edwards Lindsay Bros Transport, QLD
2003 Brian Wettern Wettern Transport Company
2002 Vern Mildren Noelvern Transport
2001 Rod Hannifey Toll Liquid Distribution
2000 Gregory Wells J N Nicholson Transport
1999 Errol Galvin Charter Freightlines
1998 Murray Cooper Direct Fuel Supplies
1997 Lawrence Harding Leighton Contractors
1996 Max Keogh Max Keogh Transport
1995 Barry Roll Kalari Transport Services
1994 Glen Waterreus Rocky’s Own Transport