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National Trucking Industry Woman of the Year


The National Trucking Industry Woman of the Year Award recognises the strong professional or personal contribution made by a woman within the Australian trucking industry.


Cummins South Pacific                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          


A one-week international travel package for the winner and their partner to visit the Cummins factory in the United States. Return airfares, accommodation, transfers and meals to the value of $10,000 +GST are included in the prize package.

The winner will also be hosted to attend Trucking Australia the following year, including the ATA Foundation Sponsors’ Gala Awards Dinner.



Honour Roll: National Australian Trucking Industry Woman of the Year Award

2023 Alina Hawkins Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Victoria
2022 Leanne Dyer On The Pads
2021 Not awarded  
2020 Roslyn Anderson Wales Truck Repairs
2019 Coralie Chapman Linfox
2018 Belinda Polglase All Purpose Transport
2017 Tracie Dickenson Daryl Dickenson Transport
2016 Melissa Taylor Taylor’s Removals and Storage
2015 Julie Russell RB Russell Transport
2014 Lynne Jack Griffin Motors
2013 Sharon Middleton Whiteline Transport
2012 Rosalind (Roz) Shaw Hawkins Transport
2011 Sharon Kane GMK Logistics, NSW
2010 Jan Pattison Queensland Trucking Association
2009 Carol Single Single Transport Services, QLD
2008 Helen Savage Stockmaster Livestock Transport
2007 Melissa Strong Roadmaster Haulage
2006 Liz Schmidt Schmidt’s Livestock Transport
2005 Marilyn Hams Hams Haulage
2004 Liz Martin National Road Transport Hall of Fame
2003 Merry Manton BHP Steel Logistics
2002 Kaye Whitbread R & K Whitbread Transport
2001 Phyllis Jones NJ & NP Jones
2000 Heather Burdon Argyle Transports
1999 Pam McMillan D & P Haulage
1998 Margaret Quigley John L Pierce
1997 Nola Bransgrove NJ & NF Bransgrove