Truck driver and photographer Chris Elmore took these images of Lights on the Hill convoy trucks at Gatton and along the highway.
Truck driver and photographer Chris Elmore took these images of Lights on the Hill convoy trucks at Gatton and along the highway. Contributed

Catch up with today’s top stories

CATCH up on today's news quickly, with the top stories from across the transport industry.

1. LOTH convoy will be held in October

THERE will be a Lights on the Hill convoy this year.

Three hours ago the committee announced that the 2016 Memorial Convoy would be going ahead on October 1 and 2 at the Gatton Racecourse.

The news comes after the 2016 convoy which was to be held in February was cancelled after a venue to accommodate the convoy's growing size couldn't be found.

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2. THE FINAL INSTALLMENT: From humble beginnings, the rise and fall of HHA

HEAVY Haulage Australia was an iconic Australian business, famous the world over thanks to the reality TV show Mega Truckers.

Started by the Jon Kelly back in 1999 when he was 19 years old, the business had its ups and downs but grew rapidly from about 2004 to 2010.

Kelly said his family was in transport, his he grew up with a love of trucks.

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3. Police target DC, get positive results

NSW Police have praised truckies following Operation State Trans.

Police say they believe safety messages and warnings may be getting through as positive results have come out of their latest heavy vehicle compliance operation

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