Kenworth & The Cameron Connection

Among the annals of Kenworth’s Australian history, there is no greater contributor to the brand’s foundation than the late Ed Cameron. But what drove this enterprising Victorian truck operator to seek something better and, in the process, create the platform for such a stellar future? Perhaps the best answer is to be found in a … Continued

Growing Stronger Together

In 1996 the Glen Cameron Group bought its first Vawdrey trailer. The company has since purchased hundreds, with the latest batch featuring a raft of safety and operational features specifically required for supermarket and variety store deliveries. It’s now 25 years since Glen Cameron Group Director, Glen Cameron tentatively decided to buy his first Vawdrey … Continued

Above Standard Operating Procedure

Cameron’s has reinforced its safety message of ‘drive to zero’ for lost-time injuries following the fitment of new JSK42-ASW pneumatic fifth wheels from JOST Australia that target shoulder injuries from releasing turntables. JOST’s award winning fifth wheels double down on the safety theme by providing modern sensor technology that reduces the risk of trailer decoupling. … Continued

The birth of Kenworth in Australia

This month marks a significant milestone for Kenworth, with the iconic brand celebrating 50 years of manufacturing down under. Big Rigs takes a trip down memory lane. The year was 1971 when the first Australian made Kenworth hit the road, but the story of Kenworth down under started almost a decade earlier. Way back in 1962, two men … Continued

Congratulations and thanks to Bruce Forsyth

It was a memorable evening recently when a farewell dinner was held for Bruce Forsyth’s retirement. Bruce, the General Manager for the Logistics division for some 15 years has played a major role in overseeing the Group’s expansion and ensuring service levels were maintained to the highest order as required by its customers. We wish … Continued

Glen Cameron Group acquires 24 Isuzu trucks

National freight and logistics operator, Glen Cameron Group, recently added 24 Isuzu FSR 140-240s to its close to a 1000-strong fleet of trucks and trailers. Each of the 14,000kg Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) FSRs is expected to travel around 50,000km annually, making about 5,000 deliveries to customers in metro areas. The company has been providing … Continued

Super B Double joins the fleet

A marvel of modern trucking has joined the Cameron fleet. The new Super B Double has been making the long trip between Melbourne and Sydney and looking beautiful doing so. To celebrate please enjoy some pictures of our latest addition in all of its 68 gross tonne capacity glory. To read more on this story … Continued

Trucking industry saw ‘Christmas rush’ ahead of lockdown

In the days before coronavirus cases spiralled upward and Melbourne sank into strict stage four lockdown restrictions, a “Christmas rush” descended upon scores of trucking depots across the east coast. Local manufacturers were desperate to move stock, bound for other parts of Australia, out of Victoria before restrictions came into place, while thousands of tonnes … Continued