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Road Trains in the Northern Territory
A common sight in the Top End of Australia, these mighty
transport carriers traverse the Northern Territory roads with
all sorts of goods.
Depot for "Road Trains of Australia" in Katherine NT.
Australian Fuel Distributors fuel truck passing
Cattle Transport at Zimin Drive Katherine
Overtaking a 4 Trailer Road Train at Borroloola.
Carpenteria Hwy. (the better part of the rd)
650km South East of Katherine.
This one carrys a slurry of lead/zinc and travels at 80 km per
hour and takes about 800 metres to come to a stop......so do not
park on the road around a corner.
4 trailer side tippers along the Stuart Highway
delivering its gravel payload. 220 km North of Katherine
Heading back to Mataranka Lime Plant 100km south
of Katherine NT
4 Tanks on the bulktrans tanker at Hiway Inn
270km South of Katherine
Photo kindly supplied by Terry Hassam (Sept05).
Shell 4 tanker trailer pictures on Stuart Highway Alice Springs,
right near the Sturt Desert pea blooms.