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Transport Hall of Fame would get money from a Territory Alliance government

By ERWIN CHLANDA A Territory Alliance government would give a grant of $750,000 to the National Road Transport Hall of Fame which the Gunner Government...

Transport Hall: No details of the cost for appointed manager



Government silent on details of the National Road Transport Hall of Fame statutory management, but no public funds are being spent. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

It's good-bye, Liz Martin, after 25 years creating an icon



The former heart and soul of the National Transport Hall of Fame was doing her final job for the iconic institution that was her life for more than a quarter of a century. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

Debt-ridden govt wrests control of debt-free Transport Hall


The National Transport Hall of Fame is financially sound and has major assets but the Acting Director-General of Licensing Sally Ozolins has appointed a statutory manager to the organisation because it “has not functioned in accordance with the Associations Act 2003 or its Constitution”. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

Road Transport Hall of Fame is saved

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The society has come to an agreement with NT Government instrumentalities: It will become a corporation, the legendary Liz Martin will continue as an advisor and it's all go for the 2018 reunion. Ms Martin is calling for locals to join up: Currently only 1% of the members are from Alice. EXCLUSIVE by ERWIN CHLANDA.  

Liz Martin says goodbye and good luck




Lack of political leadership that beggars belief has allowed one of the town's major icons to lose its outstanding manager of 25 years, put in train its likely reduction to a much less prominent museum, with loss of the camaraderie, the corporate knowledge and the character and the compassion of the people supporting it.

Inquiry into Road Transport Hall of Fame

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Offers to access various grants and subsidised consulting services have not been taken up to date, claims Department of Trade, Business and Innovation. Ms Martin is pictured with the results of a break-in into her office. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

Meeting in CM office will be Transport Hall's 'make or break'




CEO Liz Matin (pictured) says assistance from departmental officers with compliance issues of no use: "We continually get put in the too hard basket," she says. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

The triumph and the tragedy of the open road

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One of the 86 truckies inducted into the Road Transport Hall of Fame this morning was a young woman who perished in a roll-over and fire last year. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


Alice bursts at the seams with truckies




Being a trucker isn't just a religion. It's also having a big family. ERWIN CHLANDA reports from the National Transport Hall of Fame reunion that filled the town to bursting point.


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