The event, which Shell has been a sponsor of for the past 11 years saw approximately 1,000 truck drivers and transport industry members travel to Alice to recognise the inductees of the Shell Rimula Wall of Fame, who were honoured for their lifetime of service to the industry.

Paul Fisher, Account Manager Indirect Lubricants said, “Shell is a proud sponsor of the National Road Transport Hall of Fame – and the Wall of Fame celebrations in particular. It’s such a great experience to come up to Alice Springs and honour the lives and achievements of the characters from the Australian transport sector.

“This is a particularly important sponsorship for Shell as it ensures the longevity of the road transport industries heritage in Australia, and it also provides us with the opportunity to talk to the experts about their rigs – and learn what they want from products like engine oils and diesel fuel.”

The event, sponsored by Shell Rimula, is part of a four day celebration which included:

THURSDAY 25th August

  • 10am - 3pm Sausage Sizzle, Stuarts Bush Kitchen
  • 6pm - 10pm - Cameleers Curry Night, Old Ghan Lawn

FRIDAY 26th August

  • 8am - 10am Chicken and Champagne Breakfast, Stuarts Bush Kitchen
  • 2.30pm Cummins Cup, Alice Springs Turf Club
  • 10am - 3pm Sausage Sizzle, Stuarts Bush Kitchen

SATURDAY 27th August

  • 9am Shell Rimula Wall of Fame Induction, Buntine Pavilion
  • 12pm - Meet the Milemaker Luncheon, Stuarts Bush Kitchen
  • 1pm - Launch of book: Stories From the Road Vol. 2
  • 2.30pm - Launch of New Centenary of Land Transport (NT) display
  • 5.30pm - Kenworth pre-dinner drinks and nibbles, Kenworth Museum
  • 6.30pm Shell Rimula Gala Dinner, Buntine Pavilion

SUNDAY 28th August

  • 10am - 10pm Open day
  • 10am - 5pm Sausage Sizzle, Stuarts Bush Kitchen
  • 6.30pm -10pm Farewell BBQ, Stuarts Bush Kitchen

Shell Australia has partnered with Australia’s road transport community for more than 100 years.

For more information on the National Road Transport Hall of Fame Reunion, visit or phone (08) 8953 8940.

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