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By Tom Dawkins

Lady Lorene - The Truckie Queen is the tale of Lorene Whittam, a spouse and mom who has earned a name as an icon of the bush and a legend of the farm animals shipping industry.

Lorene used to be born and raised in Mount Compass, south of Adelaide. whereas operating on the neighborhood milk manufacturing facility she met a tender truck using entrepreneur, Mac Whittam, from close by Ashbourne.

Over nearly 5 many years of marriage, Lorene and Mac outfitted a profitable shipping corporation, raised 4 sons and travelled all through Australia carting farm animals and different items. all through, Lorene effectively controlled to juggle the obligations of family members and enterprise, particularly while the men have been younger. quickly Lorene grew to become a well-known face round the stockyards and earned herself the nickname, woman Lorene, The Truckie Queen.

While Mac has now retired, Lorene keeps a truly energetic function within the family members enterprise, carrying on with to wait state sheep and farm animals markets, as she has performed because the overdue 1970s.

This is the extreme tale of a standard lady. Her relentless exertions has earned her recognize in a single of the main male ruled and quaint environments that you can think of. however it is usually the tale of the Australian farm animals shipping in periods of exceptional change.

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By Tom Dawkins

Lady Lorene - The Truckie Queen is the tale of Lorene Whittam, a spouse and mom who has earned a name as an icon of the bush and a legend of the farm animals shipping industry.

Lorene used to be born and raised in Mount Compass, south of Adelaide. whereas operating on the neighborhood milk manufacturing facility she met a tender truck using entrepreneur, Mac Whittam, from close by Ashbourne.

Over nearly 5 many years of marriage, Lorene and Mac outfitted a profitable shipping corporation, raised 4 sons and travelled all through Australia carting farm animals and different items. all through, Lorene effectively controlled to juggle the obligations of family members and enterprise, particularly while the men have been younger. quickly Lorene grew to become a well-known face round the stockyards and earned herself the nickname, woman Lorene, The Truckie Queen.

While Mac has now retired, Lorene keeps a truly energetic function within the family members enterprise, carrying on with to wait state sheep and farm animals markets, as she has performed because the overdue 1970s.

This is the extreme tale of a standard lady. Her relentless exertions has earned her recognize in a single of the main male ruled and quaint environments that you can think of. however it is usually the tale of the Australian farm animals shipping in periods of exceptional change.

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