Appendix 2

Public hearings and witnesses

Friday, 22 November 2019
Mantra Albury
524 Smollett Street
Mr Rod Hannifey, Private capacity
Mackinlay Transport
Mr Gordon Mackinlay, President
Border Express
Ms Leonie Scanlon, National Compliance Manager
Mr Andrew Bishop, Private capacity
O'Brien Transport
Mr Dean O'Brien, Commercial Manager
Mr Rodney McIntosh, Human Resources and Compliance Manager
Roe's Holdings
Mr Chris Roe, Owner Operator
Intercapital Transport Consultants
Mr Jerry Brown-Sarre, Professional Long Distance Transport Driver
Ron Finemore Transport
Mr Scott Finemore, General Manager

Friday, 24 July 2020
Royal on the Park
152 Alice Street
Mr Robert Bell, Private capacity
Mr Trevor Warner, Private capacity
Mr Timothy Squires, Private capacity
Mr Steven Corcoran, Private capacity
Queensland Trucking Association
Mr Gary Mahon, CEO
Mr Warren Clark, CEO
Mr Richard Calver, Adviser—Compliance and Workplace Relations
Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Queensland
Mr Ian Wild, President
Mr Mark Collins, Vice President
QLD Department of Transport and Main Roads
Mr Andrew Mahon, General Manager—Land Transport Safety and Regulation
Mr Joshua Hannan, General Manager—Transport Strategy and Planning
Mrs Lucinda Hoffman, General Manager—Transport Policy
Mr Karl Frank, Executive Director—Heavy Vehicles and Prosecutions
Mr Anthony Philip, General Manager—Portfolio Investment & Programming
Transport Workers Union - Queensland Branch
Mr Peter Biagini, Branch Secretary
Mr Neil Conway, Vice President
Mr David Cullen, Delegate
Mr Craig Minns, Delegate

Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Parliament House
South Australia Road Transport Association
Mr Steven Shearer, Executive Officer
Ms Sharon Middleton AM, President
United Transport Group
Ms Roxanne Mysko, CEO and Board Member
Transport Workers' Union South Australia/Northern Territory Branch
Mr Ian Smith, Secretary
Mr Peter English, Truck Driver
Mr Frank Arcidiaco, Owner Driver/Linehaul
Mr George Drysdale, Bus Driver—SA Public Transport
Mr Graeme Buckmaster, Private capacity
Thursday, 26 November 2020
Duxton 1
The Duxton Hotel
1 St George's Terrace
Transport Workers' Union Western Australia
Mr Tim Dawson, Branch Secretary
Western Roads Federation
Mr Cam Dumesny, CEO
Mr Craig Smith-Gander, Chair
Livestock & Rural Transport Association of Western Australia
Mrs Jan Cooper, CEO
TyreSafe Australia
Mr Adam Gosling, Director
Kendall Trucking & Co
Mr Glenn Kendall, Owner-Operator
Mr Raymond Pratt, Private capacity
Mr Kelvin Cootes, Private capacity
Mr Gary Deane-Spread, Private capacity
Mr Mark Scott, Private capacity
South West Express
Mr Mark Mazza, CEO
Mitchell's Livestock Transport
Mr John Mitchell, CEO
Pilbara Heavy Haulage Girls
Ms Heather Jones, CEO

Monday, 8 February 2021
The Grace Hotel
77 York Street
Australian Road Transport Industrial Organisation
Mr Hugh McMaster Secretary/Treasurer
Road Freight NSW
Mr Simon O'Hara, CEO
Transport Workers' Union NSW Branch
Mr Richard Olsen, Secretary
Mr Anthony Matthews, President
Mr Gavin Webb, Chief Legal Officer
Mr Robert Rasmussen, NSW Lead Official
Mr Chalton Xerri, Concrete Truck Driver
Mr Noel Blue, Cash-in-Transit Driver
Mr Steven Burley, Waste Driver
Mr Malcom Mackenzie, Rideshare Driver
Australian Driver Trainers Association
Mr Michael Humphries, Director
Mr Geoff Watt, General Manager
Transport and Logistics Centre
Dr Daryll Hull, Managing Director
Ainsley Lawyers
Ms Janelle Whale, Principal
Dr Michael Rawling, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney, Private capacity [by audio link]
TRANZnet [by audio link]
Mr Ian Reeves, President
Ms Annette Bould, Vice President

Tuesday, 9 February 2021
The Grace Hotel
77 York Street
Aldi Australia
Mr Damien Scheidel, Managing Director—Corporate Logistics
Emeritus Professor Michael Quinlan, University of New South Wales, Private capacity [by audio link]
Mr Michael Williams, Private capacity
Mr Mick Rohloff, Private capacity
Mr Graeme Nicholson, Private capacity
Mr Keven Mitchell, Private capacity
Mr Robert Bell, Private capacity [by audio link]
United Transport Group [by audio link]
Ms Roxanne Mysko, CEO/Board Member
Mr Graeme Walker, Private capacity

Thursday, 11 March 2021
Main Committee Room
Parliament House
Linfox Armaguard Pty Ltd
Mr Lindsay Fox, Founder
Mr Peter Fox, Executive Chairman
Ms Annette Carey, CEO
Mr Laurie D'Apice, President, Human Resource Management—Linfox Logistics
The Treasury
Mr Matthew Maloney, Assistant Secretary
Mr Philippa Brown, First Assistant Secretary

Monday, 19 April 2021

Rydges Melbourne
186 Exhibition Street
Mr Darren McColley, Private capacity
Australian Road Transport Industrial Organisation
Mr Paul Ryan, National Industrial Advisor
Victorian Transport Association
Mr Peter Anderson, CEO
Transport Workers' Union of Australia - Victoria/Tasmania Branch
Mr John Berger, Branch Secretary
Australian Industry Standards
Mr Paul Walsh, CEO
Mr Laurie D'Apice, Chairman
Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Victoria (LRTAV) [by audio link]
Mr Graham Howell, Secretary
Pacific Telematics
Mr Adam Woltanski, Director
National Road Freighters Association
Mr Glyn Castanelli, Secretary
Linfox [by audio link]
Mr Peter Fox, Executive Chairman
Mr Mark Mazurek, CEO
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Rydges Melbourne
186 Exhibition Street
National Transport Commission
Mr Michael Hopkins, Executive Leader—Strategy and Government Relations
Ms Mandi Mees, Acting Executive Leader—Regulatory Reform
Victorian Tippers United
Mr Luke McCrone, Secretary
School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University
Dr Ross Iles, Senior Research Fellow
Mr Mark Williams, Private capacity
Transport Women Australia
Ms Jacquelene Brotherton, Chair
MSA Consulting
Mr Barry Jenner, Principal
Mr Campbell Dumesny, Private capacity [by audio link]
Mr Chris Jorgensen, Private capacity
Ms Nicole Jorgensen, Private capacity
PGW Contracting [by audio link]
Mr Peter Simpson, Owner Operator
Mr Daniel Roe, Private capacity
Mr Barry Hicks, Private capacity
FBT Transwest
Mr Cameron Dunn, Managing Director
Mr Graham Garner, Private capacity

Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Committee Room 2S3
Parliament House
Dr Michael Belzer, Private capacity
Transport Workers' Union National Office
Mr Michael Kaine, National Secretary
Australian Road Transport Industrial Organisation (ARTIO)
Mr Paul Ryan, National Industrial Advisor
National Road Freighters Association
Mr Gordon Mackinlay, Member
Australian Trucking Association
Mr Andrew McKellar, CEO
Mr Bill McKinley, Chief of Staff
National Road Transport Association
Mr Warren Clark, CEO
Mr Richard Calver, Adviser
Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association
Mr Scott McDonald, President
Mr Mat Munro, Executive Director
Australian Logistics Council
Mr Kirk Coningham OAM, CEO
Ms Rachel Smith, Director—Policy and Advocacy
Mr Kerry Corke, Policy Consultant
Safe Work Australia
Ms Sinead McHugh, A/g Director—WHS Framework
Dr Rebecca Newton, Branch Manager—Chemicals, Occupational Hygiene and High Risk Policy
Ms Meredith Bryant, Branch Manager—Evidence and Strategic Policy
Ms River Paul, Director—Data Analysis
Ms Kyra Hutchison, Director—Data and Research, Injury Fatalities and Surveys
Mr Bill Smith, Director—High Risk Work and Construction Policy
Fair Work Ombudsman [by video link]
Mr Anthony Fogarty, Executive Director—Policy
Mr Steven Ronson, Executive Director—Enforcement
International Labour Organization
Ms Alejandra Cruz Ross, Transport Specialist
Australian Tax Office
Ms Michelle Allen, A/g Assistant Commissioner—Risk and Strategy - Employer Obligations
Mr George Montanez, Assistant Commissioner—Phoenix Program

Thursday, 29 April 2021

Committee Room 2S3
Parliament House
Department of Home Affairs and Australian Border Force
Mr Michael Willard, First Assistant Secretary—Immigration Programs, Department of Home Affairs
Mr Phil Brezzo, Assistant Commissioner—South and Enforcement, Australian Border Force
Mr Ben Biddington, Commander—Enforcement National, Australian Border Force
National Heavy Vehicle Regulator
Mr Sal Petroccitto, Chief Executive Officer
Engineers Australia
Ms Sybilla Grady, Senior Policy Advisor
Mr Scott Elaurant, Member
Dr Brett Hughes, Member [by video link]
Mr Kean Austin, Private capacity [by video link]
Mitchell's Livestock Transport
Mr John Mitchell, CEO
ACFS Port Logistics
Mr Arthur Tzaneros, CEO/Managing Director
National Road Freighters Association
Mr Rod Hannifey, National President
Mr Craig Forsyth, NSW Director
Ms Janine Copelin, Managing Director—Asia Pacific, Oceania and Africa
Mr Andrew Nathan, Commercial Director
Mr Gavin Lynch, National Workplace Relations Manager
Mr Geoff Allan, Chief Executive
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Ms Christine Dacey, Deputy Secretary
Mr Philip Smith, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Paula Stagg, Assistant Secretary—Land Transport Policy Branch
Ms Gabby O'Neill, Assistant Secretary—Office of Road Safety
Ms Maree Bridger, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Anita Langford, Assistant Secretary—Vehicle Safety Policy and Partnerships Branch
Ms Gayle Milnes, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Louise Rawlings, Assistant Secretary—Bureau of Infrastructure & Transport Research Economics (BITRE)
Ms Stephanie Werner, Assistant Secretary—Transport Market Reform and Technology Branch
Ms Naa Opoku, Assistant Secretary—Transition & Internal Coordination Branch
Tasmanian Transport Association
Mr John de Bruyn, Chairman
Ms Michelle Harwood, Executive Director

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