It is with great pride and excitement that the National Road Freighters Association Board wishes to acknowledge and celebrate our foundation President , Mr Kevin Pattel  recent achievement. 

Mr Kevin Michael Patel has been has been awarded with the Order of Australia (OAM) medal in the recent Kings Birthday 2023 Honours list. 

With service to the Road Transport Industry and the community of Richmond, this award is well deserved.

  Road Transport Industry

*   Member, Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of QLD, Since 2008

* Coordinator, Convoy of No Confidence, 2011

* Co-Founder and Foundation President, National Road Freighters Association, 2008

* Founder, KM & JC Pattel Transport,1972


*  Former President, Apex Club of Richmond

* Councillor, Richmond Shire Council, 1985 – 1994

* Former President, Parents & Citizens Association, Richmond State School


 Awards & Recognition 

* Shell Ritual Wall of Fame, 2013

 Congratulations Mr Kevin Michael Pattel, Order of Australia in the general Division.