18-21 May 2023 Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

A Return with a Bang by the Drake Group!

Published: February 21, 2019
Doolan Drake Group

The Drake Group is returning to the Brisbane Truck Show with two exciting stands exhibiting their premium Drake and O’Phee Trailers, and products from Drake Collectibles.

About The Drake Group

The Drake Group was launched in 2017, following the rapid growth of Drake Trailers. As the Drake Trailers portfolio continued to grow, the company sought avenues for further improvement and development. The Drake Group was launched to unite several world-class brands under one banner, merging engineering expertise and capabilities to provide clients with stronger and better products. At present, The Drake Group comprises of Drake Trailers, Drake Collectibles and O’Phee Trailers.

The Drake Group specializes in manufacturing widening and fixed width trailers for the Australian heavy vehicles market. Their trailers are ideal for heavy haulage, mine site equipment transport, semi-trailers, steerable modular trailers, telescopic trailers and specialist use.

The Drake Group merges the experience accumulated from 60 years of operating Drake Trailers, with the experience The O’Phee family has accumulated from managing O’Phee trailers for more than 40 years. Therefore, you can be sure that The Drake Group’s products are both expertly manufactured and suitable for Australian conditions.

About Drake Collectibles

Drake Collectibles was born out of the demand from avid diecast collectors and Drake Trailer enthusiasts. They create premium replicas of the most iconic Australian and Internationally produced equipment. Their recent collectables include replicas of the Drake 12×8 Steerable Platform Low Loader and new replicas of several Kenworth Trucks.

What to expect from The Drake Group at the 2019 Brisbane Truck Show

The Drake Group is planning to exhibit Drake and O’Phee trailers at stand 85. The display will take on a different form compared to previous years, this time showcasing the premium finish and high quality of the trailers. Visitors can expect to be dazzled when they feast their eyes on some of The Drake Group’s most iconic models and discover what makes The Drake Group’s range of heavy haulage trailers so special.

Over at the Drake Collectibles’ stand (127) they will be celebrating Drake Collectibles’ 10th Anniversary!  Included in the celebrations will be displays on how they got started, including original tooling from their first ever model, commemorative merchandise, new diecast product announcements and Q & A sessions.  Come on by and join in on the festivities and talk to the Drake Collectibles team about how they make their models such highly sought-after items.

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