Pacific Highway completion bittersweet for Bryan Robins

Bryan Robins could be seen as the unofficial spokesperson for the Cowper Bus Disaster. The most persistent advocate in the aftermath of the bus crash, the retired SES executive has never fully recovered from the images he saw that day

On Thursday, it was a bittersweet moment with the completion of the Pacific Highway upgrade.

 

 

 

iTunes       |       Stitcher       |       Spotify   

SUBSCRIBE NOW

From The Daily Examiner is a six-part series that takes listeners on an emotional journey to reveal the full story behind the 1989 Cowper bus disaster near Grafton. Told through the eyes of those who witnessed the horror, some sharing their story for the first time, each episode explores a different aspect of the event to reveal a tangled web of trauma and negligence, and how Australia's worst road disaster at the time was the catalyst for the nation's largest road infrastructure project, the Pacific Highway Upgrade.

<<<< COWPER PODCAST EPISODE GUIDE >>>>

 



Jail sentence for man after bankruptcy debacle

Premium Content Jail sentence for man after bankruptcy debacle

Bankrupt housing company owner back before courts

PHOTOS: The day a prince came to town

Premium Content PHOTOS: The day a prince came to town

In 1954, a young queen was accompanied by husband Prince Phillip on a tour of the...

New housing project: Smoke and mirrors, or noble effort?

Premium Content New housing project: Smoke and mirrors, or noble effort?

A proposed affordable housing project has caused heated debate