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    BECOME A MEMBER

    Currently we have 90,000 members throughout Australia in the transport industry. These women and men work in aviation, oil, waste management, gas, road transport, passenger vehicles and freight logistics. We represent employees of companies including Toll, Linfox, TNT, CEVA, Booths, Asciano, K & S, Startrack, Qantas, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and many, many more. Contact your state branch to become a member of TWU.

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  • SAFE RATES IN KOREA

    Korean prosecutors have asked for five years jail for KPTU Vice President Cho Sung-deok just for standing up for working rights. Eight members have been jailed already. Show your support for union members in Korea and sign the petition!

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Campaigns

News

  • QANTAS EMPLOYEES FIGHT LESS PAY FOR SAME JOB

    30 May

    Qantas employees will today argue against the wealthy airline paying them less money to work the same job. Staff at Q Catering have opposed being paid, in some cases, several hundred dollars less per week after Qantas abolished a higher role classification. Witnesses will tell a Fair Work Commission hearing that they continue to perform the same duties – but at less pay.

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  • Alone on the Open Road: Truckers Feel Like 'Throwaway People'

    24 May

    President Trump ignited a national discussion of blue-collar jobs. Truck driving, once a road to the middle class, is now low-paying, grinding, unhealthy work. We talked with drivers about why they do it.

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Events

  • NexGen 2017

    June 26-28, International Convention Centre Sydney

    NexGen 2017 - a conference for the whole union movement. It will explore the challenges that confront our movement & motivate each other to find new ways to win for working people.

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