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  • Join the TWU

    BECOME A MEMBER

    Currently we have 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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  • StarTrack EA Negotiation

    We Need to Prepare to Fight

    Voting on the StarTrack EA has now opened and close October 31. Make sure your vote counts and vote NO.

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  • WA GOVERNMENT MUST HOLD TRANSDEV TO ACCOUNT OVER BUS DRIVERS’ LOW PAY: TWU

    12 October

    The Transport Workers’ Union has called on the WA Government to hold bus operator Transdev to account over unfair pay and conditions that the company is attempting to force on its Western Australia drivers. Bus drivers in Perth have been forced to take strike action after the company refused to negotiate fairly, instead insisting on low rates, insecure casual jobs and 20-hour contracts. The action in WA follows similar strikes by drivers in Victoria and also difficulties faced by drivers in NSW at the hands of the global operator with revenues this year of over $10 billion.

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  • TEST CASE HEARING OF DELIVERY RIDER AT FAIR WORK COMMISSION

    11 October

    A landmark case involving the sacking of a food delivery rider will be held at the Fair Work Commission in Sydney today. TWU lawyers will cross-examine Foodora executives and insist that delivery riders have rights - including against unfair sackings. Foodora potentially owes the Australian Taxation Office and Revenue NSW millions of dollars after they investigated the company over unpaid wages, super and taxes. Hundreds of riders have protests in Sydney and Melbourne this year demanding rights.

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