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    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, Bunkers, CEVA, Booths, Asciano, K & S, Startrack, Qantas, Jetstar, Virgin Blue and many, many more. Contact your state branch to become a member of TWU.

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September 01

Campaigns

  • Fighting for a Fair Go for Parcel Workers

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    TWU Members at StarTrack and AusPost are standing together to fight for a safe and fair workplace agreement. Negotiations with management are underway and the Parcel Worker Member-Led negotiating are making sure TWU member's voices are heard!

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  • Rally for Aviation Workers

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    On 30 March 2014 hundreds of TWU members and supporters were joined in Tempe, NSW by ALP Deputy Leader Tanya Pliverseck and Queensland's Bob Katter to rally in support of safe, secure work for Australian aviation workers.

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News

  • Westgate Freeway Accident: One Truck Crash Death Every Week In Victoria

    September 2

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today said 34 deaths in Victorian truck crashes this year was further evidence of economic pressure on truck drivers to speed or skip rest breaks in order to meet unrealistic deadlines.

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  • TV Reports: Qantas Must Change Course

    August 29

    Qantas CEO Alan Joyce announced a record $2.84 billion loss, and another internal restructure to shift Qantas International into a ‘holding company.’ “These are disastrous results for Qantas,” Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon said, “The airline’s problem is not a lack of revenue. It is a lack of competent management." Check here for a collection of the relevant TV reports.

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Events

  • 2014 Avation Industry Survey

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    Have your say about the future of Aussie Aviation! Complete this survey to tell us what you see happening and what you think needs to change in our aviation industry.

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  • Who pays the cost of Coles?

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    From Bangladesh to Brisbane, it’s our communities that pay the cost of Coles insatiable drive to squeeze out more from suppliers for less. We know that Coles has the power and means to stop squeezing safety out of its supply chain - but the company refuses. Take action today and tell Coles to stop squeezing safety in their supply chain!

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