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  • Join the TWU

    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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  • StarTrack EA Negotiation

    We Need to Prepare to Fight

    Members at StarTrack have remained united in the face of increasing opposition from management who are persisting on undermining conditions and wage increases.

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News

  • TWU TAKES FAIR WORK ACTION TO IMPROVE AEROCARE RATES & CONDITIONS

    21 September

    The Transport Workers’ Union has taken action to lift Aerocare employees off low wages and poor conditions that force them to sleep at airports and in their cars between illegal split shifts. The union has today applied to the Fair Work Commission to terminate the current Aerocare enterprise agreement, which allows for low rates, three-hour shifts, split shifts and 60 hours work guaranteed per month, with no weekly guarantee. These working conditions have impoverished Aerocare employees and are leading to high rates of injuries, and safety and security risks at airports.

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  • AIRPORT WORKERS PROTEST AS NEW REPORT SHOWS $100 BILLION LOSS TO RETIREMENT SAVINGS OVER SLASHED WAGES

    18 September

    Aviation workers are holding protests at airports around the country today over low wages and appalling conditions which are risking safety and security. The protests come as a report* commissioned by the Transport Workers’ Union showed the extent that the Australian workforce will lose out on retirement savings because of attacks on wages.

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