• Join the TWU


    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.

    Read more »


    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!

    Read more »



  • Horror Truck Crash Shows Need For Urgent Government Action, Says TWU

    24 March

    Two truck drivers have been killed in a horrific truck crash in Sydney’s south highlighting the deadly nature of the job and the need for a solution to the crisis in trucking.

    Read more »

  • Brisbane Airport Ground Crew Sleep On Site Between Shifts

    23 March

    Ground crew at Brisbane airport often sleep on site or in their cars between fatigue-inducing split shifts, it has been revealed. The allegations have come to light following some Sydney airport ground staff telling the ABC’s 7.30pm program Monday night, that, due to split shifts and low pay, they slept inside the airport near luggage carousels for hours as it was too expensive or they were too tired to drive home between shifts.

    Read more »


  • TWU National Council

    May 2017

Stay Connected With The TWU