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DRIVERS & SUPPORTERS GET READY FOR NATIONAL TRUCKING CONVOY


Hundreds of drivers and supporters will take part in a trucking convoy on March 31st in all major capital cities to highlight the need for changes to address the crisis in the industry.

Drivers are demanding a Safe Rates system to lift standards across the industry in order to tackle low wages, high numbers of bankruptcies and high numbers of deaths and injuries by holding major retails and manufacturers at the top accountable.
 
The details of the convoys are:
 
Sydney: 7.30am kick-off for three starting points for arrival in CBD at 10am
 
Minchinbury – TWU NSW Branch, 22 John Hines Avenue, Minchinbury
 
Lane Cove – meeting around the industrial area at Mars and Sirius Roads
 
Ports - Gathering point is at the area around ACFS E DEPOT (GATE B29)
 
Melbourne: 9.30am depart from Webb Dock Drive, Port Melbourne
 
Brisbane: 10am depart Axis Place, Larapinta, to TWU House, 11 Alexandria Place, Murarrie
 
Adelaide: 9am depart Bonython Park car park, past Parliament House, to arrive at TWU Office Chief Street
 
Perth: 9AM assembly for a 10.30AM departure from Gloucester Park, East Perth, loop around the city to return to Gloucester Park

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