TWU

  • News

    Women Face A 65 Day Gender Pay Gap

    September 29

    TWU NSW News, by Michael Aird, 25 September 2015
     
    Last week I was reminded of the challenges women in our union face. On average women need to work an additional 65 days each year to equal the pay of men. The equal pay gap still remains stubbornly high at 17.9 per cent or $284.20 more each week.

  • News

    Airport Refuellers' Strike Looms Ahead Of AFL Grand Final

    September 25

    The Advertiser, 24 September 2015
     
    Perth airport workers are refusing to rule out a strike over the AFL Grand Final weekend as a wage dispute with oil giant Shell continues.

  • News

    Shell Thumbs Its Nose at Dockers & Eagles Fans

    September 24

    TWU WA BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 24 September 2015

    Aircraft refuelers furious over oil company’s no show

  • News

    It's All Happening On The Horror Highway

    September 23


    TWU WA News, 22 September 2015
     
    Well, finally some good news on the North West Coastal Highway after years of enduring narrow gutted dangerous and deadly sections of Highway roadworks are underway in earnest.

  • Media Release

    TWU Slams Coles Boss $4.6M Pay Packet While Truckies Die

    September 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 September 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has criticised the million-dollar pay packs of top management at Coles while the wealthy retailer drives down transport costs, creating carnage on the roads.

  • Media Release

    TWU Welcomes 90% Vote In Favour Of Virgin Australia Deal

    September 18

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 18 September 2015
     
    The Transport Workers’ Union has said a new deal approved by over 90% of Virgin Australia cabin crew will vastly improve conditions for staff while ensuring their vital role in the airline is recognised.