• News

    Union Says Garbos' Work Conditions Are 'Rubbish'

    June 12

    Forced to stand in a waste pit, blowing a whistle to distract birds, is a quick way to get an employee to want to leave.
    Daily Mercury, 12 June 2014

  • News


    June 10

    The Transport Workers’ Union will target JJ Richards & Sons in Mackay, QLD tomorrow morning to discuss issues and workplace conditions with members.

    WHEN: 09:30am, Wednesday 11 June 2014
    WHERE: JJ Richards & Sons, 21 Michelmore St, Paget

  • News

    Australian Bureau of Statistics Data Reveals Weekly Income in Decline

    June 05

    Weekly income is on the decline for the first time since 2008.
    NEWS.COM, 5 June 2014

  • News

    Reliance Transport Faces Further Scrutiny from TWU

    June 02

    TWU delegate plans a sweep of Toll IPEC's Moorebank site to see if owner-drivers are receiving site rates.

    ATN, by Brad Gardner, 2 June 2014

  • Media Release

    Road Safety is Not Red Tape

    May 28

    Transport Workers’ Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today said a recent court decision relating to the tragic truck crash that killed two Western Australian men in 2011 serves as a reminder that road safety is more than red tape and urged the Coalition to abandon plans to abolish the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT).
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 28 May 2014

  • Media Release

    A Federal Anti-Corruption Commission

    May 22

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today renewed his calls for Federal MPs to support a national anti-corruption commission, to rein in the influence of political donations and favours.
    TWU MEDIA RELEASE, 22 May 2014