TWU

  • Media Release

    QANTAS

    February 25

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today called on Qantas to come clean on its plans for restructuring, after more reports of upcoming mass sackings and the sale of planes and terminals.

  • Media Release

    Qantas: Rumored Job Cuts

    February 21

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today called on Qantas to come clean on its plans for restructuring, after rumours today of up to 3000 job losses to be announced on February 27.

  • News

    Beware Tony’s ‘WorkChoices2’

    February 21

    Before the last federal election Tony Abbott promised repeatedly about any possible reintroduction of the WorkChoices legislation, "...it's dead, it's buried, it's cremated now and forever".
     
    Big Rigs, by Wayne Forno, 21 Feb 2014

  • News

    Time to Even Out the Industry: Waste Workers Doing Same Job, Paid Differently

    February 19

    The Transport Workers’ Union will hold a transport workers barbeque outside VISY in Carrara today (19.02.2014) in a chance to help drivers identify disparities in wages and conditions.
     
    TWU QLD MEDIA RELEASE, 19 Feb 2014

  • Media Release

    Eric Abetz: Statements on Q And A

    February 18

    Last night, Workplace Relations Minister Eric Abetz appeared on the ABC Q&A show and said:

  • Media Release

    Qantas Call For Industrial War Puts Ideology Ahead Commercial Return

    February 13

    Transport Workers Union National Secretary Tony Sheldon today said Qantas plans to declare industrial war on its workforce were cynicism of the worst kind and would further damage the airline’s profitability.