TWU

  • Media Release

    Darwin Bus Drivers to Collect Support, Not Fares

    October 03

    Darwin Bus Services drivers have thanked the Territory community for their huge support in the ongoing dispute with the NT government as industrial action continues tomorrow.

    Earlier this afternoon, drivers voted not to collect fares from the public and not to wear uniforms tomorrow, Thursday, 3 October. This latest industrial action follows on from Monday’s 24 hour stoppage, which received widespread community support.

    TWU SA/NT PRESS RELEASE

  • News

    TWUSUPER Super News September 2013

    September 30

    TWUSUPER Employer Super Toolbox

    Super is changing and TWUSUPER’s online Employer Super Toolbox is keeping you up to date.

  • News

    TWU Address Toowoomba's 'Second-Class' Drivers

    September 25

    Transport Workers’ Union QLD Branch Assistant Branch Secretary Scott Connolly will continue to address Toowoomba members in workplaces tomorrow before meeting up with the Friends of the Toowoomba Range over issues affecting the local residents, motorists and transport workers.

    TWU QLD Branch Media Release, 25 September 2013

  • Media Release

    Hanson Denies Contract Extension Because of Union Activism - Court Proceedings Filed

    September 17

    A proud union member and concrete Owner Driver has been denied an extension of his contact by international construction materials company Hanson, because of his union affiliation and activism.

  • News

    Barnetts Drivers Stand Firm against Company Attacks

    September 12

    Barnetts Couriers staged an urgent stop work meeting last Tuesday, in protest of bullying tactics undertaken by the company.

    TWU NSW News, 12 September 2013

  • Media Release

    Vote 1 For a Fair Go this Saturday

    September 06

    Voters are being urged to put fairness first when they go to the ballot box this Saturday.

    Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) National Secretary Tony Sheldon today released details of the federal election candidates right across the country who have pledged their support for a fair go for truck drivers and for fair migration laws that mean overseas workers cannot be exploited and locals get the skills and training they need.