TWU

  • Media Release

    Crisis Facing Australia’s Aviation Industry Laid Bare

    May 21

    The extent of the crisis facing the Australian aviation industry was highlighted by a panel of industry experts and academics at the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) National Council in Darwin today.

  • Media Release

    Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal Too Important to Lose

    May 21

    The Road Safety and Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) must be given the time it needs to make Australian roads safer and not be rolled by vested interests determined to push truckies to the brink and beyond, according to the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU).

  • Video

    ACTU President Ged Kearney Message to TWU National Council 2013

    May 20

    ACTU President Ged Kearney Message to TWU National Council 2013

  • Video

    ABC News Breakfast Interview with TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon

    May 20

    (ABC News Breakfast, 20 May 2013) ABC News interviewed Tony Sheldon, TWU National Secretary, before the TWU National Council. Tony says unions need to take the intellectual lead in spelling out a vision for the future of Australia.

  • Media Release

    Union Movement Must Lead on Australian Values

    May 20

    Unions need to take the intellectual lead in spelling out a vision for the future of Australia, according to Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) National Secretary Tony Sheldon.

    TWU MEDIA RELEASE

  • Video

    Unions Must Work to Form a Vision for the Future of Australia

    May 20

    (ABC NEWS 24, 20 May 2013) TWU National Secretary Tony Sheldon says unions must work to form a vision for the future of Australia, with the TWU Conference in Darwin to examine the role of unions in Australia's future. Tony also criticises the banks for making excessive profits without facing tax, and the head of Coles Ian McLeod for his comments that Coca-Cola should outsource production to a country with lower wages than Australia.