TWU

  • News

    Sky News Morning Agenda

    June 18

    Kelvin Thomson, Federal Labor Member for Wills, defending the Fair Work Act and the right of union members to take protected industrial action on Sky News Morning Agenda.

  • Media Release

    Senator Glenn Sterle awarded lifetime membership of the TWU

    June 15

    Senator Glenn Sterle has been recognised for powerful work on behalf of transport workers and their families over many decades by the Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) who recently awarded the Senator with lifetime membership of the TWU.

  • News

    Our Fight is Your Fight: The TWU-Teamsters New Pact Born Out of Toll Battle

    June 15

    The globalized economy has shrunk our world linking workers across continents through the tentacles of major low-road retailers like Walmart and the popular apparel brands that line its shelves like Under Armour. As these corporate giants roam the planet to win the race to the bottom to squeeze more profits workers throughout the supply chain are often subjected to inhumane working conditions that have a destructive impact on their lives and their loved ones, whole communities and the environment.

  • News

    TWU fights Qantas on crew

    June 11

    THE Transport Workers’ Union yesterday weighed into the foreign labour dispute, demanding the Gillard government prevent Qantas from hiring overseas flight attendants "for $400 a week".

  • News

    SKY News, Australian Agenda, 10 June 2012

    June 10

    TWU National Secretary was a guest of Sky News Agenda recently and during the interview Tony discussed a number of issues including Qantas, Enterprise Migration Agreements and the Carbon tax.
     

  • Media Release

    Qantas Workers Keep The Kangaroo Flying

    June 05

    Qantas remains a profitable airline despite the litany of disastrous decisions by senior managements over the past year. An about turn in the management culture is required if the flying kangaroo is to remain flying high. That’s according to Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union.