TWU

  • 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.  

  • Audio

    AM: Qantas CEO Accused Of Misleading Senate

    June 01

    Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has been accused of misleading a Senate committee about his decision to lock out workers last year. 

 For the full story, please visit the following link: http://www.abc.net.au/am/content/2012/s3515727.htm

  • Media Release

    Qantas Management Must Come Clean On Lockout As Testimony Shows Alan Joyce Misled Senate Committee

    June 01

    Senior management at Qantas have admitted they planned last October’s lockout weeks in advance, directly contradicting the evidence given to a Senate inquiry and to Qantas shareholders AGM.  The Government must investigate this matter urgently and senior executives must be held to account. That’s according to Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union.

  • News

    Teamsters Tell TWU Your Fight is Our Fight

    June 01

    The Transport Workers Union has struck a global solidarity charter with the US Teamsters union, to co-ordinate campaigns against mutual employers they claim have declared a "war on workers".

  • News

    Qantas Accused of Misleading MPs on Workforce Lockout

    June 01

    Qantas executives discussed locking out the airline workforce two weeks before the company grounded its fleet last year, prompting union claims last night that the airline had misled federal parliament.

  • News

    Award on the Nose

    May 31

    The Transport Workers Union has vowed to continue to fight for JJ Richards workers after the union named the waste giant Australia's Worst Employer