TWU

  • Media Release

    IR Minister backs TWU members fight

    June 02

    A dozen TWU members doing waste removal in Sydney’s west have stared down big business, including the Australian Mining and Minerals Association, The Australian Industry Group and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and won during a case before Fair Work Australia.

  • News

    Stowaway rats force Qantas to ground jet

    June 02

    Qantas has been forced to ground one of its passenger jets after rats were found on board.

  • Media Release

    Cabin crew ratio must stay

    May 25

    The Australian Aviation Unions Federation will front the House Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications’ ‘Inquiry into ratio of cabin crew members on aircraft’ today calling on safety to be put in front of short- term management, bonus-induced cost cutting.

  • News

    Testing proves biosolid unsafe

    May 22

    Exclusive tests reveal salmonella and Third World parasites are present in human faeces fertiliser spread on farms, even after it has been treated, leading to calls for foods grown with the substance to be banned from supermarket shelves.

  • Media Release

    Airport terror threat, workers want answers

    May 18

    The Transport Workers Union has called for an immediate upgrade in security at all airports following today’s extremist threats at Melbourne airports where Jetstar and Qantas operate.

  • Media Release

    “Qantas Asia” is wrong, we need to save our airline

    May 13

    Employees and shareholders will question the actions of Qantas management this morning after revelations the company was looking to start a “Qantas Asia” brand out of Malaysia in order to continue the off-shoring of Australian jobs.