TWU

  • Media Release

    Management fails again during Qantas breach

    April 04

    The Transport Workers Union has called for a complete upgrade of all security across Qantas operations after yet another security breach at a busy capital city terminal.

  • News

    Qantas is flying on greed: unions

    April 01

    Unions have accused Qantas management of being driven by greed over the company's refusal to agree to a push for job security clauses.

  • Media Release

    TWU calls for meetings between Qantas employees and management to cut through smoke and mirrors techniques

    March 30

    Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union said the claims from Qantas Management that the only choice they have is to make workforce cuts are standard techniques in the lead up to wage negotiations. 

  • News

    Qantas warned of mid-year strikes

    March 29

    QANTAS is bracing for months of fraught negotiations, with union leaders threatening company-wide strikes in the middle of the year.

  • News

    TNT workers win in new EBA

    March 29

    THE ACTU has claimed a victory in its efforts to spread contentious job security clauses across the workforce, after TNT agreed to a new enterprise bargain that pays outside labour the same rates as direct employees.

  • News

    Joyce takes on unions over job security

    March 26

    If you were to believe the nation's trade union leaders, the confrontation between Qantas and the labour movement is not only shaping as this year's biggest workplace dispute, it threatens to escalate into the most serious industrial fight since John Howard took on the maritime union in 1998.