TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU announces groundbreaking deal with Linfox

    December 17

    In a new wages deal that will set a benchmark for transport workers across road transport, distribution and airlines, the TWU has negotiated a four per cent per annum pay rise with increased superannuation and job security with transport giant Linfox.

  • News

    Transport workers' strike approved before talks

    December 10

    Workers at the centre of an important Fair Work Australia case have won the right to take indefinite strike action from next week.

  • News

    Unions in Australia protest jailings of Vietnamese labour activists

    December 10

    Australian unionists should support the three imprisoned Vietnamese labour activists by joining a LabourStart email campaign, which has already sent more than 4000 protests to the Vietnamese government, the ACTU Executive resolved last week.

  • Media Release

    Baggage handlers' go-slow to hit Qantas over Christmas

    December 01

    Qantas baggage handlers are planning a go-slow over Christmas in protest against new rules which will force them and passengers to carry heavier bags.

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    Discussing Safe Rates Paper

    November 26

    Linfox driver Glen Stutsel, Tony SHeldon Colleen FLynn and Michael Kaine talk about the Safe Rates a

  • Media Release

    Safe Rates Paper release

    November 26

    The Transport Workers Union has welcomed the Federal Government’s release of a discussion paper looking at safety, pay and conditions in the road transport sector.