TWU

  • Media Release

    TWU announces groundbreaking deal with Linfox

    July 29

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

  • Media Release

    Qantas/Jetstar staff announce protected action

    July 26

    Qantas delegates and workplace representatives in ground handling services have voted for a protected action ballot after Qantas management knocked back key claims in the latest negotiations over the workplace agreement.

  • Media Release

    TWU will review court decision in Qantas case

    July 22

    The Transport Workers Union is reviewing the Federal Court's judgment in the Qantas matter. 

  • Media Release

    Bus driver attacked, Western Sydney: Bus service disruptions today

    July 22

    The Transport Workers’ Union of NSW apologises to passengers for disruptions to Busways services today in Western Sydney. School services will not be affected.

  • Media Release

    TWU [Concerned Over Violence Towards Fijian Trade Unionists]

    July 17

    AMENDED DUE TO ORDER BY FAIR WORK AUSTRALIA OF 20 JULY 2011

     

                 The [Fijian] military dictatorship [is] specifically target[ing] airline workers in the draft Vital National Industries Decree, smashing workplace rights across the sector.

     

     

  • Media Release

    Truck Drivers Need Safe Rates to Recover Carbon Tax Costs

    July 11

    The TWU has today expressed concern that the application of a de facto carbon tax on fuels for heavy vehicles from July 2014 will further disadvantage truck drivers and cause more deaths on Australian roads.