TWU

  • Media Release

    Tiger back in the sky while crew still on the deck

    August 12

    Ground workers at Australia’s airports want CASA and other government agencies to put in place improvements in safety and security for baggage handlers and other employees and contractors as Tiger Airways announces its return to the skies.

  • 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.