TWU

  • Media Release

    TNT docks employees pay during Qld floods

    January 25

    The Transport Workers Union will today launch a case in Fair Work Australia against TNT after the transport giant docked workers pay during the recent floods when they were unable to work.

  • Media Release

    TNT workers set to strike

    January 25

    TNT employees across Australia will take part in a series of 4-hour stoppages across Australia on Friday with employers also voting to impose an indefinite ban on the loading and unloading of vehicles operated by outside hire companies at all TNT sites on Saturday

  • Media Release

    Defence should provide secure environment for families

    January 20

    A new report showing Australia’s Defence instillations were poorly guarded has raised further concerns for increased security throughout the defence community. This report comes after three men were found guilty of plotting an attack on Holsworthy Army Base in December.

  • Media Release

    Qantas should rule out extra charges

    January 18

    Qantas and Jetstar passengers in Australia should not have to pay for the printing of tickets at airports following a Spanish court’s ruling that Ryanair can't charge $40 for the printing of tickets.

  • Media Release

    Port Strategy a vital step forward

    January 17

    The Transport Union Federation (MUA, TWU, RTBU) today welcomed the Gillard Government's National Port Strategy and said it will provide the framework and the vital direction Australia's Ports have long been crying out for. Together with the Government's proposed shipping reform, the successful adoption of the strategy will herald a new era for Australian ports and shipping

  • Media Release

    Qantas must improve airport security

    December 23

    Airport employees have called on Qantas to immediately put an end to outsourcing at the airport and improve security to ensure all people entering the secure area of the airport are appropriately screened.