CDC MEMBERS FIGHT ON FOR 2018 VICTORIAN BUS INDUSTRY AGREEMENT

July 24, 2018
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CDC bus drivers strike again today!! Another day longer on the line – another day stronger.  This is union, this is power. Full stoppages went ahead today at Sunshine depot – from 6am to 10am – and Ballarat depot from 7am to 11am. CDC Victoria bus drivers took protected action today...

CDC STRIKES TO GO AHEAD TOMORROW

July 23, 2018
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CDC Victoria bus drivers will continue with planned industrial action tomorrow against the company after mediation talks held in good faith today failed to resolve outstanding issues between the parties. The TWU gave notice to CDC Victoria last Friday afternoon that around 600 members planned to strike five times this...

WOMEN IN TRANSPORT

July 23, 2018
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Thank you to all those who joined us for the highly-successful inaugural TWU (VIC/TAS Branch) Women in Transport dinner last Friday night. It was great to see so many strong workplace leaders gathered together for a night to celebrate women throughout the transport industry and union movement. Our female members...

TWU BUS DRIVERS NOTIFY CDC OF FURTHER PROTECTED ACTION NEXT WEEK

July 21, 2018
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TWU CDC members have notified the company that they will take protected action next week in the shape of 5 work stoppages – including two 24-hour strikes. The stoppages are part of an ongoing pay dispute to #sharethefare with the Singapore-based multinational and follow two four-hour and one 24-hour work...

Victorian bus passengers will travel for free from Saturday as part of ongoing industrial action

July 18, 2018
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CDC Victoria bus drivers have voted to escalate their protected industrial campaign against the company by refusing to collect fares or switch on Myki card readers. The Transport Workers’ Union (TWU) gave notice to CDC on Wednesday afternoon that its members planned to refuse to collect fares indefinitely from the...

FIRED UP TO CHANGE THE RULES!!!!

July 18, 2018
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TWU (VIC/TAS Branch) Secretary and TWU National Vice-President John Berger and Assistant Secretary Chris Fennell are part of the TWU’s delegation attending this week’s ACTU triennial congress. The congress is attended by some of the union movement’s biggest players representing workers from every industry and sector in Australia and is...

CDC TWU STRIKE ACTION – HOLDING THE LINE

July 17, 2018
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CDC Victoria bus drivers have again gathered in great numbers on picket lines to take action for their future, their families, their standard of living, their pride and the 2018 Victorian Bus Industry Agreement! Picket lines were established at CDC depots in Wyndham, Oakleigh, Ballarat, Sunshine and Geelong from 9am...

TWU SAFE RATES CONVOY DIRECTED AT LAWMAKERS

July 15, 2018
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Over 300 truck drivers, their families and supporters protested in all major capitals to demand an end to pressure in the industry which is killing hundreds of people on our roads every year. TWU (VIC/TAS Branch) Secretary and TWU National Vice-President John Berger was part of Melbourne’s convoy over the...

FOUR HOURS OF POWER!!!

July 13, 2018
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  CDC TWU bus drivers have held their second protected action this week with a four hour stop work between 2 and 6pm today. Great turnout at Oakleigh, Geelong, Ballarat and Wyndham depots and great to see such unity and comradeship among the membership. The vast majority of those who...