May 11, 2017
The Union’s Port Melbourne offices have been bustling with activity this year as delegates from all transport industries have been in to prepare members’ claims or assist in negotiating one of the 50-odd EBAs the Branch will work on this year. It is just another example of the long hours...

Federal Budget News: Coalition Exploits and Steals from Working Australians

May 10, 2017
It comes as absolutely no surprise that the Coalition have delivered a Federal Budget that cruelly removed so many long-held safety nets for many of Australia’s most vulnerable and poorest citizens. “This is the same mob that scrapped the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal last year and, effectively, Safe Rates – the safety...

THANK YOU VIO – Long-standing Ventura delegate

May 9, 2017
The TWU (Vic/Tas Branch) would like to thank Ventura delegate Vio Simian for all of his invaluable assistance and support over many years. Like all TWU delegates, Vio spent much of his spare time working tirelessly to ensure his fellow members were treated fairly and with respect. Vio, based at...