Campaigns

Our Trains & Trams: NOT FOR SALE

The South Australian Government has announced that it intends to privatise the Adelaide Metro train and tram services. Find out below how you can be part of the campaign to keep our trains and trams in public hands.

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Safety - not surveillance

The RTBU will always put the interests of our members FIRST when it comes to responding to attempts by management to introduce invasive technologies such as in-cab cameras.

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Stand up to the Bosses - Put Safety First

Your safety at work is non-negotiable – but right now, politicians and bosses are trying to weaken rail safety laws.

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Pacific National Intermodal EA 2017

Fix My Ride

Our rail and public transport networks are crying out for investment, but the Federal Government is failing to build the transport infrastructure we desperately need. This Federal election, tell Australia's politicians to #FixMyRide.

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PN National Operations Centre

The RTBU is fighting to protect the rights of workers at Pacific National operations sites across Australia.  

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Build a Better Future

Our living standards are what make Australia a great place to live and now they are under significant attack.

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Truth in Bargaining

Big business cannot always be trusted to play fair or tell the truth.  That's why the RTBU is leading the push to force companies to be honest and transparent when negotiating new enterprise agreements with their workers.

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A Fair Go for Transport Workers

Decent pay, safe working conditions, and access to high-quality training are some of the most important issues facing transport workers.

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Secure Work

One in four Australian employees – over 2 million workers – are casual employees, with no job security and no right to paid leave, even when they get sick.  Australia has one of the highest rates of casual employment in the developed world.

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