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Vulnerable workers must be protected in NSW COVID outbreak

Workers in the NSW lockdown zones who have underlying health problems should be not be forced to choose between their health or their incomes.


 

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Barry hits the ground running in the Pilbara

Barry O’Sullivan is one of two delegates the RTBU is relying on to expand its footprint in the vast Pilbara region of Western Australia.


 

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WA public sector unions unite to scrap the cap

West Australian Government belligerence over maintaining the state pay cap for its employees has convinced the RTBU WA PTA Branch to join forces with other public sector unions to take action on a united front.


 

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Tas Labor leadership candidates come knock knock knocking on RTBU's door

The recent Tasmanian election saw the Gutwein Liberal Government returned with a one-seat majority.


 

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Broken transport promises holding back South Australia

A recent decision to rule out a passenger rail service from the Adelaide Hills to the city is further proof that the Marshall Government just doesn’t care about public transport.


 

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Sydney communities fight back over bus route closures

The RTBU has bypassed the NSW Government and gone straight to the people in its campaign to stop or reverse cuts to the Sydney network in preparation for private operators to take over.


 

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Victorian members block Metro's cuts

Dogged action by RTBU Victoria members has stymied plans by Melbourne’s Metro Trains to unilaterally cut rail station staff and implement forced redundancies.


 

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RTBU cleans up in Queensland Labour Day awards

The RTBU has cleaned up at the recent Queensland Council of Unions’ Labour Day Dinner Awards.


 

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The World Stage

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit India hard, with millions of Indian citizens catching the potentially deadly disease.


 

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KFOAT campaign continues to gather steam

The RTBU’s Keep Freight On Aussie Trains campaign has shone a national spotlight on the intermodal rail freight sector.


 

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