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Making it Happen

Hear National Secretary Mark Diamond's opening address to the 2021 RTBU National Council.


 

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Transport NOW October 2021

Access the November edition of the RTBU's national quarterly member magazine, Transport NOW, right here!

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Making sure your skills, quals and standards stay relevant and useful

The way rail, tram and bus workers access training and qualifications has changed significantly over the past few decades.


 

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Katie wanted more from her health fund - and found it!

Following an agonising experience with their for-profit health fund, Katie and her family knew they needed to find a new provider who offered not-for-profit, affordable and useful insurance.


 

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Standing up for secure jobs

Secure work is shaping up to a critical issue in the upcoming Federal election.


 

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Solidarity Selfie: Wear it loud and wear it proud

Put on some union gear and post a selfie to show your solidarity for RTBU members at Sydney Trains and NSW Trains.


 

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One giant leap for rail safety

When Vanessa Low began talking safety with school children along Canberra’s new light rail route, they sat up and took notice.


 

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Coach Operators force U-turn on use of recording devices

The Public Transport Authority of WA has been forced into a U-turn on Road Coach Operator (RCO) surveillance after the issue was brought into focus by the RTBU.


 

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RTBU looks to represent workers in the Pilbara

Hundreds of rail building and rail maintenance workers in the Pilbara may soon benefit from being part of the RTBU.


 

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HCMT workers lock in more secure jobs with more pay

What began as a dispute over 34 workers stuck on fixed-term jobs has turned into a major RTBU victory for Victorian rolling-stock manufacturing, and rail projects in general.


 

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