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RailTrain vote coming up: VOTE NO!

Jun 19, 2017News

On Tuesday the 20th of June Railtrain will be asking you vote on their new Enterprise Agreement. The RTBU is unreservedly saying VOTE NO. This Agreement is second-rate and does not come anywhere near what […] Read More »

Update on the privatisation of Sydney Buses

Jun 16, 2017News

Read on for the latest facts and ways you can support our bus drivers: Bus Drivers Community Assembly 6.30PM, June 28 at Uniting Church 264 Pitt St Sydney Join with Sydney Bus drivers, maintenance workers and […] Read More »

Loco Division fights for fair rosters at Sydney Trains’ Campbelltown depot

Jun 15, 2017News

The Locomotive Division wishes to report on an ongoing roster issue playing out at Campbelltown Depot. The Depot Rebalancing program operating under the Future Operations umbrella has seen a significant uplift in numbers of train […] Read More »

150 years of trains in the Blue Mountains

Jun 15, 2017News

An important anniversary is looming for train tragics in the Mountains and Valley Heights Rail Museum volunteers are keen to see it remembered. The line between Penrith and Wentworth Falls opened 150 years ago in […] Read More »

Overcrowding on the Illawarra line sparks community action

Jun 15, 2017News

Illawarra commuters are so frustrated by overcrowding on the South Coast train line that they’ve started a petition and hope to trigger a debate in NSW Parliament. Read more here. Read More »

National Day of Action: June 20

Jun 15, 2017News

Join us as we rally on Tuesday the 20th of June at Belmore Park from 11am. It’s time to fight back after Malcolm Turnbull has: – Brought back the ABCC to CUT wages, conditions and […] Read More »

Stop the penalty rates cuts today

Jun 15, 2017News

** Post via Australian Unions** In less than two weeks, 700,000 working people across Australia are due to have their weekly pay packets slashed by around $70 a week because they have to work on […] Read More »

Attention PN members

Jun 9, 2017News

Your RTBU Negotiating Team has been hard at work to get a negotiated outcome which reflects the views of members , and deliver the best deal for you in your new Agreement. While we still […] Read More »

Update on the PN NSW Enterprise Agreement

Jun 6, 2017News

After months of nothing, Pacific National has finally begun to negotiate in person rather than by letter. The company agreed to use both the current Coal and Bulk agreements as base documents to work through […] Read More »

RailTrain: Victory on one agreement

Jun 6, 2017News

Your Union has had a victory in the Fair Work Commission late on Friday 2 June, with Railtrain backing down and agreeing to go back to the original RTBU position of one Enterprise Agreement. This […] Read More »