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PN Bulk & Coal: What to do if your ballot hasn’t arrived

Sep 8, 2017News

To all PN bulk and coal members, Protected Action Ballot voting opened last Friday 1 September and you should have received your ballot papers in the mail by now. This is a postal ballot – […] Read More »

Rail Enterprise Bargaining: Your chance to have your say!

Sep 7, 2017News

On Tuesday 5th September Howard Collins Sydney Trains CEO attended the bargaining meeting and was asked questions by the delegates present. Some of the questions were; What can Admin and Salaried members report back to […] Read More »

Loco division supports Aurizon members

Sep 6, 2017News

The Locomotive Division is supporting Aurizon members who have been made redundant due to the company selling part of its business. Whilst the RTBULD wish the circumstances did not exist, the reality is they do […] Read More »

Newcastle Gunnedah Relief Points

Sep 6, 2017News

Safety Regulators Called In After months of inaction by all coal operators and the ARTC and several members being injured, the RTBU has intervened to assist your Health and Safety Reps by calling in Comcare […] Read More »

We stopped Turnbull

Sep 6, 2017News

***Message from ACTU Secretary Sally McManus*** The Turnbull Government’s attempt to take away the right to silence for 11 million workers, like they have already done for construction & maritime workers, HAS BEEN STOPPED. I […] Read More »

PN Bulk & Coal: How to vote YES for the postal Protected Action Ballot

Sep 4, 2017News PN Updates

Winning this ballot means that workers can undertake the necessary actions to protect our conditions and our rights without risking our jobs. This is extremely important and why we need everyone’s vote. Voting for the […] Read More »

PN: Home Safely at Werris Creek?

Sep 3, 2017News PN Updates

After months of hearing and seeing nothing from PN management regarding employee concerns for health and safety at the Werris Creek Barracks, your HSR’s requested assistance from the RTBU Locomotive Division in resolving concerns. As […] Read More »

Turnbull’s latest bill expands the government’s industrial thuggery into every workplace

Sep 3, 2017News

This legislation before the Senate is the complete annihilation of the remaining rights of working people of all stripes and the unions that fight for those rights. Read more via The Guardian. Read More »

Aurizon Interstate Intermodal bargaining

Sep 3, 2017News

We understand that negotiating at this time may seem trivial given the shut down, however should Aurizon’s plans change then it is important that members are ‘in bargaining’, so the Union can best protect your […] Read More »


Sep 1, 2017News

Wage parity was on top of the agenda at your Enterprise Agreement talks at Friday’s meeting. Your RTBU Team made it clear that the members and Railtrain employees deserve to be paid the same as […] Read More »