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Call for 6 and 8 carriage trains on weekends along the Blue Mountains line

May 4, 2017News

Trish Doyle MP is at it again! Here she is calling for 6 and 8 carriage trains on weekends along the Blue Mountains line. Read More »

90 years of proud achievement

May 3, 2017News

***From Australian Unions*** 90 years ago today the mighty collective of trade unions came together to form the Australian Council of Trade Unions. Since then that collective power has achieved great things for working people […] Read More »

RailTrain doesn’t care what you think!

May 3, 2017News

The RTBU, on behalf of members, has applied to the Fair Work Commission to deal with a bargaining dispute with Railtrain. Railtrain is refusing to allow the RTBU enough time to get members’ feedback about […] Read More »

PN Intermodal EA: RTBU team frustrated by backflips

May 3, 2017News

On Wednesday, the 26th and Thursday the 27th April your RTBU Negotiating Team met with PN Intermodal to continue the EA talks. The RTBU Team is continually frustrated by the backflips being made around wording […] Read More »

Hamilton Depot Organiser Election

May 3, 2017News

Members are advised that, following the resignation of the Hamilton Depot Organiser, nominations have been called to fill the casual vacancy as Depot Organiser for the remainder of the current term up until the declaration […] Read More »

Easter/Anzac Day Public Holiday Dispute: NSW Trains

May 3, 2017News

  NSW Trains have once again failed to provide the required public holiday rosters within the 14 day advice timeframe outlined in the Driver Rostering and Working Arrangements, Clause 3.10.2. Members will recall a similar […] Read More »

Investigation finds track inspection failures ‘systemic’ across Sydney Trains network

May 3, 2017News

Inadequate inspections and maintenance of rail tracks have been “systemic” across the Sydney Trains network, transport safety investigators have warned. Read more in the Sydney Morning Herald. Read More »

RailTrain EA – VOTE NO!

May 3, 2017News

Last week, Railtrain arrogantly walked away from negotiations over your next Enterprise Agreement. Read the News Flash here. Read More »

PN train drivers on strike in Victoria

May 3, 2017News

The NSW Locomotive Division fully supports the Victorian Locomotive Division and its members for standing up to Pacific National’s attempt to cut and undermine conditions of employment and take home pay. Workers began a 48-hour […] Read More »

End of Year Tax and Superannuation Information

May 3, 2017News

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and You As the end of the Tax Year is fast approaching members are reminded of the need to discuss the appropriateness of any deductions. The Union is extremely interested […] Read More »