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Sydney & NSW Trains: FWC Order documents

Nov 28, 2017Update

Sydney & NSW Trains members, As you may know, on Friday our application for a Protected Action Ballot was confirmed. The below documents are the orders by the Fair Work Commission for your information. Please […] Read More »

New Intercity Fleet: Trish Doyle proves Constance is out of touch

Nov 27, 2017Update

NSW Member for Blue Mountains, Trish Doyle, lambasted the current Transport Minister in Parliament last Thursday after she organised and collected a 12,000 signature petition to protest against the current Government’s decision to build the […] Read More »

New Timetable Concerns

Nov 24, 2017Update

As members will be aware, Transport for NSW have developed and are about to implement one of the most aggressive timetables Sydney has witnessed in many years. The Locomotive Division holds grave concerns as to […] Read More »

iPhone Rollout    

Nov 24, 2017Update

Members are advised that NSW Trains recently commenced distribution to drivers of the iPhone 7. This occured following extensive consultation and a trial process to ascertain the viability of this device for utilisation within the […] Read More »

NSW Trains Transfer Dispute

Nov 24, 2017Update

There have recently been several transfer issues within the Regional area of NSW Trains that have led to a dispute being initiated. Regional driver transfers are undertaken via two methods, firstly by utilisation of the […] Read More »

Week 3 Update: PN NSW Coal and Bulk EA Negotiations

Nov 24, 2017Update

Discussions with the Company and Your Negotiating Team continued this week in a continued effort to resolve outstanding issues, protect current conditions and entitlements and wherever possible improve current conditions. As reported last week we […] Read More »

Sydney & NSW Trains EA Update 15

Nov 6, 2017Update

Download a PDF of this update here.  Your combined rail unions (CRU) negotiating team met with management on the 24th and 26th October to try to reach agreement on the issues you said matter most […] Read More »

ACTU: Banks aren’t super

Nov 3, 2017Update

Banks aren’t super. But the Turnbull Government wants to give big banks access to our retirement savings. Australian Unions released a dossier on the banking scandals that have occurred in the last year. There’s literally […] Read More »

Update: PN EA Negotiations Actions to Date

Nov 1, 2017Update

You can download a PDF of this newsflash here. On 18 October 2017, Pacific National wrote to employees proposing to commence bargaining for two separate Enterprise Agreements, rather than a single Enterprise Agreement comprising both […] Read More »


Nov 1, 2017Update

The unity and strength of the RTBU Membership has been shown by a resounding YES vote for Protected Industrial Action. As a result of the Membership standing together, Pacific National Intermodal has sought to come […] Read More »

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