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Railtrain Newsflash Issue No.2: Enterprise Agreement Update

Apr 28, 2017News

On Friday 28 April 2017, the RTBU met with Railtrain for the second time to negotiate a new Enterprise Agreement. The RTBU presented Railtrain with the changes to the draft EA. Included in the claims […] Read More »

Hunter Bowls and Info Day

Aug 17, 2016News

All members are invited to attend a meeting and information session followed by a BBQ lunch and some bowls in Newcastle on the 24th August. The meeting and information session will give an update on Aurizon in-cab […] Read More »

Loco Division union fees 2015/16

Jun 30, 2016News

RTBU membership dues for Loco Division members for the financial year 1 July 2015 – 30 June 2016 are as follows: Full-time/Part-time: $651.30 based on 26 fortnights Casual: $383.50 based on 26 fortnights  Member who […] Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

Jun 24, 2016Secretary's run-down
Bob Hayden, Divisional Secretary

The NSW Budget, handed down by former Transport Minister turned Treasurer Gladys Berejiklian this week, included a number of transport commitments. While most were road related (including $2.9 billion for WestConnex alone), there were also […] Read More »

Around the Tracks tour

Apr 1, 2016News

The Loco Division is coming to you! As part of the Around the Tracks tour, Brian Head will be out and about at the following locations. This is an opportunity to come along and have […] Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

Feb 19, 2016Secretary's run-down
Bob Hayden, Divisional Secretary

There’s never a dull moment in the Loco Division. The Sydney Trains reform process is still a major process, with delegates meeting regularly to discuss the process and the best ways forward. A tour to […] Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

We recently asked members to complete a short survey about the Sydney Trains reform process. So far we’ve had a fantastic response, and I’d like to thank everyone who so far have taken the time […] Read More »

Hotplate dates

Sep 23, 2015News

Is your depot the next stop on the Loco Division BBQ tour? Check out the locations and dates for the next leg of the tour below: Greta: 28 Sept, 10am, Main St Park (opposite Maccas) Mudgee/Gulgong: 29 […] Read More »

Election for vacant positions

Jul 7, 2015News

Nominations will soon open for vacant positions in the Locomotive Division Depots and Sub-Divisions. This election applies to Lithgow (NSW Trains), Central, North Sydney, Leppington and ASY (Sydney Trains). Read More »

‘Spit kit’ trial needed to stop disgusting act

Apr 7, 2015News

The RTBU was in the media today calling for a trial of ‘spit kits’ for transport workers. Read More »

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