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What does Pacific National have to hide?

Jul 9, 2015News

As many of our Pacific National members would know, we have serious concerns about the labour rationalisation process at Cootamundra, Parkes and IBT depots. Read More »

PN redundancy process lacks transparency

Jun 26, 2015Uncategorized

Pacific National has continued to make members redundant involuntarily, forcing the RTBU to lodge a formal dispute with the company. Read More »

BREAKING NEWS: Job loss at Pacific National

May 29, 2015News

Pacific National has just announced that it is about to cut 44 jobs from across the Bulk and Coal areas of the business.  Read More »

Storm update

May 4, 2015News

The recent storms across NSW have caused widespread pain across parts of the state. We’ve seen a devastating loss of life and thousands of homes damaged. Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

The recent bad weather has been devastating for many communities across NSW and it’s also been disastrous for our railways.  The North Coast rail line is still not operational and is not expected to be […] Read More »

Latest on the rail impacts of the NSW weather disaster

Apr 30, 2015News

The Hunter Valley line is now fully operational, with the first trains running Thursday morning. Read More »

Update on storm damaged tracks

Apr 27, 2015News

Following discussions with ARTC today, the RTBU NSW Secretary can confirm that the Hunter Valley line is due to be fully operational by Wednesday night, with the first train set to run on Thursday morning. Read More »

Network closure and stand downs

Apr 24, 2015News

Your Union has been in urgent discussions with Pacific National in regard to the state of the rail network following this week’s storms in NSW. Read More »

RTBU takes it to Asciano over legal representation. And wins.

Apr 22, 2015News

The Fair Work Commission has sided with the RTBU, ruling that Asciano has sufficient internal legal and HR resources to be able to represent in the Industrial Relations tribunal. Read More »

Asciano wants FWC to play a greater role in negotiations

Apr 17, 2015News

Asciano is calling for the Fair Work Commission to play a greater role in “agreement facilitation”. Read More »

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