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Pacific National Bulk Coal

The RTBU NSW Locomotive Division represents employees of Pacific National Bulk Coal.

PN Bulk EA- Mixed commodities update

By now, most members would have noticed Mixed Commodity Committee meetings occurring at various depots. The committee has met a few times, with talks so far focusing on the logistics of how the group will […] Read More »

PN Bulk and Coal – Daytime Layback Advice

Your union has heard concerning reports that PN are alleging that the Locomotive Division and the Company are engaged in discussions about establishing an alternative practice for layback advice during the daytime period. This is […] Read More »

PN Bulk EA- Update 47

This afternoon we received some important news. Pacific National Bulk and Coal Members have resolutely endorsed a new enterprise agreement. 62% voted ‘yes’ out of the 89.4% of eligible workers who voted. This is a […] Read More »

PN Bulk EA Update 46

Voting is now open for your replacement agreement “Pacific National Bulk Rail NSW, Enterprise Agreement 2022”. Voting is via a private electoral company approved by the Fair Work Commission. Members should be confident that their […] Read More »

PN Bulk EA – Update 45

Access period and voting: Members would now be aware the company is currently holding communication sessions across the business explaining the changes to the agreement in preparation for a formal vote. The company hascirculated the […] Read More »

Important notice to Pacific National Bulk and Coal employees

Payments during periods of Protected Industrial Action Pacific National have once again proved to their employees that they are the employer of choice, but only if the decision is to pick the most incompetent large […] Read More »

In principle agreement reached- action lifted

We are pleased to advise that after two days of strong member actions and intense negotiation with the company, the parties have this afternoon struck an in-principle agreement that we are confident to put to […] Read More »



 Late this afternoon, PN sent a notice under section 471(4)(c) of the Fair Work Act stating that it would not pay or accept work from members that take protected industrial action.  PN have said if […] Read More »

Southern Region PN Bulk Depot Meetings

Brian Head will once again be out and about at the following locations. ALL PN Bulk Members are encouraged to attend and have a chat with Brian about any issues in your workplace, hear about […] Read More »

PN Bulk EA – Update 27

Last week, the parties again met to progress bargaining. Firstly, PN reviewed its list of “tweaks” with delegates and officials. This followed with reports back from the two separate workshops held with Bulk and Coal […] Read More »