Bus and Tram Express
Bus and Tram Express

Representing bus drivers and light rail workers across NSW

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Tram and Bus Express is where you can access the latest tram and bus news and find out about the ways you can take action in your workplace.

When you join our union you are joining thousands of other transport workers in NSW who are taking a stand for better working conditions and who are fighting to protect our public transport network which continuously comes under attack by the Coalition Government.

Being a union member also means you’re part of a wider group of hundreds of thousands of workers from all industries across the country who are standing together for fairer wages and safer, stronger, working conditions.

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Special notice to RTBU members: Australian Rail, Tram and Bus Industry Union Elections 2022

Aug 1, 2022Uncategorized

Information has now been received from the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) regarding the RTBU elections for National and NSW Branch […] Read More »

Don’t Sell Our Buses: what you need to know about bus privatisation

Nov 4, 2019Uncategorized

The NSW Government has made no secret of its plans to privatise more of Sydney’s bus networks. Recent bus privatisation […] Read More »

Delegate Training

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

The latest group of members from all divisions of the RTBU have just taken part in Level 1 delegate training, […] Read More »

Region 9 payroll issues

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

As we are in Region 8 in the Northern Beaches with Keolis Downer, the RTBU has been working to try […] Read More »

Region 8 payroll issues

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

Today we met with KDNB and the process seems to have picked up pace. The full list of payment types […] Read More »

Region 7 negotiations

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

We’ve now finalised outlining our general issues to Busways with their proposed Enterprise Agreement. The next step is for the […] Read More »

Wickham trams

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

A big thank you to Dave Jackson, who is stepping down from his role as workplace delegate, for guiding the […] Read More »

Randwick trams

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

An expression of interest will go out in the next two weeks for tram members in Randwick to nominate for […] Read More »

Newcastle buses EA update

Jul 29, 2022Uncategorized

We’d like to thank members for their patience over the past few weeks as we continue to go over the […] Read More »

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