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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FAQs for Tram and Bus Division members: COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020COVID19

Given the current situation is changing so quickly, with sometimes differing messages coming out of the various levels of government, […] 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 »

ABC Radio Sydney: David Babineau on the Region 7 tenders

Aug 12, 2020Media

Tram and Bus Division Secretary David Babineau was recently featured on ABC Radio Sydney’s breakfast program talking about what the […] Read More »

Media Release: Ryde, Chatswood to lose bus services as private tender opens

Aug 11, 2020Media

The Berejiklian Government has today released a tender for local bus privatisation in Region 7, including services in the Premier’s […] Read More »

SMH: Businesses take lead on mandating masks as NSW records 17 new cases

Aug 3, 2020Media

Tram and Bus Division Secretary David Babineau was recently featured in the Sydney Morning Herald talking about how masks were […] Read More »

Media release: Govt should actively encourage masks when physical distancing can’t happen on transport

Jul 21, 2020Media

The NSW Rail, Tram and Bus Union is calling on the NSW Government to provide all public transport workers with […] Read More »

Newcastle driverless bus: Rail, Tram and Bus union slams shuttle trial as ‘idiot project’

Jul 9, 2020Media

The union was recently out and about protesting the trial of driverless buses in Newcastle. We were featured in the […] Read More »

Newcastle Drive interview on driverless buses

Jul 8, 2020Media

Please see below for an interview with Divisional President Daniel Jaggers on how the driverless buses are fiscally ludicrous and […] Read More »

Media release: Driverless buses an idiot investment amid pandemic

Jul 7, 2020Media

The expansion of Keolis Downer’s driverless shuttle project is fiscally ludicrous, unsafe and out of touch with the community, the […] Read More »

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