Bus and Tram Express
Bus and Tram Express

Representing bus drivers and light rail workers across NSW

Welcome to Tram and Bus Express!

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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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 »

Gift Cards ready for Collection

May 6, 2022Uncategorized

The $50.00 gift cards have arrived and will be available to pick up from your local delegate as of next […] Read More »

Newcastle EA and Protected Action Ballot Update

May 6, 2022Uncategorized

Protected Industrial Action started on Wednesday with an indefinite ban on wearing uniforms, with members instead being encouraged to wear […] Read More »

Region 9 bargaining update

May 6, 2022Uncategorized

Last week, Transdev John Holland Buses (TJHB) sent out the NERR, which is a legal requirement to let all employees […] Read More »

Region 7 bargaining update

May 6, 2022Uncategorized

Busways advised at the last EA meeting that they will present the union with an EA offer by COB Tuesday […] Read More »

Region 6 EA Update

May 6, 2022Uncategorized

The next bargaining meeting is scheduled for May 18 2022. In the meantime, RTBU and TWU appeared in a NSW […] Read More »

Newcastle Protected Industrial Action in Pictures

May 5, 2022Uncategorized

Industrial action for Newcastle members started on Wednesday 4th May with a ban on wearing uniform indefinitely. Members were encouraged […] Read More »

May Day 2022: Newcastle Rally

May 2, 2022Uncategorized

Three cheers for the amazing turnout of RTBU Members across so many May Day rallies! May Day is an important […] Read More »

News: Funding for Parramatta light rail extension hangs in balance

Apr 29, 2022News

The second stage of Parramatta light rail is among projects which could be further delayed under plans by NSW Premier Dominic […] Read More »

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