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 relatively stable, staying abreast of the latest information has become a bit easier.  Below is […] 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 »

Special Leave Rollback

Dec 11, 2020Uncategorized

TfNSW have begun rolling back the Special Leave entitlement, but STA have now put their own spin on it. While […] Read More »

Divisional Officials meet with NSW Transport Minister

Dec 11, 2020Uncategorized

Divisional Officials met with NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance last week. Important discussions were had to address some of the most pressing […] Read More »

Coffee Cart at Ryde Depot to Thank Coal Face Workers

Dec 10, 2020Uncategorized

On Wednesday 9 December, those at the Ryde depot were treated to a well-deserved cuppa from 5:00am until 8:00am. A […] Read More »

Decorated buses to raise funds for Liberty Domestic & Family Violence Specialist Services Inc.

Dec 9, 2020News

A selection of local buses servicing the Port Macquarie-Hastings community have been decked out with vibrant Christmas decorations of all kinds […] Read More »

UNSW students to catch light rail as direct bus services cut

Dec 8, 2020News

On Monday, Transport for NSW announced that the express bus routes from Central Station to UNSW Kensington Campus – the 891, […] Read More »

Light Rail on wish-list for reviving Parramatta Road

Dec 8, 2020News

The completion of WestConnex is approaching, and so too is the deadline to urbanise the maligned strip along Parramatta road.  […] Read More »

Bus services overhaul in Sydney’s north

Dec 4, 2020Uncategorized

A major overhaul of bus services in Sydney’s north will negatively impact commuters as of January 2021. NSW Transport Minister Andrew […] Read More »

Positive COVID-19 Cases on Light and Heavy Rail

Dec 4, 2020COVID19

As many members would have seen, there was a recent positive COVID-19 case on the light and heavy rail. Transport […] Read More »

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