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In the media: Our strike in Region 6

Dec 17, 2021

Last week, we kicked off Monday 6 December with a full-day strike in Region 6. You can read more about […] Read More »

Inner West buses free on Monday as drivers take industrial action and turn off Opal readers

Nov 21, 2021

Bus drivers in Sydney’s Inner West will carry commuters for free on Monday 22 November, taking industrial action against private […] Read More »

Union calls to protect workers from Light Rail fail!

Nov 5, 2021

There is shocking news today as it was revealed that the Inner West Light Rail trams would be off the […] Read More »

Northern Beaches buses in private hands after tender awarded to Keolis Downer

May 28, 2021

The NSW Government has today sold out Northern Beaches residents with the awarding of a tender for Region 8 bus […] Read More »

Govt insults its constituents by axing 25 bus routes while inviting feedback

May 6, 2021

The axing of 25 Eastern Suburbs bus routes without any prior consultation is a betrayal of local residents designed to […] Read More »

Don’t dismantle our buses to hide your tram mismanagement, union warns

Apr 15, 2021

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) NSW has called on the NSW Government to tell the public whether the […] Read More »

92% of commuters fear more buses will be axed after privatisation, survey finds

Mar 12, 2021

A massive 92% of commuters fear their bus routes will be changed or axed when regions 7, 8 and 9 are privatised, […] Read More »

Media Release: TikTok video of bus driver abuse shows urgent need to respect workers and better enforce Covid regulations

Feb 9, 2021

Greater resources are needed to enforce transport regulations and protect workers from abuse, the Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) […] Read More »

Media Release: Union backs calls for mandatory masks on public transport

Oct 15, 2020

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) NSW has today joined in NSW Labor’s call for masks to be made […] Read More »

10 News First: We’re not being made to wear masks on public transport despite the first feared passenger to passenger #COVID19AU transmission

Sep 4, 2020

The recent push for masks on public transport when physical distancing isn’t possible featured Tram and Bus Division Secretary David […] Read More »