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Election notice- nominations open for positions (updated)

Jan 25, 2024

Casual vacancy and insufficient nominations election. Download the form to view the positions open for nomination. Read More »

Measures to fix bus driver shortage need to go further

Jun 3, 2023

Media release, 3 June 2023: The NSW Government’s decision to cut some of the licensing red tape for prospective bus […] Read More »

Bus drivers slam 11th hour signing of private bus contracts

Apr 26, 2023

Revelations that the former Liberal Government’s signed long-term deals with private bus operators just weeks before the state election and […] Read More »

Media release – Government prior knowledge of cracked trams disgraceful: tram drivers

Oct 14, 2022

Media release, 14 October 2022: The revelation today of internal documents which show that the NSW Government knew about the […] Read More »

Region 7 bargaining update

Sep 23, 2022

While the next bargaining meeting is scheduled for Friday 23 September, we can start reporting back about some of what […] Read More »

Region 6 Enterprise Bargaining Update

Aug 20, 2022

As you might recall, after the suspension of strike action last month and the great win we achieved with back […] Read More »

KD Members Special Edition Bulletin 01

Jun 17, 2022

As you look towards industrial action next week there has been constant communication between the union and the company. The […] Read More »

News: Funding for Parramatta light rail extension hangs in balance

Apr 29, 2022

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

TransportNOW: latest edition

Apr 19, 2022

The latest edition of the RTBU National Office’s magazine, TransportNOW is now available. Click here to read the latest from […] Read More »

Newcastle members targets of misguided abuse

Apr 12, 2022

Several Newcastle bus drivers found themselves the unfortunate victims of unacceptable abuse on Monday when some uninformed members of the […] Read More »