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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 »

First electric bus launched in Leppington

Feb 5, 2021

The first electric bus to service South West Sydney has made its first few rounds in Leppington. Commuters have been […] Read More »

Opal costs surge more than 10% since 2020 changes to peak hour and concession

Feb 5, 2021

Travel costs in Sydney have increased by more than 10%  since the government has widened the peak-hour window and changed travel […] Read More »

Transport workers are an at-risk group as heatwaves become more extreme

Jan 29, 2021

There’s no doubt the heatwave this past week has been a punish for many. Multiple studies since 2001 have shown […] Read More »

Ryde Mayor calls for 11th-hour halt on planned bus changes

Jan 22, 2021

Ryde mayor Jerome Laxale has penned a letter to NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance calling on him to “immediately stop” the Region […] Read More »

Calls for Parramatta Light Rail stops to be named after accomplished women

Jan 22, 2021

Transport for NSW released the names it has proposed for 16 light rail stops in December 2020, including Benaud at North Parramatta to […] Read More »

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

Dec 9, 2020

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, 2020

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, 2020

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

Sydney aims for 8000-strong electric bus fleet by 2030

Dec 3, 2020

The first quarter of 2021 will see a new stream of 50 electric buses on Sydney roads as the state […] Read More »