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A Toast to May Day – Drinks with the Workers – Sat 28th April – 7pm

Apr 11, 2018

Join us to make a ‘Toast to May Day’ and enjoy a drink with the workers What: Drinks to celebrate […] Read More »

Join us for May Day in Newcastle – Sun 29th April – 10am

Apr 11, 2018

Come and join the Newcastle May Day celebrations! When: Sun 29th April, 10am Where: Meet at Hamo station carpark at 10am, […] Read More »

Newcastle rally, Sunday 18 March – join us

Mar 14, 2018

Since the Transport Minister sold off Newcastle’s bus service to the private sector, the service in the region has descended […] Read More »

Media release: Overseas bus driver recruitment worrying sign for inner-west commuters and workers

Mar 6, 2018

6 March, Media Release: The Transport Minister needs to confirm that he will not leave the newly privatised inner-west bus service […] Read More »

Newcastle bus woes: Secretary on ABC

Feb 5, 2018

Tram and Bus Divisional Secretary, Chris Preston, was on ABC Newcastle this morning talking about the problems we’ve seen with Newcastle […] Read More »

ABC: George Street section re-opens as Minister shuts down retailers at press conference

Dec 11, 2017

By Emily Laurence and Paige Cockburn Angry retailers have ambushed the NSW Premier and the state’s Transport Minister at the reopening of a […] Read More »

Northern Beaches bus changes a $500m headache

Oct 8, 2017

Bus drivers are raising questions about the NSW Government’s claim that the introduction of the new B-Line buses on Sydney’s […] Read More »

Inner West residents make view on bus privatisation clear in council elections

Sep 11, 2017

Votes are still being counted, but the early results from the weekend’s local council elections show that Inner-West residents are […] Read More »

Underpayment, lack of security: Newcastle bus privatisation a complete disaster

Sep 6, 2017

Media release – 6 September Bus drivers are being underpaid, services are being cancelled due to poor rostering, and drivers […] Read More »

IRC orders

Aug 18, 2017

The RTBU NSW received orders from the Industrial Relations Commission NSW in relation to industrial action today, 18 August. Click […] Read More »