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Driver training: union has massive safety win

Jun 25, 2018

In a massive win for safety, the RTBU has successfully fought to get State Transit to change its position on […] Read More »

Opposition vows to end ‘destructive privatisation scam’

Jun 25, 2018

The NSW Opposition has committed to putting an end to the privatisation of public assets, like our transport systems, saying […] Read More »

Union dues – 2018 fee change

Jun 15, 2018

All RTBU Tram and Bus Division members are advised that union dues will increase as of the first full pay […] Read More »

RTBU – 2018 union elections notice

Jun 11, 2018

Nominations for the RTBU elections for National and NSW Branch positions for 2018 have now closed. Nominations may be withdrawn […] Read More »

Media release: Bus drivers skeptical of Minister’s new bus services claim

Jun 6, 2018

6 June 2018: Bus drivers are skeptical about the Transport Minister’s claim today that NSW will get 2000 new bus services […] Read More »

Transport Heritage Expo – June long weekend

Jun 5, 2018

The award-winning Transport Heritage Expo is back on the 9th – 11th of June at Central Station, Sydney. The expo brings Sydney’s […] Read More »

Newcastle Herald: Labor says Keolis Downer contract encourages shorter bus routes in Newcastle

May 25, 2018

Charlestown MP Jodie Harrison has accused the state government of encouraging Keolis Downer to “chop up” Newcastle’s bus network by […] Read More »

The Australian: Premier’s team short by $600m on light rail costs

May 24, 2018

In The Australian by Andrew Clennell  Gladys Berejiklian’s then department was informed in mid-2014 that the cost of ripping up […] Read More »

SMH: Second firm takes legal action over Sydney’s ‘disastrous’ light rail

May 24, 2018

The disaster that is Sydney’s light rail project demonstrates Andrew Constance’s complete incompetence and recklessness. Not only is the project […] Read More »

Sydney buses: One-in-10 services regularly late in some suburbs

May 23, 2018

Sydney’s commuters are suffering because of poor timetabling and under resourcing by this NSW Government. RTBU NSW Bus & Tram Division […] Read More »