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RTBU: Casual Vacancy Elections

Oct 17, 2019

The attached information has been received from the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) regarding the RTBU elections for NSW Branch Casual […] Read More »

Media Release: On-demand transport could be a stepping stone to future investment in Newcastle

Oct 3, 2019

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) NSW has cautiously welcomed the addition of new on-demand services to Newcastle’s public […] Read More »

RTBU urges Brisbane City Council to do more to protect drivers against abuse

Oct 3, 2019

It has been revealed that Brisbane bus drivers are huge targets of abuse with a driver ambushed by a man wielding […] Read More »

Sydney light rail class action gains momentum

Oct 3, 2019

Over 200 people are seeking compensation for the mishandling of the new light rail since its 2015 beginnings. Members of […] Read More »

Teenage boy lucky to escape serious injury after being hit by tram

Oct 2, 2019

Last week, a teenage boy narrowly escaped serious injury after he was hit by a tram during testing at Moore […] Read More »

Hills residents still campaigning against local bus cuts

Sep 16, 2019

As members are aware, the new Metro has led to extreme bus cuts in Sydney’s north-west. Express buses to the […] Read More »

Transdev CSLER EA Negotiations

Sep 6, 2019

We are currently negotiating an Enterprise Agreement with Transdev who are the operators of the new City South East Light […] Read More »

How Australia compares to the 10 fastest public transport systems in the world

Sep 6, 2019

A new study from the Polytechnic University of Turin has compared public transport services around the world in terms of […] Read More »

Parramatta light rail funding delayed by NSW Government

Sep 4, 2019

A levy placed on new apartments by the Berejiklian government to fund the Parramatta light rail has been delayed, meaning […] Read More »

Sydney’s George St light rail finally up and running

Sep 4, 2019

Four years after the closure of George Street, there has finally been news. The first light rail tram rolled down […] Read More »