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Sydney rallies against bus privatisation

Jun 19, 2020

Yesterday was a big day with anti-bus privatisation events held at various locations across the city as NSW Parliament debated […] Read More »

Union due increase 2020

Jun 10, 2020

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

Keolis Downer CCTV ‘trolling’ victory

Jun 5, 2020

Recently local delegates identified discrepancies in the process used to by Keolis Downer during the disciplinary matter of one of […] Read More »

SMH: Coronavirus pushes back government privatisation of Sydney bus services

Jun 4, 2020

Tram and Bus Division Secretary David Babineau was recently featured in the Sydney Morning Herald responding to the NSW Government’s […] Read More »

Media release: Don’t just delay bus privatisation – ditch it altogether

Jun 4, 2020

4 June 2020: Bus drivers urge Premier to step in and save bus services The union representing bus drivers has […] Read More »

Wage freeze protest

Jun 3, 2020

Recently the RTBU took a stand at the back of NSW Parliament House, rallying against the wage freeze announced by the Berejiklian […] Read More »

Face masks: a guide for safe use

Jun 1, 2020

Making sure you know how to safely put on, use, take-off and dispose of a face mask is critical. See […] Read More »

Media Release: NSW Govt ploughs ahead with bus privatisation under cover of COVID-19

May 14, 2020

Bus stops to close; services to cut; jobs at risk The NSW Government’s announcement today that it is ploughing ahead […] Read More »

BREAKING: private tenders announced

May 14, 2020

The NSW Government has today announced the official tender process for the privatisation of regions 7, 8 and 9. This […] Read More »

COVID-19 safety screens update

May 1, 2020

This week, the union has been working with employers and TfNSW to have the safety screens for drivers enlarged. This is […] Read More »