Bus and Tram Express
Bus and Tram Express

Recent News

Community backs our essential bus drivers

May 1, 2020

There has been a huge surge of public support towards our members as they brave the streets and continue to […] Read More »


Apr 24, 2020

Recently, the division was invited to lay a tribute in honour of ADF personnel present and past at the war memorial […] Read More »

Member update: 4 April

Apr 7, 2020

Dear members, We are now in unprecedented times and the going is rough for many of us in the tram […] Read More »

Bus driver’s dismissal over mobile phone use found to be wrong

Mar 20, 2020

The NSW STA has been told they were wrong for sacking a bus driver who made a couple of calls […] Read More »

Driverless buses are safe? Not according to this picture…

Mar 13, 2020

At the Parliament debate last week about bus privatisation, Coffs Harbour Liberal MP, Gurmesh Singh bizarrely tried to hijack the […] Read More »

Delegates get the low-down on fighting privatisation

Mar 12, 2020

Tram and Bus delegates have joined together with delegates from other unions impacted by privatisation as part of a mass […] Read More »

Bus privatisation: Parliament debate

Mar 6, 2020

Yesterday, NSW Parliament debated the Government’s plans to privatise our buses. The debate was triggered by the more than 22,000 […] Read More »

Ch10: Leaked Government Documents Reveal Plans To Cut Bus Routes

Mar 3, 2020

There’s anger among some Sydney bus commuters tonight, with a leaked government document revealing more than a dozen routes could […] Read More »

Media release: NSW Govt set to axe bus services in attempt to force commuters onto fledgling light rail

Mar 2, 2020

2 March 2020: The NSW Government looks set to slash bus services in Sydney’s east in an attempt to force […] Read More »

RTBU Family Fun Day + Parliament debate 

Feb 26, 2020

A huge thank you to everyone who turned out on the weekend for the RTBU Family Fun Day. It was […] Read More »