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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 »

NSW Government says more bus routes to be axed

Sep 4, 2019

A new Opal card data analysis has helped identify the busiest and least used bus routes. The government is using […] Read More »

Media Release: Drivers back Treasurer’s call to bring back local buses

Aug 21, 2019

Bus drivers have backed the NSW Treasurer, Dominic Perrottet’s call to bring back buses in north-west Sydney, saying the axing […] Read More »

Day in the life of a bus driver – David Babineau on FBI radio

Aug 15, 2019

The RTBU Tram and Bus Division’s Secretary David Babineau spoke out last month on the radio about being a bus […] Read More »

Media Release: On demand bus blunder costing taxpayers around $500 per trip

Aug 14, 2019

13 August 2019   Taxpayers could be forking out up to $500 per passenger, per trip for the Transport Minister’s […] Read More »