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The Australian: Sydney Light Rail budget doomed to blowout

Jun 22, 2018

The controversial Sydney Light Rail project is set to go over budget — whether or not the Spanish subcontractor Acciona […] Read More »

Inner West Courier: Fears over inner west bus shortage, mass cancellations forecast, as privatisation looms

Jun 14, 2018

By Heather McNab and David Barwell, read the full story here. A CRITICAL shortage of bus drivers will cause mass […] Read More »

RTBU Media Release: Privatisation drives most vulnerable off Newcastle’s buses

Jun 13, 2018

Newcastle’s disastrous new bus timetable has forced seniors and pensioners off our public transport, proving that the Transport Minister’s claims […] Read More »

Second Newcastle Debate in Parliament

May 30, 2018

Novocastrians travelled to Sydney last Thursday to pack out NSW Parliament again for the second heated debate about Newcastle’s disastrous bus […] 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 »

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 »

Gladys Berejik­lian sets 18-month deadline to fix congestion woes

May 23, 2018

This story comes from a Government who are already running far behind schedule and soaring over budget on every project […] Read More »

Daily Telegraph: Acciona’s track record of bitter legal stoushes

May 17, 2018

What a disaster. Once again, Constance hasn’t done his homework. We cannot trust this NSW Government to do a single […] Read More »

AFR: Light rail problems ‘no surprise’

May 17, 2018

In the AFR by Jenny Wiggins An underbidder for the disastrous Sydney light rail project says it was obvious the biggest […] Read More »

May Day Sydney photos

May 11, 2018

  On Sunday May 6th, members from the RTBU NSW gathered with workers from across the state to rally for […] Read More »