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FAQs for Tram and Bus Division members: COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020

Given the current situation is relatively stable, staying abreast of the latest information has become a bit easier.  Below is […] Read More »

Don’t Sell Our Buses: what you need to know about bus privatisation

Nov 4, 2019

The NSW Government has made no secret of its plans to privatise more of Sydney’s bus networks. Recent bus privatisation […] Read More »

Special Leave Rollback

Dec 11, 2020

TfNSW have begun rolling back the Special Leave entitlement, but STA have now put their own spin on it. While […] Read More »

Divisional Officials meet with NSW Transport Minister

Dec 11, 2020

Divisional Officials met with NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance last week. Important discussions were had to address some of the most pressing […] Read More »

Coffee Cart at Ryde Depot to Thank Coal Face Workers

Dec 10, 2020

On Wednesday 9 December, those at the Ryde depot were treated to a well-deserved cuppa from 5:00am until 8:00am. A […] Read More »

Decorated buses to raise funds for Liberty Domestic & Family Violence Specialist Services Inc.

Dec 9, 2020

A selection of local buses servicing the Port Macquarie-Hastings community have been decked out with vibrant Christmas decorations of all kinds […] Read More »

UNSW students to catch light rail as direct bus services cut

Dec 8, 2020

On Monday, Transport for NSW announced that the express bus routes from Central Station to UNSW Kensington Campus – the 891, […] Read More »

Light Rail on wish-list for reviving Parramatta Road

Dec 8, 2020

The completion of WestConnex is approaching, and so too is the deadline to urbanise the maligned strip along Parramatta road.  […] Read More »

Bus services overhaul in Sydney’s north

Dec 4, 2020

A major overhaul of bus services in Sydney’s north will negatively impact commuters as of January 2021. NSW Transport Minister Andrew […] Read More »

Positive COVID-19 Cases on Light and Heavy Rail

Dec 4, 2020

As many members would have seen, there was a recent positive COVID-19 case on the light and heavy rail. Transport […] Read More »

Common Sense prevails in Newcastle East

Dec 4, 2020

We’re proud to announce the re-introduction of a direct route from Newcastle East to Marketown shopping centre! The Union has […] Read More »

Sydney aims for 8000-strong electric bus fleet by 2030

Dec 3, 2020

The first quarter of 2021 will see a new stream of 50 electric buses on Sydney roads as the state […] Read More »