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FAQs for Tram and Bus Division members: COVID-19

Apr 17, 2020

Given the current situation is changing so quickly, with sometimes differing messages coming out of the various levels of government, […] 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 »

ABC Radio Sydney: David Babineau on the Region 7 tenders

Aug 12, 2020

Tram and Bus Division Secretary David Babineau was recently featured on ABC Radio Sydney’s breakfast program talking about what the […] Read More »

Media Release: Ryde, Chatswood to lose bus services as private tender opens

Aug 11, 2020

The Berejiklian Government has today released a tender for local bus privatisation in Region 7, including services in the Premier’s […] Read More »

SMH: Businesses take lead on mandating masks as NSW records 17 new cases

Aug 3, 2020

Tram and Bus Division Secretary David Babineau was recently featured in the Sydney Morning Herald talking about how masks were […] Read More »

Media release: Govt should actively encourage masks when physical distancing can’t happen on transport

Jul 21, 2020

The NSW Rail, Tram and Bus Union is calling on the NSW Government to provide all public transport workers with […] Read More »

Newcastle driverless bus: Rail, Tram and Bus union slams shuttle trial as ‘idiot project’

Jul 9, 2020

The union was recently out and about protesting the trial of driverless buses in Newcastle. We were featured in the […] Read More »

Newcastle Drive interview on driverless buses

Jul 8, 2020

Please see below for an interview with Divisional President Daniel Jaggers on how the driverless buses are fiscally ludicrous and […] Read More »

Media release: Driverless buses an idiot investment amid pandemic

Jul 7, 2020

The expansion of Keolis Downer’s driverless shuttle project is fiscally ludicrous, unsafe and out of touch with the community, the […] Read More »

Coffee cart depot visits

Jul 3, 2020

Earlier this week, RTBU officials and First State Super visited Brookvale and Randwick depots shouting members coffee to thank them […] Read More »

Bus privatisation radio ads

Jul 3, 2020

As part of our ongoing fight against bus privatisation, the Tram and Bus Division has been doing radio ads. The […] Read More »