Bus and Tram Express
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Recent News

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 »

A BIG THANK YOU to Mary Trujillo

Dec 3, 2020

Pictured above is the lovely and ever-so-generous Mary Trujillo. Mary reached out to us just after the COVID-19 crisis began […] Read More »

Bus capacity to increase to 45% despite dwindling mask use

Dec 2, 2020

The Berejiklian Government is set to repeal the public health order requiring employees to work from home on Monday 14 […] Read More »

BBQs at Pyrmont and Randwick Depots a Huge Success

Dec 1, 2020

Over the last two weeks, we’ve been hosting BBQs at the depots in Pyrmont and Randwick. The BBQs were held […] Read More »

The women who set the wheels in motion for female Sydney bus drivers

Nov 27, 2020

Sitting behind the wheel of a double-decker service from Wynyard to Palm Beach in the Spring of 1970, June Lusk […] Read More »

CMET Workgroup

Nov 25, 2020

We’re looking for an RTBU member to take part in the Workplace Organising Committee along with other unions, HSR’s and […] Read More »

Union Win!

Back in March 2019 the STA stopped paying excess travel time for bus drivers acting up in higher grades. Towards […] Read More »