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NSW Transport Minister casts doubt on Parramatta Light Rail Stage Two

Nov 12, 2020

NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has said the government is increasingly likely to utilise “trackless trams” or buses the Stage […] Read More »

Our Transport Community Consultation Region 7, 8 and 9

Nov 11, 2020

The NSW Government is planning to privatise Sydney’s last remaining publicly owned buses.  The changes will impact commuters in Region […] Read More »

Detached pantograph causes safety concerns for CBD Light Rail

Nov 10, 2020

The L2 Randwick and L3 Kingsford lines on Sydney’s CBD light rail experienced long delays after a tram broke down […] Read More »

Treasurer says NSW public sector wage cuts “generous”

Treasurer Dominic Perrottet defended the government’s decision to cap wage increases for the public sector at 1.5% over the coming […] Read More »

Transdev: Master Roster Negotiations for Drivers

Oct 23, 2020

We recently highlighted to Transdev that members are becoming agitated by the level of influence external bodies have on their […] Read More »

No Worker Left Behind – Unions NSW Survey Results 2020

Oct 23, 2020

Unions NSW has released the results of their No Worker Left Behind survey – the first large-scale dataset on the impact […] Read More »

Electric Buses to be part of Nextport’s $700m NSW E-Vehicle Manufacturing Plan

Oct 19, 2020

Nexport, the electric bus subsidiary of Cleantech investment giant True Green, has announced a $700 million plan to establish an […] Read More »

Media Release: Union backs calls for mandatory masks on public transport

Oct 15, 2020

The Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) NSW has today joined in NSW Labor’s call for masks to be made […] Read More »

STA member bulletin

Sep 28, 2020

Dear Members, Negotiations have kicked off for the State Transit Authority Bus Operations Enterprise (State) Award. We are negotiating in […] Read More »

Service NSW cyber attack response

Sep 24, 2020

Below is some information on Transport’s response to Service NSW’s cyber attack which some members may have received correspondence about. Service […] Read More »