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For assistance through this service, please call 1800 554 654.


ITF signs memorandum of understanding with ACFTU

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the ACFTU, the All China Federation of Trade Unions, that commits both organisations to a process of dialogue and information sharing.

METL score TLISC award

Training provider Maritime Employees Training Limited (METL) has received a 2014 Award for Excellence from the Transport & Logistics Industry Skills Council.

Vale Laurie Steen

The Maritime Union of Australia is immensely sad to pass on the news that retired Newcastle Branch Secretary and Presiding Officer Laurie Steen has passed away at the age of 73.

Rana Plaza Candlelight Vigil
April 24, 2014, 6:30 p.m. - April 24, 2014, 8 p.m.
Sydney Town Hall Square
One year ago more than 1,100 garment workers were killed when the Rana Plaza factory collapsed in Bangladesh. Survivors of the collapse spoke about the intense cost cutting pressures from Australian retailers like Coles. One year on, Coles is still stocking clothes made in Bangladesh sweatshops. To pay our respects to the victims of Rana Plaza and honour their memories by fighting for safe work everywhere, the TWU has organised a candlelight vigil.
MAY DAY 2014
May 1, 2014, 9:23 a.m. - May 6, 2014, 9:23 a.m.
Marches across the country
PPP 2014
June 20, 2014, 5 p.m. - June 21, 2014, 5 p.m.
Maroubra Sports Club, Corner Malabar Road and Mons Avenue, Maroubra, NSW, 2035
Plebs, Pros & Personalties 24 hour run for Suicide Prevention will take place at Maroubra Sports Club