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MUA Wins First Battle in Mooring Fight with DP World

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The Fair Work Commission has issued a temporary order prohibiting global stevedoring giant - DP World - from forcing wharfies to do the work of linesmen in Melbourne.

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20 Chinese Seafarers Still Stranded as Welfare Agencies Denied Access

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The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is demanding that 20 seafarers stranded aboard the Hong Kong-flagged coal ship, Five Stars Fujian, be allowed to come ashore until a dispute is resolved. 

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QLD ALP: State Working to Assist Stranded Crew

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State agencies are continuing to work closely with Commonwealth and welfare agencies to assist the crew of a coal ship, detained off Gladstone, who are caught up in a dispute over wages, conditions and fuel supplies. 

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20 Foreign Crew Stranded On Coal Ship Without Food Off Queensland Coast

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Emergency supplies are being rushed to 20 crew members left for dead by the foreign owners of a coal ship stranded off Gladstone’s coast. 

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