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An Historian's View On Maritime Super's 50th anniversary

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Maritime Super was the first industry super fund established in Australia and has just celebrated its 50th birthday. In 1967, waterside workers, after a long battle with their employers, established a pension scheme funded by employers and workers that saw employers contribute 1.5 times the employee’s contribution rate. Seafarers started their own pension fund in 1973.

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Position Vacant - Branch Administrator (Brisbane)

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Branch Administrator
Full-time position
Location : Brisbane

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Work, Wages And Division: Creating A Fair And Productive Labour Market

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THE HON BRENDAN O’CONNOR
SHADOW MINISTER FOR EMPLOYMENT AND
WORKPLACE RELATIONS
MEMBER FOR GORTON

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Time To Ramp Up Pressure on Senate Cross Bench as So-Called “Ensuring Integrity” Bill Passes Lower House

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The Turnbull Government’s anti-worker bill which would allow them to sack union leaders, shut down unions and introduce a public interest test for union mergers is off to the Senate after being passed by the lower house.

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