Please find below a link to ALP Senator Doug Cameron speaking about the death of Tim McPherson at Barangaroo ferry hub on March 1, 2017.
Maritime workers today celebrated the ALP State Conference passing a series of Maritime Union of Australia Northern Territory Branch motions at the weekend, aimed at ensuring the future viability and safety of NT ports and ships.
Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) National Secretary and International Transport Workers¹ Federation (ITF) President Paddy Crumlin has paid tribute to former IRA leader turned Sinn Féin politician, Martin McGuinness.
The Turnbull Government has released its long-awaited discussion paper on the future of coastal shipping in Australia but the document has left the MUA with more questions than answers.
The ACTU will set up a national energy policy working group as the nation grapples with blackouts in some parts of Australia alongside a looming gas shortage with almost all of our available gas currently shipped off overseas.
MUA members at Webb Dock are taking a stand against the erosion of penalty rates, with new legal advice suggesting cuts may not be limited to hospitality and retail workers.
Maritime Union of Australian National Secretary Paddy Crumlin has welcomed the appointment of Sally McManus as the new Secretary of the Australian Council of Trade Unions’ (ACTU).
On Saturday March 11 the streets of Sydney we filled with people marching for International Women's Day
Watch the MUA video here:
The MUA has joined the CFMEU and other unions to march through Australia’s capital cities to protest against the Abbott/Turnbull Government’s raft of anti-worker policies.
Nurses, teachers, cleaners, community, social, disability and construction workers are all at risk of having their penalty rates cut following the recent Fair Work Commission (FWC) decision.