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MUA SA Branch Media Release: MUA Says No To Nuclear Ports In South Australia

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) is continuing its long-running stance against the shipping of any nuclear material in or out of South Australia.

 

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IMPORTANT: VITERRA OPERATIONS PTY LTD v CFMMEU FAIR WORK COMMISSION s418 ORDER

This is an important notice from the Fair Work Commission for MUA members working at Viterra.

Please click link below.

Fair Work Order Viterra

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Hong Kong-flagged Vessel Detained In Devonport Over $250,000USD In Unpaid Wages To Chinese Crew

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has welcomed a decision by Australian authorities to detain the Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier Xing Ning Hai in Devonport over hundreds of thousands of dollars in unpaid wages.

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MUA members at Patrick East Swanson Dock show their support for Esso Longford lockout workers

MUA members at Patrick East Swanson Dock have shown their solidarity with workers who have been on a picket line for more than a year as part of the Esso Longford dispute.

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Three Years Since Departure Of Alexander Spirit As Fuel Security Worsens

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has accused the Turnbull Government of sitting on its hands over fuel security as the union and Devonport community commemorate three years since the departure of Tasmania’s last Australian crewed fuel tanker, the Alexander Spirit.

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Iron Chieftain to be Retired - MUA Report

The Iron Chieftain will be retired due to significant damage sustained during a fire. Please read the MUA report here

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ITF plays key role In banning of Chinese bulk carrier for deliberately underpaying its crew

A tip-off from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) regarding unpaid wages has led to the banning of the Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier MV Shandong Hai Wang for one year from Australian waters.

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Actor Danny Glover throws support behind Uluru Statement

American actor and activist Danny Glover is in Australia and has spoken out in support of the Uluru Statement from the Heart.

 

 

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MUA mourns the death of a docker and seafarer at Longview Port

Two maritime workers were killed last week in the US Port of Longview when a line tethering a ship snapped.

 

 

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MUA Warns of Potential Industrial Chaos in Darwin Port

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has warned of potential disruption to the Port of Darwin if the new private port operator Landbridge does not come to the table recognising the legitimate claims of its workforce.

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