Northern Territory Branch

Known as the Gateway to the North, the port is the nation's hub for trade in the region and is rapidly expanding, with the AU$200 million port facilities at East Arm linking with the Adelaide to Darwin railway and, by sea lane to Asia.

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Branch News


MUA Celebrates Big Win for Waterside Workers’ Rights

The Maritime Union of Australia today applauded a Fair Work Commission ruling, backing the MUA’s right to represent waterside workers at Darwin Harbour.


Remote Communities Held to Ransom by Big Business

Some of Australia’s most vulnerable communities face paying more for essential coastal shipping services by a big business deal already knocked back by the competition watchdog.


Strength in Diversity, Strong in Unity: 2015 NT Branch Conference

It was a full house with more than 110 officials, delegates, traditional owners and international guests from Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and New Zealand, in attendance at the MUA NT 2015 conference last week.


Darwin Maritime Workers Say Griggs Doing Nothing for Jobs

Maritime workers and their supporters will rally at 3pm today outside the Casuarina office of Federal Member for Solomon, Natasha Griggs.
Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) Northern Territory Branch Secretary Thomas Mayor said he has written to Ms Griggs several times seeking to discuss Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s proposed changes to laws covering Australia‘s maritime sector.


Branch Contacts

Thomas Mayor

Branch Secretary

0437 650 221

Andrew Burford

Deputy Branch Secretary (Honorary)

0409 714 150

Northern Territory Reception

Stokes Hill Wharf, Darwin NT 0800

Open: Monday - Thursday

(08) 89812135