Southern NSW Branch

The Southern New South Wales Branch covers over 600 members from Port Kembla to Eden working in towage, stevedoring, diving, ports services, maintenance and marine operations, as well as seafaring in the blue water, offshore oil and gas, hydrocarbon and dredging industries.

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Branch News


MUA SNSW Call for End of Strikes on Gaza

Last night Maritime Union of Australia Members joined hundreds of people in Wollongong in a candlelight vigil calling for peace in the Gaza-Israel conflict.


Ged Kearney Pops into Kembla

MUA members in Port Kembla were treated to a surprise visit from none other than Australian Council of Trade Unions President Ged Kearney on Wednesday. 


Kiama pair become boat people for a day

Armed with placards and passion, Kiama’s Harvey Norman and Katie McDermott plan to protest the federal government’s treatment of asylum seekers in Manus Island in Manly today. READ MORE

New link to EAS Database

The link has changed for the MUA Employment system for seafarers - You can login to the new database here READ MORE

Branch Contacts

Southern NSW Branch Contact

64 Darcy Road, Port Kembla, NSW 2505

(02) 4274 4166

Gary Keane

Branch Secretary

0419 724 433

Rob Paterson

Honorary Deputy Branch Secretary