Young members (under 35) now make up 21% of the union. Youth reps in each state coordinate state committees who get involved in the campaigns of the union.
The MUA national youth committee has a representative in each state.
For more information on the Youth Committee, you can also contact:
0458 010 695
In last November I had the privilege of attending an ITF youth docker's conference in Manila, Philippines. Let me start by saying what an outstanding experience it was! I went in cold, I was the only member of the MUA in attendance and therefore knew nobody but as that first day of the two day conference progressed, I met and began developing some immediate and great long lasting friendships. There were people in attendance from as far reaching places as Canada, USA, Germany, Morocco, Sri Lanka and of course our host nation, the Philippines.READ MORE
Victoria Branch seafarer and youth committee member Jimmy Harris reports from ITF Congress 2014 on World Youth Day.READ MORE