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Perth Now
Shorten has questions to answermanage the household budget are having their union funds deployed in a manner a
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
manage the household budget are having their union funds deployed in a manner about which they were never informed. “The Australian Workers Union rules require disclosure.” He said he, too, wrote to the ROC. He said AWU rules require proper and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shorten has questions to answermanage the household budget are having their union funds deployed in a manner a
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
manage the household budget are having their union funds deployed in a manner about which they were never informed. “The Australian Workers Union rules require disclosure.” He said he, too, wrote to the ROC. He said AWU rules require proper and... Read more
3d
Weekly Times
Handlers dispute on grainthe ongoing action, which began last Thursday and allows grain handlers to refu
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
the ongoing action, which began last Thursday and allows grain handlers to refuse to work overtime or stagger breaks. The Australian Workers Union launched the action in response to a proposed enterprise agreement that offered handlers a 2 per... Read more
3d
Weekly Times
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. But his deputy has dismissed the move as another sign of hysteria from the Turnbull... Read more
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3d
Perth Now
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has referred the issue to the Registered Organisations... Read more
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3d
Adelaide Now
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has referred the issue to the Registered Organisations... Read more
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Herald Sun
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has referred the issue to the Registered Organisations... Read more
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3d
The Courier Mail
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has referred the issue to the Registered Organisations... Read more
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3d
News.com.au
Minister refers Shorten over union pastwill be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activi
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
will be investigated over a donation of union funds he allegedly made to activist group GetUp! while in charge of the Australian Workers Union. Employment Minister Michaelia Cash has referred the issue to the Registered Organisations... Read more
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9d
Weekly Times
GrainCorp handlers take industrial actionGRAIN handlers at GrainCorp have commenced protected industrial action today.
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
GRAIN handlers at GrainCorp have commenced protected industrial action today. The Australian Workers’ Union said up to 80 permanent grain handlers at GrainCorp’s Victorian sites would refuse to work overtime or stagger breaks as they rejected a... Read more
9d
Canberra Times
Bluescope Steel wins appeal against decision to stop it using contract labourline at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a w
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
line at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a win for Bluescope in a wider dispute with the Australian Workers Union about the use of contract labour that will now be referred back to Commissioner John Ryan to... Read more
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10d
WA Today
Bluescope Steel wins appeal against decision to stop it using contract labourline at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a w
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
line at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a win for Bluescope in a wider dispute with the Australian Workers Union about the use of contract labour that will now be referred back to Commissioner John Ryan to... Read more
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10d
The Age
Bluescope Steel wins appeal against decision to stop it using contract labourline at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a w
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
line at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a win for Bluescope in a wider dispute with the Australian Workers Union about the use of contract labour that will now be referred back to Commissioner John Ryan to... Read more
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10d
Sydney Morning Herald
Bluescope Steel wins appeal against decision to stop it using contract labourline at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a w
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
line at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a win for Bluescope in a wider dispute with the Australian Workers Union about the use of contract labour that will now be referred back to Commissioner John Ryan to... Read more
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10d
Brisbane Times
Bluescope Steel wins appeal against decision to stop it using contract labourline at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a w
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
line at its Western Port steel mill in Hastings, Victoria. The decision is a win for Bluescope in a wider dispute with the Australian Workers Union about the use of contract labour that will now be referred back to Commissioner John Ryan to... Read more
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10d
The North West Star
Mining stories to be told at industry conferenceformer chief inspector of Mines for New Zealand and now Chief Inspector and Str
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
former chief inspector of Mines for New Zealand and now Chief Inspector and Strategic Advisor in NSW, Tony Forster; and Australian Workers’ Union Executive Officer, Mark Raguse. Also involved is Dr. Sean Brady, a forensic engineer who... Read more
11d
Adelaide Now
Councils need to take an united standbe a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. City of Marion managers are keeping
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
be a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. City of Marion managers are keeping this in mind while they negotiate with the Australian Workers’ Union over a new three-year wage agreement. Among the many union demands is the introduction of an... Read more
11d
Brisbane Times
Dirty toilets and messy streets, but Brisbane residents get free bus tripsRuth McCosker The existing EBA expired in October. The Services Union, Electr
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Ruth McCosker The existing EBA expired in October. The Services Union, Electrical Trade Union, Professionals Australia, Australian Workers Union, Rail Tram and Bus Union and Transport Workers Union confirmed with Fairfax Media they were involved... Read more
16d
Daily Telegraph
Robbo quits politics to work for food charityup a whole lot of things’’ Cr Bali said. “To represent the area is a huge hono
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
up a whole lot of things’’ Cr Bali said. “To represent the area is a huge honour.’’ Cr Bali resigned from his job at the Australian Workers’ Union on June 30 to focus on the mayorship of Blacktown. He said Mr Robertson was likely to serve until... Read more
16d
The North West Star
Mining stories to be told at industry conferenceformer chief inspector of Mines for New Zealand and now Chief Inspector and Str
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
former chief inspector of Mines for New Zealand and now Chief Inspector and Strategic Advisor in NSW, Tony Forster; and Australian Workers’ Union Executive Officer, Mark Raguse. Also involved is Dr. Sean Brady, a forensic engineer who... Read more
17d
Brisbane Times
Hundreds of council employees walk off the job to battle City Hallthe Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Profess
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Professionals Australia, the Plumbers' Union, the Australian Workers Union, the CFMEU, the Rail, Tram and Bus Union and the Transport Workers Union are all involved in the... Read more
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17d
The Age
Hundreds of council employees walk off the job to battle City Hallthe Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Profess
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Professionals Australia, the Plumbers' Union, the Australian Workers Union, the CFMEU, the Rail, Tram and Bus Union and the Transport Workers Union are all involved in the... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Hundreds of council employees walk off the job to battle City Hallthe Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Profess
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, the Electrical Trade Union, Professionals Australia, the Plumbers' Union, the Australian Workers Union, the CFMEU, the Rail, Tram and Bus Union and the Transport Workers Union are all involved in the... Read more
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17d
News.com.au
Vic GrainCorp workers to protest wageswanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages two years ago to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien says. "We were expecting a decent offer after Graincorp announced... Read more
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17d
Geelong Advertiser
Vic GrainCorp workers to protest wageswanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages two years ago to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien says. "We were expecting a decent offer after Graincorp announced... Read more
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17d
Adelaide Now
Vic GrainCorp workers to protest wageswanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages two years ago to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien says. "We were expecting a decent offer after Graincorp announced... Read more
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17d
Sky News Australia
GrainCorp workers threaten to strike over payoffer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 days ago
offer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien said on Wednesday. The staff voted to hold work stoppages, stagger... Read more
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17d
The Courier Mail
GrainCorp workers protest wages in Vicoffer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
offer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien said on Wednesday. The staff voted to hold work stoppages, stagger... Read more
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17d
Herald Sun
GrainCorp workers protest wages in Vicoffer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
offer. Workers wanted a better offer from the company after agreeing to below-inflation wages to support the employer, Australian Workers Union Victorian secretary Liam O'Brien said on Wednesday. The staff voted to hold work stoppages, stagger... Read more
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Canberra Times
NSW Labor backs new renewable energy corporation with Snowy Hydro fundsChange Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, F
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
Change Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and the Australian Workers Union. The federal Coalition government is considering whether to give Indian company Adani a $1 billion... Read more
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20d
Sydney Morning Herald
NSW Labor backs new renewable energy corporation with Snowy Hydro fundsChange Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, F
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Change Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and the Australian Workers Union. The federal Coalition government is considering whether to give Indian company Adani a $1 billion... Read more
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20d
The Age
NSW Labor backs new renewable energy corporation with Snowy Hydro fundsChange Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, F
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
Change Act. The motions passed following negotiations with the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and the Australian Workers Union. The federal Coalition government is considering whether to give Indian company Adani a $1 billion... Read more
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20d
Daily Liberal
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
The Border Mail
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Illawarra Mercury
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
The Courier
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
The Courier / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Northern Daily Leader
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
The Young Witness
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Western Advocate
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Kiama Independent
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Manning River Times
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Manning River Times / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
Goondiwindi Argus
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
The North West Star
Migrant farm workers take on wealthy familyit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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20d
WA Today
Migrant farm workers take on one of Australia's richest families, the Smorgonsit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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21d
Canberra Times
Migrant farm workers take on one of Australia's richest families, the Smorgonsit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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21d
Sydney Morning Herald
Migrant farm workers take on one of Australia's richest families, the Smorgonsit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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The Age
Migrant farm workers take on one of Australia's richest families, the Smorgonsit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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21d
Brisbane Times
Migrant farm workers take on one of Australia's richest families, the Smorgonsit has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the secto
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
it has run into repeated problems, as it is not the official union of the sector under archaic union coverage rules.The Australian Workers Union is meant to represent farm workers but has not had a meaningful presence for many decades. NUW... Read more
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22d
The Courier Mail
Truck rollover adds to bus strike headache2.5 per cent pay rise every year for three years to all council employees but t
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
2.5 per cent pay rise every year for three years to all council employees but the caucus of unions, which includes the Australian Workers Union, wants a 3.5 per cent pay rise based on future economic forecasts. Deputy Mayor Adrian Schrinner... Read more
23d
Canberra Times
Labor set for conference showdown as unions push for gas reservation policyLabor is heading for a showdown over energy policy at its NSW conference this w
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
Labor is heading for a showdown over energy policy at its NSW conference this weekend, with the Australian Workers Union aiming to push the party into adopting a controversial gas reservation policy. The AWI is pushing for Labor to adopt a gas... Read more
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