Apr 15

Yeomans clocks up 500 games for UNSW Rugby Club

Randwick Depot’s own Robert Yeomans,  chalked up his 500th game recently for UNSW. Read More »

Apr 15

Members to save on insurance with new deal

The RTBU Tram and Bus Division are always looking at ways to add value to your membership. With this in mind, we have negotiated a deal with WageCover and Real Insurance to provide discounts on you general insurance*. Read More »

Apr 12

Paid information session for Newcastle staff

Following pressure from the union, the state government has agreed to a paid information session for all transport workers in Newcastle to explain their plans for establishing Transport for Newcastle and privatising the network. Read More »

Apr 11

May Day parade and family fun day

One of the labour movements biggest days of the year is only three weeks away! May Day remembers the battles that our movement has already fought, and the mateship, camaraderie and the determination to build the freedom and rights we enjoy today. Read More »

Apr 8

International Day of Mourning

Workers Memorial Day, or the International Day of Mourning, is coming up on April 28th. The day is a time to remember those workers who have been killed at or because of their work, and to celebrate the fight for greater safety to protect workers everywhere. Read More »

Apr 7

Former fan turns on Newcastle Light Rail

Former Newcastle Mayor, Jeff McCloy has reversed his view on light rail for Newcastle, despite previously fighting for its construction. Read More »

Mar 30

David Woollams elected Divisional President

The Bus and Tram Division has a new President following the retirement of Gary Way at the end of last year. David Woollams was elected unopposed for the position, an acknowledgement of the hard work and dedication that he has put in over many years. Read More »

Mar 29

Election Notice – Assistant National Secretary (Bus and Tram Division)

The Australian Electoral Commission will be conducting elections for the position of Assistant National Secretary (Bus and Tram Division). Read More »

Mar 24

Valerie Jones of Newcastle supports drivers

A letter to the editor in the Newcastle Herald today called out the NSW Liberal Government for doubting claims made by bus operators about failing Opal machines. Read More »

Mar 22

Sydney’s most dangerous bus routes revealed

A survey of drivers has revealed the city’s most violent bus routes, with some unexpected results. Read More »