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Mar 22

RTBU celebrates office renovation with member BBQ

RTBU members at Hamilton and Belmont are invited to an open day lunchtime BBQ being held to celebrate the opening of the newly renovated RTBU Office at 22 Gordon Avenue Hamilton on Monday 31 March 2014. Read More »

Feb 27

Bus Express TV – February 27

Check out the first edition of Bus Express TV for 2014. This week Chris Preston and Gary Way give us an update on the IRC hearing into broken and casual shifts, roster changes and the Inner West tram line. They also look forward to hear directly from members as the depot BBQs fire up again. Read More »

Nov 13

Tastes of Tempe: the BBQ road show continues

Union Officials supplied the ingredients and offered to help, but the Tempe master chefs were running the show. Union members from far and wide descended on the Tempe Depot meal room for an amazing feast. They called it a Bar-b-que, but it was more like an international buffet with flavours from all around the globe. […] Read More »

Dec 6

Belmont BBQ Bacon Brekkie

The BBQ and the bacon were out at the latest Bus and Tram Division BBQ held at Belmont depot. This will be the final BBQ for what has been a fantastic year for David, Chris and Gary. The guys have really enjoyed meeting members at all of the depots they have visited and would like […] Read More »

Nov 22

BBQ tour: Next stop Waverley

Waverley drivers were the next to taste the tucker from the now well known RTBU BBQ. Members said it was the first time the union had held a BBQ at the depot and were pleased to have the chance talk about their concerns. The main thing on their mind was refusing any variations to the […] Read More »

Nov 8

Light Rail BBQ braves the elements

On a cold October day, in the pouring rain, Light Rail union members were the next stop on the RTBU BBQ tour.  Gary Way and David Woollams put on quite a spectacle braving the elements, taking it in turns to hold an umbrella over the BBQ chef. In the end everyone enjoyed a hot meal […] Read More »

Nov 5

RTBU BBQ tour goes Novocastrian

The RTBU took the BBQ tour to Hamilton last week, where Chris, Gary and David took over the BBQ, cooking up a storm in the depot and having a chat with local members about the problems they are facing behind and away from the wheel. It was great to hear about a the implementation of a protocol to […] Read More »

Aug 31

Masterchefs step up again in BBQ tour of duty

A touch of Masterchef was yet again on show at the latest RTBU BBQ at Tempe depot – but it wasn’t the officials bringing the culinary skills it was the delegates and members! Everyone at the depot got together to put on a feast of epic proportions with everything from Brazilian BBQ meat to gourmet salads. Congratulations […] Read More »

Jul 18

The BBQ tour continues….

The BBQ tour of duty continues with a great get together at Ryde depot last week.  The RTBU has now acquired a new BBQ trailer which “Masterchefs” Claassens, Way, Preston and Woollams have given the tick of approval. It made its debut at the Ryde BBQ and will now continue on the tour to other […] Read More »

May 29

Officials bring the sizzle to depots

Divisional Secretary Chris Preston and Divisional President Gary Way are currently on a tour of BBQ duty to introduce new Assistant Secretary David Wollams to members and give drivers the opportunity to meet with them face to face. The boys hit Kingsgrove on Monday, cooking up a storm and answering questions from drivers. Dave said it was […] Read More »