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Format: 24/01/2019
Format: 24/01/2019
Earlier this month, I was elected the Queensland Branch Executive of the Australian Workers’ Union to the roles of AWUEQ and AWU Queensland Branch Secretary when Ben Swan announced he would be stepping down on 20th July. It is a great honour to be elected to these positions in this Union which has...
The Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) has announced that Steve Baker will become the new Queensland Branch Secretary after current Branch Secretary Ben Swan informed the Union of his intention to resign from the position later this month. On 3 rd July 2018, Ben Swan notified the Queensland Branch...
Dear AWU Member In light of Toowoomba Regional Council’s recent offer, AWU officials will be at the following Depots on Wednesday 11 th July 2018 for members to vote on whether to accept the Council’s latest offer or to take protected industrial action and the form it may take.  The meetings will...
The Australian Workers Union (AWU) says the union hopes the Dreamworld Inquest currently underway will expose the culture of secrecy and the findings will address the behaviours of Dreamworld Management and the Regulator. AWU Acting Branch Secretary Steve Baker said union members have been...
Asbestos and Dust Disease specialist lawyers Maurice Blackburn recently settled a claim for the estate of a union member who died as a result of asbestos related lung cancer. Tony* a 60 year old Council worker was diagnosed with asbestos related lung cancer in January 2017 after being exposed...