The AWU recently held its National Conference – an important opportunity for AWU delegates and officials to gather and discuss the big issues affecting our members and union. This year’s Conference – Bigger Bolder Better – certainly tackled some of the key issues confronting our members and the industries we represent along with how our union can ensure we are adaptable and responsive to these issues. As members would know, in 2014 the AWU launched Reserve our Gas , a...
Join your fellow AWU members at the 2017 Labour Day Marches across Queensland. This year's theme is "AWU Strong - Union Proud" and there will be t-shirts and caps for all members who march. CLICK HERE to find your nearest Labour Day march location and start times.
The AEC has provided the Union with a report regarding the outcome of the recent AWU elections. */ A copy of the relevant AEC report is available upon request to the National Office or relevant Branch.
Blue Care/Wesley Mission have finally listened to the AWU’s persistent calls to come back to the bargaining table! The Care and Support negotiations will commence on 1 December 2016, and the Nursing negotiations may commence on that same day or in the week of 5 December 2016. It is time for members to stand up, be counted and demand a better deal from Blue Care/Wesley Mission. The only way we will get a better deal is by commencing the process for protected action and...
As an AWU member, you should feel confident that your interests are being represented. The recent event at CYDC has highlighted some critical issues that your union wants addressed. We have been at the forefront of advocating for our members – AWU delegates met with the Attorney-General, Hon Yvette D'Ath MP and senior Department staff the day after the riot and we have been meeting continuously with Department and Centre Management since then. Here are the key issues we...
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