Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union



Manufacturing Matters - October/November 2016

All the latest WA AMWU news in the October/November '16 issue of Manufacturing Matters. Click below to download.


  • Call for action on FIFO suicides - Unions and FIFO families continue fight for shorter rosters, better communication and camp freedom
  • 500 Alcoa members stop work for job security
  • RAC Patrols fix up solid new agreement
  • Why Griffin Coal needs Collie by Mick Murray MLA
  • ALS member unity wins against hardline employer lockout tactics
  • Sunday Times amalgamation with West sees workers and media diversity the big losers
  • Welding challenge highlights new trade skills app
  • And more! Click here to download (2.1MB).

If you want printed copies for your workplace, just email WA Media Officer Tom Palmer at or call 9223 0800.


Oct 12, 2016

Jeyda puts a female fit on Qantas Runway

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Oct 11, 2016

Viva Energy Refinery Supreme Court Orders

NOTICE: ORDER MADE BY THE SUPREME COURT OF VICTORIA Today, 11 October 2016, the Supreme...

Oct 07, 2016

MEDIA RELEASE: Tough day for workers as the last Ford rolls off the Broadmeadows assembly line

Later today, Friday 7 October, the final Ford vehicle will roll off the line at...

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