January 29, 2016
Defence Department technicians have walked off the job for the first time as they campaign for a new collective agreement.
January 29, 2016
The new year has brought fresh faces to the AMWU’s Victorian office as we welcome two multi-lingual young activists aiming to help our union speak all workers' languages.
January 22, 2016
The AMWU has vowed to do everything we can to maximize the chances that our members made redundant at Queensland Nickel near Townsville will be paid their entitlements in full.
January 18, 2016
AMWU members at high-tech manufacturer ResMed were smiling this week when the Fair Work Commission confirmed their right to union representation in brokering a collective agreement - which they are determined to gain.
January 15, 2016
Workers at Alcoa’s Wagerup aluminium refinery south of Perth believe the company put their lives at risk by sending them to work at the site when the area was still ablaze during WA’s fire crisis last week.
January 14, 2016
The AMWU has instigated an urgent appeal to assist the West Australian communities where some union members have lost homes and property in last week’s devastating bushfires south of Perth.
January 13, 2016
The AMWU is supporting union calls for the Turnbull Government to reveal exactly what they did to assist Alcoa’s dramatic raid which evicted the crew of the MV Portland from this ship this morning.
December 16, 2015
The end of car production should not mean an end to a growing auto industry if the Federal Government helps it become export-oriented and to embrace emerging vehicle technologies.
December 11, 2015
The AMWU has welcomed the fresh focus on innovation by both sides of politics but warned that neither goes far enough to help re-generate the majority of firms employing our members.
December 10, 2015
AMWU National Secretary Paul Bastian sums up 2015 and looks to the year ahead.
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