Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union



Our Union's Leadership

National and Branch Officials are elected directly by members every 4 years. Our leaders work everyday in partnership with our members to advance the interests of all union members.


You can contact National Officials by calling: 1300 732 698 (Australia-wide)

You can also stay in touch via email:

Member Inquiries: 

Media Inquiries: or visit this page for a full list of contacts. 


Our National Officials:

National Secretary – Paul Bastian 

National President – Andrew Dettmer

National Assistant Secretary – Mike Nicolaides

National Assistant Secretary – Glenn Thompson

National Print Division Secretary – Lorraine Cassin

National Vehicle Division Secretary – Dave Smith

National Food Division Secretary – Tom Hale 


If you need to contact your State Branch Officials, find your branch.


All National Officials can be contacted by email:

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