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Today's news - Queensland

education members stand up for their rights 2019-03-20 [United Voice]

Change the Rules election campaign kicks off in Leichhardt 2019-03-20 [ACTU]

Gladstone: Maritime Workers to Hold Rally Outside Parliamentary Inquiry 2019-03-18 [MUA]

Chances of success increase at casino 2019-03-16 [United Voice]

Uber and taxi cop will not have any 'real power': Taxi Council 2019-03-13 [The Times]

AWU takes aim at Growcom over horticulture enterprise agreements 2019-03-11 [The Register]

Ben Fordham clashes with union boss over ferry strike 2019-03-06 [2GB]


Government listens to United Voice members 2019-03-03 [United Voice]

Unions back recommendation to jail dodgy employers for wage theft 2019-03-03 [Queensland Unions]

Meet Neil Rogers – Change the Rules Activist 2019-03-03 [Queensland Unions]

Queensland Uni breaks its promise on Ramsay 2019-03-03 [NTEU]

Brisbane Ferry workers win a fair EBA! 2019-03-03 [MUA]

CityCats to strike again on Friday morning as dispute worsens 2019-02-06 [The Times]

Aurizon's Queensland coal business in for more industrial action next week 2019-02-01 [S&P]

Casino workers win big as new EBA takes effect 2019-01-30 [United Voice]

Workers extend strike on coal rail route 2019-01-30 [Montel]

MUA submission to Queensland Intrastate Shipping Inquiry 2019-01-29 [MUA]

Labor to create 200 Department of Human Services jobs in Townsville if elected 2019-01-25 [CPSU]

Bill Shorten promises $7.2 million to boost Centrelink and Medicare call centre staff in Cairns 2019-01-25 [CPSU]

NTEU calls on Qld Uni to make public Ramsay draft MOU 2019-01-24 [NTEU]

$33million boost for Logan Hospital 2019-01-23 [United Voice]

Funding win for new education agreements 2019-01-18 [United Voice]

ATO members in South Queensland 2019-01-18 [CPSU]

Sydney and Brisbane wharfies to take industrial action over push to slash working conditions 2019-01-16 [MUA]

Sweet win for sugar workers 2019-01-14 [The Australian]

McDonald's faces 'historic' protests over work conditions 2019-01-12 [The Financial Review]

Staff far from McHappy about breaks 2019-01-11 [The Courier-Mail]

Young McDonald's workers ‘terrified’ to ask for toilet breaks 2019-01-11 [The Times]

McDonald’s workers told they can’t take toilet or water breaks outside of designated 10-minute periods 2019-01-10 [News.com]

More than one in five Queensland public servants not in permanent jobs 2019-01-09 [brisbanetimes]

Train crew at Australian rail company Aurizon call third 24-hour strike 2018-12-21 [Platt's]

Bris ferry drivers strike over conditions 2018-12-20 [News.com]

Aged Care workers win leave back-pay 2018-12-18 [United Voice]

Brisbane ferry drivers to strike again 2018-12-18 [The Times]

QGAir negotiations landing smoothly 2018-12-16 [United Voice]

Rail workers postpone coal haulage strikes as cyclone looms 2018-12-14 [Reuters]

Aurizon coal trains across Queensland set to grind to a halt this weekend 2018-12-14 [RTBU]

Morrison government caught short on “permanent casual” case 2018-12-14 [QCU]

CFMEU Christmas toy drive falls victim to ABCC rules at Watpac 2018-12-12 [The Financial Review]

Brisbane ferry strike hits commuters 2018-12-06 [9 News]

Brisbane ferry strike to halt city commute 2018-12-06 [News.com]

Ferry disruptions expected as CityCat drivers strike on Thursday morning 2018-12-05 [The Times]

Brisbane Ferry Drivers Go On Strike 2018-12-04 [97.3]

Calls for truck-crash fatalities to be deemed workplace deaths 2018-11-27 [ATN]

Twenty thousand Brisbane workers rally to Change the Rules 2018-11-20 [QCU]

Wage theft is costing the Queensland economy $2.5 billion every year 2018-11-17 [Brisbane Times]

Transport Workers Union demands answers in the wake of fatality 2018-11-16 [Brisbane Times]

Up to 900 jobs at risk at Gold Coast Jewel development site amid 'unprecedented' problems, union warns 2018-10-04 [ABC]

Hundreds of workers walk off the job at billion-dollar Gold Coast Jewel resort development 2018-10-03 [ABC]

This month in labour history

6-03-1912 The Brisbane general strike officially ends after employers agree strikers will not face victimisation [more]

21-03-1857 Trade unionist and suffragist Alice Henry is born in Melbourne. [more]