The Australian Workers’ Union has paid tribute to a former member and one of the great shapers of modern Australia, Gough Whitlam. Mr Whitlam passed away today at the age of 98.
Reserve Our Gas urges lawmakers to follow every other nation’s example instead
The Reserve Our Gas coalition, initiated by the AWU and supported by a range of partners including Alcoa and Australian paper, is campaigning against the projected explosion in Australian gas prices due to the ramping up of LNG exports. Australian gas prices are projected to triple over coming years as a result.
The Australians Workers’ Union has condemned the Napthine Government’s plan to use foreign workers on 457 visas on the $6.8 billion East-West Link project, but has warned the decision is part of a broader Coalition agenda.
Global day of action at Rio Tinto