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We are here to help.

As a member of the AWU, you have access to a range of valuable services to ensure that you have the best working life.

  • Industrial Help

    If you find yourself in trouble at work, we can provide you with industrial support.

  • Safer Workplaces

    Union workplaces are safer.

  • Better Wages & Conditions

    Through bargaining, Union members win better wages and conditions.

  • Legal Advice

    You will gain access to a world-class team of industrial officers.

  • During 2020

  • 14,263,271

    Dollars won in WorkCover for Qld Members

  • 305

    Qld Members helped with Work Cover

  • 194

    New Agreements negotiated

  • 275

    AWU Delegates Trained

Union News

  • November 23, 2022

    AWU leads push for paid menstrual, menopausal leave

    The Australian Workers’ Union is leading the charge in a campaign for paid menstrual and menopause leave, with current leave entitlements falling way short of many women’s health experiences.

  • November 18, 2022

    Maurice Blackburn Settlement Story 

    Jayden* was employed as a sheet metal worker for a duct installation company when he sustained a serious hand injury while installing an upright duct into the roof of a new shopping centre development. He and his colleagues ordinarily undertook work of this nature in pairs, due to the weight of the metal ducts and the difficulty of the upright installation. On this particular worksite, however, Jayden’s boss directed them to work individually in order to meet a deadline. 

  • September 20, 2022

    AWU WIN | Changes to Pandemic Leave for Queensland Health Employees

    Over the past year, our members have been raising the issue of the operation of the 20-day pandemic leave provisions with the AWU.


    Every single day, thousands of AWU members go to work in the resources industry in Queensland. The wealth created by these workers has supported Australia’s economic growth for over a century.

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