Strike set to put Parliament in the toilet

Story Published: 17 Aug 2015

POLITICIANS could be confronted with some dirty toilets later this week, after the Parliament House cleaners went on strike...

Cleaners, Parliament, Parliament House, Strike

Budget job cut fears prompt strikes

Story Published: 12 May 2015

PUBLIC servants will strike around the country today, protesting another expected round of job cuts in the Abbott...

Federalbudget2015-16, Jobs, Public Servants, Strike

Big tobacco money linked to NSW prison smoking ban

Story Published: 13 Aug 2015

A FORMER big-wig in a pro-alcohol and tobacco lobby group has become the NSW Corrections Minister and as a result is...

Ban, Cigarettes, Jail, Law, Nicotine, Nsw, Police, Prison, Riot, Smoking, Strike, Tobacco

Queensland leads on work days lost to strikes

Story Published: 4 Sep 2015

QUEENSLAND led the way in strikes in the past three months in Australia, accounting for 41% of all days off for industrial...

Editors Picks, Industrial Dispute, Queensland, Strike, Unions

Port workers back on job after strikes

Story Published: 14 Aug 2015

PORT workers have returned to work in Brisbane and Sydney following a court ruling against Hutchison Port’s decision to...

Brisbane, Hutchison Port, Strike, Sydney, Union

Workers strike at Grand Central redevelopment

Story Published: 1 Sep 2015

WORKERS have taken strike action on the redevelopment of Grand Central shopping centre in Toowoomba.

Grand Central Shopping Centre, Industrial Action, Qic, Strike, Toowoomba, Union

Fears for future of Bingera Mill

Story Published: 21 Jun 2012

BUNDABERG Sugar claims the future of Bingera Mill could be in doubt if strike action by mill workers goes ahead during the...

Bingera Mill, Bundaberg Sugar, Business, Crush, Jobs, Strike, Union

600 Coles workers go on strike

Story Published: 10 Jul 2012

AROUND 600 workers at one of Coles' national distribution centres have walked off the job indefinitely.

Coles, Industrial Action, Strike, Toll Holdings

Seven-day strikes at BMA coal mines

Story Published: 18 May 2012

ROLLING seven-day strikes at seven Central Queensland coal mines could start late next week, mine union leader Steve Smyth...

Bma, Central Queensland, Coal Mine, Construction, Forestry, Mining And Electrician Union, Strike

150 Bechtel staff set to strike at Curtis Island

Story Published: 19 Jul 2014

UP TO 150 workers will cause pay pain for 11,000 of their colleagues and will put Bechtel’s $80 million Curtis Island LNG...

Bechtel, Conditions, Curtis Island Lng, Strike, Wages

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