The MUA’s final legal hurdle to its historic merger with the CFMEU and TCFUA has been cleared with the Fair Work Commission knocking back an appeal by rogue employer groups the Australian Mines and Metal Association and Master Builders Australia.Read more
MUA Branches from across the country and the CFMEU Victorian-Tasmanian Branch have donated $20,000 to striking Exxon/UGL workers who have been on a picket line for 350 days.Read more
The MUA Sydney Branch today held a rally with over 1,000 workers to demand the right to strike as part of the wider Change The Rules campaign.
As members of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and The Maritime Union of Australia and the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia have approved the amalgamation of these organisations, Deputy President Gostencnik has fixed 27 March 2018 as the day on which the amalgamation is to take effect.
Mining and building industry groups have lodged an appeal against the creation of a super union.Read more
This is a great day for our union, the TCFUA, CFMEU and the entire trade union movement in Australia and internationally.Read more
The MUA Sydney Branch rallied outside the live recording of the ABC’s QandA program on December 11, targeting special guest Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.Read more
Workers and their families rallied today at the Darwin Local Court in support of the family of a seafarer who was killed at Hudson Creek in January of this year.Read more
Minutes of the April 2017 Special Meeting of National Council, including resolutions concerning the proposed amalgamation with the CFMEU and the TCFUA, and a Statement of National Council regarding litigation on behalf of Mr Richard Lunt and Mr Torren McMaster.Read more