MUA members were out in droves over the weekend taking part in May Day marches held in all capital cities and most regional towns.
This year speeches were centred around the need to be prepared for a snap Federal Election and to start organising against the Abbott Government now.Read more
QUEENSLAND BRANCH NEWS 30 APRIL 2015
MAY DAY - SUNDAY 3rd MAY
BRANCH MEMBERS SUPPORT FOR BRITISH LOYALTY
NATIONAL STEVEDORING CODE OF PRACTICE
APPEAL TO FULL BENCH OF THE FAIR WORK COMMISSION IN MUA -V- QUBE PORTS PTY TLD re CLOSED PORT DAYS
MUA 2015 QUADRENNIAL ELECTION
Maritime Union of Australia officials, rank and file wharfies, seafarers, women, youth and veterans from around Australia were among workers from 58 countries to meet in Cuba for the May Day Celebrations, the 50th Anniversary of the Revolution and 70th anniversary of the organised trade union movement. Two hundred trade unions from around the globe were represented in addition to over 700 delegates from solidarity movements.
MUA National Secretary and ITF President Paddy Crumlin has marched in - and addressed - this year's May Day rally in Olso, Norway.Read more