QANTAS - We are off to Federal Court

Posted by Megan Denny on July 27, 2020

Early on the morning of 23 July 2020, your union filed an application in the Federal Court seeking declarations, back pay and penalties against Qantas for breach of the JobKeeper Minimum Payment Guarantee (s.789GDA of the Fair Work Act). We are working with the TWU and FAAA, who are also involved in the case.

Make your voice heard in the Queensland Public Service.

Posted by Alex Scott on July 24, 2020

Last week, the Palaszczuk government tabled proposed changes to the Public Service Act. These long-awaited changes have come from the Bridgman Review of Public Sector Administration. It’s great to see movement on these important issues for our sector. 

Schools: Your two days of extra leave, and training next week

Posted by Kate Flanders on July 22, 2020

Great news! Together members in schools have also had the Minister offer you two extra paid days in Term 4, without debit to your leave.

Update for DCDSS

Posted by Dee Spink on July 21, 2020

Please see below for a number of updates across the Department.

We'd like to invite you to a 'Unions @ Work' stall that will be set up in the staff dining room on Level 3 at SCUH on Wednesday 29 July from 9:00am to 2:00pm.

Griffith - Together ASU Union meeting - Wed 22 July

Posted by Kate Flanders on July 20, 2020

Please join us for an important union meeting this Wednesday 22nd of July at 12pm.

New law changes that affect Corrections

Posted by Together Corrections team on July 20, 2020

Last week two important pieces of legislation were dealt with in Queensland Parliament. The first was the tabling of a Bill proposing significant amendments to the Public Service Act 2008, with important provisions about disciplinary processes, employment security, and other conditions. We'll be providing some more information about that soon as part of information to all members.

Health: Your $1250 pro-rata payment

Posted by Alex Scott on July 20, 2020

Thanks to the work of Together members and delegates, we understand that you will all receive your one-off $1250 pro-rata payment as promised either this week or next week. Well done Together members! YOU made this happen.

Qantas Airports EOIs on the way

Posted by Billy Colless on July 20, 2020

ASU delegates and officials met with Qantas Airports management on July 16, 2020 to finalise the consultation about how the initial stage of the Expression of Interest (EOI) process will operate in airport customer service following the announcement of the Qantas 'Next 100' recovery plan by Alan Joyce on June 26.

TMR update - 17 July

Posted by Remi Armstrong on July 17, 2020

We hope you are all travelling well!

We know you are very busy however given the matters happening across TMR we wanted to provide specific TMR updates for all members. If at any time you have any questions or concerns please email or call 1800 177 244.

Please find updates on each of these topics below:

1800 177 244