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Local Government Delegates Awarded

Local Government Delegates Awarded

At our recent Delegates conference, we recognised some extraordinary delegates. You can read a little about the work that led to them being awarded below. The HEALTH & SAFETY CHAMPION AWARD is given to a delegate that has ensured that ASU members were represented...
Join the ASU team for the 2020 Walk Against Family Violence

Join the ASU team for the 2020 Walk Against Family Violence

Every year the ASU gathers to mark 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence including the Walk Against Family Violence.  Due to COVID restrictions this years march has been coordinated through a Facebook page, where we have registered an ASU team. By taking...
Gender Transition Clause Workshop

Gender Transition Clause Workshop

Did you know that your union is working to make workplaces safer for transgender workers? The ASU has developed a model gender transition clause for members and delegates to use during bargaining, and we’re giving all members an opportunity to learn about it. Sign up...
Get the help and support you need with Best Doctors.

Get the help and support you need with Best Doctors.

A lot of questions race through your mind when you’re dealing with a physical or mental health condition. But knowing exactly what you’re dealing with – and getting advice from leading specialists – can give you and your treating doctor a clear way forward. Best...
You can’t heal the economy by hurting workers

You can’t heal the economy by hurting workers

Now the Budget is over, employers are lobbying MPs and demanding Scott Morrison brings in laws to cut wages and basic workplace rights for millions of workers. If they get their way, they might be able to convince the Morrison Government to use the pandemic to take...
The potential traps of Buy Now Pay Later

The potential traps of Buy Now Pay Later

Buy today, pay tomorrow. It sounds attractive, and it can be very convenient. But new research sheds light on the potential traps. ‘Buy now, pay later’ (BNPL) is the deferred payment option that lets you take purchases home today and pay them off over a series of...