News for Tasmania


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Nominations Open: 2020 Tasmanian ASU Delegate/Member Awards

Nominations for the 2020 ASU Member and Delegate Awards are now open. This is your chance to recognise the work of your fellow ASU members. We encourage you to nominate your fellow ASU members and delegates for one of the awards on offer at this year’s ASU Tasmanian...
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Federal Court sides with unions in Qantas JobKeeper case

On 24 September 2020, the Federal Court ruled that Qantas misinterpreted S 789GDA of the Fair Work Act when calculating JobKeeper payments. This is a landmark win for ASU members at Qantas. The ASU, along with the Flight Attendants Association of Australia and the...
Central Highlands Enterprise Bargaining for YOUR pay and conditions

A fresh start at Glamorgan Spring Bay Council?

The issues at Glamorgan Spring Bay Council on Tasmania’s East Coast are well known to most in the Local Government sector. And known all too well to all who live, work, or play within the municipality. Following the resignation of the previous Mayor, Debbie Wisby,...
Central Highlands Enterprise Bargaining for YOUR pay and conditions

City of Launceston EA – ASU Log of Claims meetings

As per the ASU/City of Launceston MOU, it is proposed that bargaining for your new Enterprise Agreement will commence within the next few months. In preparation for bargaining, ASU Organiser Kath Milbourne will be holding meetings across Council. We understand that...
Hobart City Council Enterprise Agreement Update Meetings

Hobart City Council Enterprise Agreement Update Meetings

The ASU and AWU will be holding meetings to update you on the next step in bargaining for your Enterprise Agreement and importantly your job security.  Please note the change of some venues due to social distancing rules: DATE: Thursday 1 October TIME: 7.15am VENUE:...