ASU latest news
- International Women’s Day Workshop – “Signs of Equality”January 29, 2020
- Midsumma Pride MarchJanuary 24, 2020
- Bushfire smoke guidance for workersJanuary 20, 2020
- Work Health and Safety – Bushfires Air QualityJanuary 14, 2020
- ASU Support During the Bushfire CrisisJanuary 7, 2020
2 days ago
Next sunday join the ASU and thousands of our closest friends at the annual Midsumma Pride March in St Kilda!
This year Pride celebrates its 25th anniversary. As always, there will be a strong union contingent showing their pride, including the ASU!
Sunday 2 February @ 11am
Ian Johnson Oval, cnr Lakeside Drive and Fitzroy Street, St Kilda (look for ASU flags and marchers wearing union gear)
Pride March maps and public transport information
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CITY OF HOBART REFUSES TO CONTINUE BARGAINING
Following two strong no votes, the City of Hobart General Manager has taken his bat and ball and gone home.
He is refusing to bargain unless members back down on their claims first.
Nick Heath claims a 40% vote in favour of the agreement is enough to stop bargaining. What he has failed to realise is that 50% more employees voted no to his pathetic offer than those who voted yes.
We're asking for job security in Tasmania's largest Council. We're seeking to maintain additional superannuation contributions. And we're seeking a fair pay rise in line with community expectations.
We WILL get them back to the table.
DID YOU KNOW:
The Directors and the General Manager at this Council received combined salary increases in the rage of 16 - 19% last financial year but are only offering 2.5% to their employees; despite budgeting for 3% increases for the next 20 years. Rates in this municipality also increased by 3.25% for rate payers, many of whom are also employees. ... See MoreSee Less
The Mercury Newspaper
Shame on Hobart council why are all councils dropping off important communities services ? What happen nothing that’s why I be facing loosing my job soon and unfortunately unions done nothing
Disgraceful. Stay strong, ASU members 👊
Shame Hobart Council Shame this resident is not happy
Thank goodness the union is strong
Despicable. Solidarity to the workers at the forefront of trying to maintain a livable workplace stand tall comrades!
Keep strong.. in unity
Across the north east of Victoria and in East Gippsland, ASU members are working to restore communities. This includes members who are out around Omeo working hard to prevent trees collapsing, removing damaged trees and making areas safe. This is important work that is part of re-opening roads to isolated communities. ... See MoreSee Less