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Win for ASU Members at Moonee Valley City Council!

In what was a triumph of common sense over impulsive and ill-conceived decision making, ASU ... read more

City of Port Phillip Delegate Nomination

ASU Delegates are the essential link between the ASU and the membership within each workplace. ... read more

Devonport City Council – You’re invited to an ASU BBQ

The weather is warming up and the days are getting longer – what a great opportunity to have a ... read more

Burnie City Council – You’re invited to an ASU BBQ

The weather is warming up and the days are getting longer – what a great opportunity to have a ... read more

Aged Care Metropolitan Delegates Network Meeting

The Australian Services Union invites all Aged Care Metropolitan Delegates to our next network ... read more

Manningham City Council – ASU Member Update

Behind the Scenes of the New Christmas Closure Policy Manningham recently flagged with the ... read more

Kingborough Council Meeting Notice

Following the outcome of the recent Council Elections with your new Mayor, Deputy Mayor and ... read more

Vote no to show the Aurora Energy what you think of their tactics

The ASU strongly urges you to VOTE NO when the ballot opens on Friday 16 November 2018! The ... read more

Circular Head EA Negotiations

Negotiations for the Circular Head Council Enterprise Agreement have now concluded and we have ... read more

Asbestos found at Tasmanian Council

Multiple employees at a Tasmanian Council were exposed to asbestos fibres during the course of ... read more

We say “union”, you say “power”!

The ASU were front and centre as Tasmanian workers stood up and fought back at Change the Rules read more

Other Agreements go to ballot

With the looming deadline of caretaker mode approaching, there has been a mad scramble to get ... read more

ASU Members in big win at Lend Lease Coliban

After 16 months of negotiations and many weeks of industrial action, ASU members at Lend Lease ... read more

Youth Support and Advocacy Service (YSAS) Employee Relations Liaison Forum (ERLF) Kick Off

The ASU together with the ANMF were invited to participate in the inaugural meeting of the YSAS read more

Housing for the Aged Action Group

Housing for the Aged Action Group is the only Australian organisation specialising in the ... read more

Foundation House – EBA negotiations

ASU delegates Bede and Tess along with organisers Lorraine and Karrie attended an EBA meeting ... read more

Ballarat delegate’s step up

Former Ballarat Community Health delegate Michaela Settle is now a candidate in the forthcoming read more

Safe Steps Leadership Removed Following DHHS Review

Safe Steps family violence response centre is the State-wide family violence crisis service and read more

Community Health Centre Multi Business Agreement

Following a couple of years of bargaining and waiting for the Fair Work commission (FWC) to ... read more

ASU takes fight Canberra to save mental health services

ASU community mental health delegates Tanya and Nick went with ASU Branch Coordinator Leon ... read more

Moonee Valley City Council Meeting notice

The ASU will be holding a meeting to discuss the proposed relocation, review the process to ... read more

Five signs you could be saving more

Is it time to show your savings some love? Check out industry super fund-owned bank ME’s five ... read more

Yarra City Council Meeting for ASU members using Council vehicles

Members have raised concerns about issues associated with using Council provided vehicles. If ... read more

It’s a busy time at Parks Vic!

It’s a busy time at Parks Victoria, and your Union is involved in a number of issues. Organiser read more

Brimbank City Council Home Care Workers Meeting

The Australian Service Union invites Home and Community Care Staff at Brimbank City Council to ... read more

ASU members lead the way to Change the Rules at huge rally

More than 170,000 Victorians jammed Melbourne’s CBD to demand workers get their fair share ... read more

City of Greater Geelong

The ASU is concerned that City of Greater Geelong has skirted proper processes to place an ... read more

Health and Safety Representative Conference a huge success

The fourth Health and Safety Representative conference was held in late October. This was the ... read more

Meet ASU Delegate Pat Dunne

Pat is ASU Delegate and Coordinator of Investigations Unit at Bayside City Council. Pat has ... read more

Meet ASU Delegate June Cozens

June is a Senior Library Services and Programs Officer at Brimbank City Council where she has ... read more

Aged care campaign gathers strength

The ASU has stepped up its campaign to stop Councils outsourcing aged care services. Wherever ... read more

Delegates conference

The annual ASU Conference was held on 10th and 11th of October, to meet, learn and plan for the read more

Moreland City Council Library Matter!

Last week ASU delegates Ellen and Maria organised several meetings with Library staff and ASU ... read more

Whittlesea City Council ASU Members EA Newsletter

Your ASU Delegate Team met on 1 November for an EA planning day as the current EA expires 1 ... read more

Attention: North East ASU Members and Delegates

The ASU will be supporting the following ACTION and request members and Delegates to attend. ... read more

What’s going on at Moreland Council?

Moreland Delegate Meetings ASU organiser Lorraine Di Pietrantonio is currently in discussions ... read more

Aurora Energy – Update meetings on your Enterprise Agreement

Following the Vote on your Enterprise Agreement being postponed by management, the ASU will be ... read more

Carers Victoria ASU Members EA Update November 2018

Please note there will be EA update meetings at Carers Vic listed next week. All members and ... read more

Broad Spectrum Members’ Meeting

The ASU invites all members at Broad Spectrum Mornington to a members meeting. Please come ... read more

Melton City Council Home Care Workers Meeting

The Australian Service Union invites Home and Community Care Staff at Melton Council to an ... read more

Melton terms and conditions in 2019 – Agreement Negotiations due to start

The EBA negotiations are fast approaching as the agreement expires in June 2019.  This lead up ... read more

Barwon Child Youth & Family Update: Delegate Nomination

ASU Delegates are the essential link between the ASU office and membership within the workplace read more

Aurora Energy Enterprise Agreement – VOTE NO!

SLIP SLOP RECHARGE YOUR PAY! We urge all members to VOTE NO as you deserve a better pay ... read more

Fund the Gap – We want to hear what you think

Following on from the last newsletter, ASU members have a vital role to play in any up-coming ... read more

Aurora Energy delay of EBA Vote by two weeks is unacceptable!

As you would now know, the Business has DELAYED the EBA vote which was scheduled for Friday 2 ... read more

Yarra Plenty Regional Library Relocation

On Thursday 23 August 2018 the ASU received notification that the Yarra Plenty Regional Library read more

Barwon Youth and Family Bargaining Commences for a New Enterprise Agreement

On Monday, 29 October your ASU bargaining representatives met with Barwon Child, Youth and ... read more

Yarra Plenty Regional Libraries Change Impact Statement

The ASU has been notified that Yarra Plenty Regional Library is consulting with the Executive ... read more

ASU Delegate & Active Member Southern Tasmania Forum

You are invited to join the Tassie ASU Team and ASU Branch Executive President Billy King for ... read more

Southern Grampians Shire Council EBA Meeting

ASU members are invited to attend one of the following paid meetings to commence EBA ... read more

Ballarat Community Health – ASU site visits

The ASU will be running a number of work place meetings across Ballarat Community Health. The ... read more

Darebin Age Friendly Care Panel – Making a Submission

The ASU strongly encourages ASU members at Darebin Council to take the time to draft a ... read more

Local Government Delegate Committee

2019 is shaping up to be a big year with the Change the Rules campaign in full swing. At our ... read more

Bethany know your rights – Melbourne Cup Day

ASU members have recently contacted union delegates and the union office, with confusion ... read more

Latrobe Council & Kentish Council Joint ASU Meeting

We invite all members to a joint ASU meeting to discuss issues that are happening within both ... read more

TasWater: Meet your new ASU organiser

ASU Organiser Karen Tantari together with your new ASU Organiser, Jess Cassidy will be holding ... read more

Moonee Valley City Council Meeting Notice

ASU Organiser Luke Cherry will be holding two meetings at the Moonee Valley City Council depot ... read more

Knox City Council Aged & Disability Services Meeting

The ASU is holding a meeting for all Knox Home Care and Community Support Services to discuss ... read more

Community Health Centres

Following a couple of years of bargaining and waiting for the Fair Work commission (FWC) to ... read more

Aurora Energy ASU information session on proposed Enterprise Agreement

The ASU will be holding information sessions to fully update you on the “latest offer” by ... read more

Aurora Energy Vote No

DOES AURORA ENERGY MANAGEMENT THINK THEY CAN GET AWAY WITH INSULTING YOUR INTELLIGENCE? The ASU read more

Melbourne City Council: Business Rule

BUSINESS RULE The ASU has recently been made aware of a Business Rule at Melbourne City Council read more

Royal Commission into Mental Health

ANDREWS’ GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCE ROYAL COMMISSION INTO MENTAL HEALTH The Andrews Labor government ... read more

Campaspe Shire Council

As we are sure you’re aware, your Enterprise Agreement expires shortly and we would like advise read more

Very Special Kids – Enterprise Bargaining

WHAT IS ENTERPRISE BARGAINING? Enterprise Bargaining is about reviewing and improving workplace read more

West Coast Council

ASU Organiser Karen Tantari together with your new ASU Organiser, Jess Cassidy will be holding ... read more

Intouch meeting notice

The Australian Services Union invites members and staff at Intouch to an important meeting. ... read more

ASU wins clarity for Perm Part Time Irregular workers & more

ASU members and delegates working together have at long last got the matter of all staff on ... read more

Maribyrnong and Hobson’s Bay – Aged Care Crisis!

Maribyrnong and Hobson’s Bay have recently put their Home and Community Care services out to ... read more

Fund the Gap

BE HEARD! MENTAL HEALTH WORKER SURVEY CLOSING SOON & UPCOMING MEETING As you well know, ... read more

Corangamite Campaign Launch

Corangamite is the most marginal Liberal seat in the whole country. If we want to change the ... read more

Aged Care Campaign in the Spotlight

The aged care crisis is well and truly in the news, from Four Corners on the Monday the 17th ... read more

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18 hours ago

ASUVicTas

Winners are grinners: Moonee Valley Depot victory! Unanimous resolution from ASU members meeting this morning, unanimous support from Councillors tonight to cease ill-conceived process to relocate depot.
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Winners are grinners: Moonee Valley Depot victory! Unanimous resolution from ASU members meeting this morning, unanimous support from Councillors tonight to cease ill-conceived process to relocate depot.
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Great news, well done!

Awesome work Luke Cherry, Delegates, Members and staff that have helped Team ASU strength in numbers and actions

Fantastic news. Great work EVERYONE involved.

Well done!!!! Awesome result! 👏👏👏

Great work delegates and members fantastic ASU team work.

Great outcome, well done!

Good result for members and well done by a very passsionate delegate 👍

Thank you ASU Team and delegates.

Steven Lambert will not sleep well tonight go ASU

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19 hours ago

ASUVicTas

ASU members are back at Hobson’s Bay CC tonight to save home care services from being privatised. Bad for our elderly, the community and workers. ... See MoreSee Less

ASU members are back at Hobson’s Bay CC tonight to save home care services from being privatised. Bad for our elderly, the community and workers.

2 days ago

ASUVicTas

ASU out in force this morning at stations across Victoria!#puttheliberalslast #unionpower #changetherules ... See MoreSee Less

ASU out in force this morning at stations across Victoria!#puttheliberalslast #unionpower #changetherules

 

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Huge effort all.... Well done ASU and team....united and strong team... Solidarity comrades....

Strong, united and fighting for justice!!