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Morally Bankrupt – Australia’s Banking Crisis
Jan 18, 2018 13:23PM WST -

The ACTU has launched an online tool for victims of criminal and unethical activities by the big banks to submit their stories, which will then be presented to the Banking Royal Commission.The Turnbull government were ... Read More

Bunbury White Ribbon Day Event
Dec 4, 2017 10:10AM WST -

ASU WA Branch Secretary, Wayne Wood, is a proud White Ribbon Australian Ambassador.He spoke at the Bunbury White Ribbon Event on 23 November 2017 where this video was captured.   Read More

Delegate of The Year and Next Generation Unionist Awards 2017
Nov 15, 2017 13:12PM WST -

Congratulations to Malcolm Parker from Town of Port Hedland who was awarded the ASU WA Branch Delegates of the Year 2017 and to Michael Maynard from Ruah who was awarded the Next Generation Unionist Award 2017.Both of these ... Read More

27th Annual Silent Domestic Violence Memorial March
Nov 14, 2017 11:14AM WST -

You can remember and honour those who have lost their lives to domestic violence by attending the 27th Annual Silent Domestic Violence Memorial March on Friday, 17 November from 10:30am at Stirling Gardens in the ... Read More

Anti Poverty Week
Oct 18, 2017 13:29PM WST -

Anti Poverty Week is being observed 16-22 October 2017.  It is a reminder that three million working Australians are living in poverty.In 2014 2.99 million people, 13.3% of the population, were living below the ... Read More

White Ribbon Day Events - 23 November 2017
Oct 18, 2017 13:13PM WST -

Perth MetropolitanThe North-East Metro White Ribbon Day Committee would like to invite you to join the Midland March that Matters on Thursday, 23 November 2017. This White Ribbon Day event will include entertainment, ... Read More

Celebrating 40 Years of the Women’s Council
Sep 15, 2017 10:13AM WST -

The Women’s Council for Family and Domestic Violence Services is celebrating 40 years (1977 – 2017) with a special commemorative wine label.  It is available as a Merlot, a Chardonnay or a Riesling.  ... Read More

We won't wait
Aug 2, 2017 15:28PM WST -

Sign this petition to send a message to the Prime Minister to immediately introduce legislation which will see the inclusion of ten days' paid Family and Domestic Violence Leave in the National Employment Standards.Why is ... Read More

Funds for Freedom fundraiser
Jul 14, 2017 13:43PM WST -

Enjoy the first feature film from Elenor Coppola while raising money for Funds for Freedom.Sunday, 30 July 20173:00pmParadiso Cinema (164 James Street, Northbridge)Tickets are $25 Click here to view the ... Read More

Use Your Power awarded Innovative Growth Campaign of the Year 2017
Jul 14, 2017 13:01PM WST - E/IT, General News, Community

Our grass roots Use Your Power campaign didn’t just succeed in changing the WA State Government, it was also recognised at a national level when it was awarded the Innovative Growth Campaign of the Year 2017 ... Read More

National Day of Action – Stop the Attacks on Workers
Jun 15, 2017 15:36PM WST -

Join our Union at 11am on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 at Solidarity Park, Parliament Place, to stand up against Malcolm Turnbull’s attacks on workers.The Prime Minister has brought back the ABCC to cut wages, conditions and ... Read More

Australian Unions welcome Senate Inquiry into racist CDP
Apr 4, 2017 18:07PM WST -

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) welcomes the referral of an inquiry into the Turnbull Government’s punitive Community Development Program (CDP) to the Senate Finance and Public Administration References ... Read More

Walk for Justice for Refugees 2017
Apr 4, 2017 17:44PM WST -

Sunday April 9 is Palm Sunday and there will be a Rally for Justice for Refugees in Perth.It is supported by UnionsWA, alongside the Churches and many community groups.Unionists for Refugees are inviting union members to ... Read More

Want to be heard about the FWC's penalty rates cut?
Feb 23, 2017 17:18PM WST -

Thursday, 23 February 2017 marked the day the FWC passed a decision to reduce the penalty rates of over a million Australian workers.From 1 July 2017, hospitality, restaurant, fast food, retail and pharmacy workers ... Read More

ABC news publishes article on further Liberal Privatisation Plans
Feb 17, 2017 07:59AM WST -

Click here to go to the ABC news site and read their article. Read More