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  1. Hands Off Our Education, says NUS

    Posted 23 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Week of Action 28 Oct - 1 Nov, on campuses and central actions

    The National Union of Students (NUS) is organising a National Week of Action next week – 28 October – 1 November 2013. ...

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  2. Media Release: Staff to Strike at UWS Tomorrow, Wed 23 Oct

    Posted 22 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU members at the University of Western Sydney are staging a half day strike tomorrow Wednesday October 23rd. They will picket the university’s main Parramatta South campus. With very little ...

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  3. Media Release: Bangladeshi Unionist Too Poor for Australia in Anti-Poverty Week

    Posted 21 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Australian immigration officials have refused to grant a visa to a Bangladeshi union activist on the basis that he is too poor.

    The activist's trip was to be sponsored by the National Tertiary ...

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  4. QLD Govt has gone feral with power after latest IR changes

    Posted 17 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    It's been a terrible day today for Queensland workers, including university staff.

    Today the LNP government introduced legislation bringing back Work Choices for workers in the state IR system ...

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  5. ACTU Media Release: The gap is growing between rich and poor - Australia must act to reduce levels of poverty

    Posted 14 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Insecure work is pushing more Australians with jobs below the poverty line and entrenching inequality, the ACTU said today.

    ACTU president Ged Kearney said Anti Poverty Week, which starts today, was ...

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  6. Media Release: RMIT staff to strike for a new Enterprise Agreement

    Posted 8 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Classes will be cancelled and services closed for 24 hours this Thursday 10 October as RMIT University academic and professional staff strike for their new Enterprise Agreement. 

    Picket lines ...

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  7. edXpress #11 out now

    Posted 23 September 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Want to find out the latest news and views from the National Tertiary Education Union and what’s happening on our campuses around the country?

    Want to learn more about the wash up from the ...

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  8. Media Release: JCU Staff Reject Double Standards On Salary and Vote To Take Further Industrial Action

    Posted 20 September 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Union members at James Cook University yesterday voted to reject a pay offer of 3%, and determined to take further industrial action in support of their claims.

    Union members roundly condemned the ...

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  9. Joint Media Release: New Deakin University Enterprise Agreement

    Posted 20 September 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Deakin University and the NTEU have provisionally agreed on comprehensive terms for a new enterprise agreement. 

    The new agreement will include a 3% annual salary increase, and a $1200 initial ...

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  10. Media Release: Union members at UWS win the right to protected action ballot

    Posted 17 July 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) members at the University of Western Sydney (UWS) have finally won the right to vote in a ballot for protected industrial action, with the Fair Work ...

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