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Wednesday, 14 July 2021

Conditions at Parklea Prison slammed after BLM protest - ABC News 14 Jul 2021

Healthcare and conditions inside Parklea Prison are under the spotlight after inmates climbed onto the jail's roof with Black Lives Matter messaging. Now the father of a young Aboriginal man,…

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Tuesday, 13 July 2021

Private Parklea Prison operator defends itself after riot - 9 NEWS 13/07/2021

The owner of the privately-run Parklea Prison is defending itself after more than 60 inmates rioted yesterday, including many who scaled onto the prison's roof. MTC-Broadspectrum was awarded the contract…

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Monday, 8 March 2021

Reminder: IWD celebrations with your union

IWD Update - March 2021 (PDF version) Join us TODAY to celebrate International Womens’ Day! You can join a watch party to hear about What Women Want at work, or…

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Wednesday, 3 March 2021

TAFE JOB CUTS: ABC Riverina with Sally Bryant and Troy Wright - 3 March 2021

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Tuesday, 2 March 2021

TAFE JOB CUTS: ABC Central West with Ewan Gilbert and Troy Wright - 2 March 2021

TAFE JOB CUTS: ABC Central West with Ewan Gilbert and Troy Wright - 2 March 2021 Or listen via the union's Facebook Page here:

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Friday, 26 February 2021

Proposed staffing changes at TAFE NSW have local workers worried for their future - WIN News Illawarra - 26 Feb 2021

Proposed staffing changes at TAFE New South Wales have local workers worried for their future. But the education provider's calling for calm, saying the concerns are a gross over reaction.…

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Thursday, 18 February 2021

Berejiklian government slashes 700 frontline TAFE NSW jobs - Mirage News 18 Feb 2021

“Gladys Berejiklian and Dominic Perrottet are deliberately dismantling TAFE NSW to ready it for sale,” said Stewart Little, Secretary of the CPSU NSW.

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Monday, 15 February 2021

‘Confusion’ leads to mass underpayment of Sydney University staff - SMH 15 Feb 2021

Troy Wright, assistant secretary Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) NSW, said many of the university’s 265 library staff and others who had left could be owed hundreds of thousands…

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Tuesday, 2 February 2021

Judge overturns pay cut for disability workers after group homes privatised - SMH 2 Feb 2021

A Federal Court judge has reversed $20,000-a-year pay cuts imposed on the managers of group homes for people with severe disabilities by not-for-profit group Northcott. The case has implications for…

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Monday, 21 December 2020

Liddell power loss first 'emergency' power grid problem of 2020-21 summer, says market operator - Newcastle Herald 21/12/2020

A MUSWELLBROOK father of four reckons he is lucky to survive what SafeWork NSW has described as a "catastrophic" transformer failure at Liddell power station on Thursday afternoon Gus McNeill,…

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