Shepparton Cannery & Sydney Uni Worker Struggles

Wednesday, 5 April 2023 - 8:30am to 9:00am
NTEU picket line on March 9. Photo: NTEU New South Wales/Facebook


Today two struggles from two different ends of the spectrum with the same issues at the core – pay and conditions.


First we hear from Tony Mavromatis, Victorian State Secretary of the AMWU, the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union about the strike action by workers at the Visy Plant in the rural centre Shepparton in Victoria.


Support the strike fund:

BSB: 082-057
ACCOUNT NUMBER: 18-898-9948
ACCOUNT NAME: AMWU Disaster Appeal Account


We follow up with a report on the NTEU, National Tertiary Education Union strike action at Sydney University on March 31 and to be repeated on April 5th in the longest eba negotiation in the University’s history.


Wednesday 8:30am to 9:00am
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Annie McLoughlin, James Brennan, Jiselle Hanna