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Yarn Newsletter

Posted 19 April 2011 by Adam Frogley (National Indigenous Officer) from Indigenous


The latest edition of Yarn has now been released.  Yarn can be accessed via PDF below or via e-Book at the following link:


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Yarn, April 2011

eBook: http://issuu.com/nteu/docs/yarn_04_01
Published: 18 Apr, 2011
Issue: April 2011
Tags: yarn, indigenous, IPC, bargaining

Yarn Indigenous Newsletter

Thanks all the members who kindly donated to the NTEU Fighting Fund

Posted 4 March 2011 by Grahame McCulloch (General Secretary) from NTEU National Office

On behalf of NTEU and members of the UNSW and Macquarie Branches, I want to thank all the members who kindly donated to the NTEU Fighting Fund in the previous months.

As you would know, 150 NTEU ...

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Support Your Colleagues at UNSW and Macquarie – An Urgent Message from the NTEU General Secretary

Posted 25 November 2010 by Grahame McCulloch (General Secretary) from NTEU National Office

Dear Friends,

Around 150 NTEU members have imposed bans on the transmission of examination results at the University of New South Wales and Macquarie University.  NTEU Branch negotiators have ...

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Schools and Areas Out Today

Posted 17 August 2010 by Michael McNally (Division Industrial Officer ) from University of Queensland

UQ Schools and Areas stopping work today from 2pm:

  • The School of Languages and Comparative Cultural Studies
  • Information Technology Services
  • The School of Education

Please send your messages ...

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Collective Bargaining

Posted 27 July 2010 by David Singh from Queensland University of Technology

In this e-bulletin:


  1. Collective Bargaining Update


We are pleased to advise members that the remaining outstanding matters for academic and professional staff were ...

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Bans on student results at UNSW and VU

Posted 19 July 2010 by Ken McAlpine (Senior Industrial Officer) from NTEU National Office

Members will probably have seen media reports on enterprise bargaining negotiations at VU and UNSW, and in particular the current protected industrial action in the form of the withholding of student ...

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NTEU achieves successful outcome for JCU staff

Posted 15 September 2009 by from NTEU National Office
A threatened strike over enterprise bargaining at James Cook University was called off today.

�Management have agreed to a package of fair pay increases�, said JCU�s National Tertiary Education ...

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Action at JCU - will JCU get to yes?

Posted 11 September 2009 by Peter Whalley-Thompson from James Cook University
Even at this late stage, JCU is hesitating to finalise negotiations. The union has been meeting with management and arguing the case for our log of claims since August 2008. We have had 17 meetings ...

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Respect at work a key claim for university staff

Posted 3 August 2009 by Atosha McCaw from Vic Division

University staff across Australia are reporting a lack of respect and sometimes even contempt shown by management for the work done at all levels of the university.

Staff are now demanding more ...

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