2021 was another big year. Check out our top stories of wins, highlights and challenges in our Common Cause Year in Review magazine.
December 2021 Common Cause: New Lodge at Grosvenor, Tragedy at Curragh, Same Job Same Pay, new ad campaign, Mt Arthur vax win explained, and more.
A bill introduced to Federal Parliament would end the pay discrimination between labour hire coal miners doing the same job as permanent employees but being paid less.
Applications for the 2022 Mineworkers' Trust Scholarship awards are now open.
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BHP’s mandatory vaccine policy came into effect today at Mt Arthur, meaning that workers who have not shown evidence of receiving at least one dose of a COVID vaccine may not enter the site.
In the latest Common Cause: Train drivers on track to organise the Pilbara; mandatory vaccination legal update; Nats backflip on net zero; Curragh checkie Sara up for Award, and more.
In the latest issue of Common Cause: New Lodge at Moolarben Underground, Tassie miners fight for a fair deal, China's coal ban and more mining and energy news.
The Mining and Energy Division has lodged an appeal in the Federal Court against a Fair Work Commission decision dismissing our application for a member ballot on withdrawing from the CFMMEU.
We have lost a giant of our Union.
On 19 September 1921 a massive explosion killed 75 mineworkers at Mount Mulligan. It was Queensland's biggest industrial disaster.