Timber workers of Heyfield have welcomed the announcement that the Andrews Government has bought the timber mill at Heyfield.
The CFMEU has welcomed Opposition Leader Bill Shorten’s plea for PM Turnbull to act to save the town of Myrtleford.
CFMEU members at Myrtleford have this afternoon voted to lift all industrial action at the Carter Holt Harvey owned mill.
Welcome to the first edition of the CFMEU FFPD Monthly News.
The CFMEU congratulates members at the Myrtleford Ply Mill, who have stood together for a fair go, on successfully voting down the unfair agreement proposed by their employer Carter Holt Harvey.
The Australian Border Force has made 40 detections of products laced with deadly asbestos so far this year, a threefold increase on 2015-2016 figures.
The Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union has labeled the shock announcement today by Carter Holt Harvey that it would close its Morwell softwood mill within three months and make 160 worke
Six thousand jobs in the Latrobe Valley remain on the line despite the Australian Government putting anti-dumping tariffs on Indonesian paper imports last week.
On Wednesday April 5th 2017 members walked off the job for 24 hours in their fight for better pay, conditions and consultation.
Authorised by Michael O'Connor, National Secretary, 540 Elizabeth St Melbourne Vic 3000