Thursday 21st Jun, 2018
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Twenty years on, Paddy maintains the rage

MEMORIES of 1998 dispute remain fresh in the mind of Maritime Union national secretary Paddy Crumlin. The snowy-haired firebrand spent…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: How 1998 changed me – Julian Burnside

A relatively apolitical figure who voted Liberal, the events of April and May 1998 led to a substantial change in attitude for barrister Julian Burnside

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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Schedule reliability boost from ‘reforms’

GREATER schedule reliability for shipowners was a key outcome of the peace agreement that followed the great waterfront dispute Llew…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: The life of a manager in 1998

AS AN operations manager at East Swanson Dock Peter van Duyn got a close up look at the dramatic events…
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Looking back at the waterfront dispute

A Q&A with Sandy Galbraith, who was Melbourne Bureau Chief of Lloyd’s List Australia at the time of the waterfront dispute.

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More strikes loom at Lyttelton

THE Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) has issued a five-day strike notice for its workers at Lyttelton Port of…
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ALC condemns MUA’s “union anniversary party”

THE Australian Logistics Council has condemned the Maritime Union’s strike at Melbourne’s Webb Dock, saying businesses should not pay for…
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Maritime Union to strike at Melbourne’s Webb Dock

MUA members in Melbourne have notified Qube of a four-day strike starting tomorrow (Thursday 5 April) at 7am at Webb…
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