Monday 24th Sep, 2018
Australian Logistics Council managing director, Michael Kilgariff. Photo: Anastassia Perets

Cops should clear Webb Dock picket, says ALC

INDUSTRY body the Australian Logistics Council says it is time for police to clear a picket outside Victoria International Container…
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Picket remains in place outside VICT

A PICKET outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal remains in place, multiple sources have confirmed. This is despite…
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Photo: David Sexton

Maritime Union “outsourcing” picket, Judge rules

THE Maritime Union of Australia is “outsourcing to other unions the task of maintaining an illegal picket”, a Victorian judge…
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Fruit exporters in a pickle over VICT picket

CONSIGNMENTS of apples and pears are among the cargo consignments held up at Webb Dock as a consequence of a…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Urgent resolution is required to salvage our international trade

THE infamous 1998 Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) industrial action was isolated to Patrick. That was bad enough. Nearly 20…
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MUA deputy national secretary, Will Tracey. Photo: David Sexton

Tanner called on to help end VICT row, as unions rally

MARITIME Union deputy national secretary, Will Tracey, has called on former federal finance minister Lindsay Tanner to intervene and resolve…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: VICT saga – It’s time to act, says SAL chief

Shipping Australia chief executive, Rod Nairn, has called on the Victorian government to act on clearing the Webb Dock picket


Melbourne risks being a “laughing stock”, says industry body

PORT of Melbourne risks being an international laughing stock if a picket at Webb Dock continues, the Victorian Transport Association…
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