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TCFUA Rule Change29-Jul-2014

Notice under Regulation 126(1)(b) Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Regulations 2009 Purs..

Budget Briefing 2014 - Harsh Budget to Change Australia for the Worse10-Jul-2014

This briefing examines key budget measures for working people, followed by an assessment of the econ..

TCFUA Response to Abetz Anti-Union Attack 23-Jun-2014

The statement below can be attributed to Michele O’Neil, TCFUA National Secretary On the ..

CLOTHING UNION COMMENCES COURT ACTION TO UNCOVER THE FACELESS WOMEN OF FASHION05-Jun-2014

The Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) has begun Federal Circuit Court proceed..

Rana Plaza - 1 Year Anniversary 01-May-2014

The Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) is calling on Australian brands and..

GOVERNMENT ABANDONS SUPPORT FOR VULNERABLE WORKERS IN TEXTILE, CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY21-Mar-2014

Ethical Clothing Australia (ECA) condemns the decision by the Federal Government to cut all fund..

GOVERNMENT ABANDONS SUPPORT FOR VULNERABLE WORKERS IN TEXTILE, CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY21-Mar-2014

Ethical Clothing Australia (ECA) condemns the decision by the Federal Government to cut all fund..

Australians Join Global Campaign to Support Cambodian Garment Workers11-Feb-2014

Australian workers are today taking part in a global show of support for Cambodian garment workers f..

Australian workers call on Cambodian Government to urgently investigate deaths of garment workers du23-Jan-2014

Australian workers call on Cambodian Government to urgently investigate deaths of garment workers ..

Just Group - Just Sign In17-Dec-2013

On April 22, 2013 1,129 people lost their lives when the Rana Plaza building collapsed in Bangladesh..

TCFUA Rule Change01-Nov-2013

Notice under Regulation 126(1)(b) Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Regulations 2009 Purs..

AUSTRALIAN COMPANIES LINKED TO LATEST BANGLADESH GARMENT FACTORY FIRE DEATHS11-Oct-2013

The Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) has demanded action in response to repo..

Victoria Police Shirts Must Be Made In Victoria Not Bangladesh11-Oct-2013

The Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) calls on the Napthine Government to..

Is There Blood on Your T-Shirt? Questions from Bangladesh's Tragedy30-Apr-2013

By Michele O'Neil, TCFUA Secretary Just last week I was in Singapore at a meeting of unionis..

Make Garment Factories In Bangladesh Safe30-Apr-2013

Nearly 5,000 workers protested in Dhaka on 26 April expressing outrage at the death to hund..

Outworker Newsletter Summer 2012/13 (Vietnamese) Outworker Newsletter Summer 2012/13 (Vietnamese) (1610 KB)

Outworker Newsletter Summer 2012/13 (English) Outworker Newsletter Summer 2012/13 (English) (1595 KB)

Inala outworkers protest outside Parliament over LNP changes to clothing code of practice05-Dec-2012

Inala resident and clothing outworker Thoa Tran and supporters today protested outside Queenslan..

Some Workers More Redundant Than Others 05-Dec-2012

The Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) will take its case to Canberr..

GOVERNMENT SLASHES HELP FOR REDUNDANT TCF WORKERS22-Oct-2012

The Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) has strongly condemned the Federal..

Attention all Health and Safety Representatives18-Sep-2012

As one of the core worker representatives in Australian workplaces, it is important that the uni..

Horror in Pakistan after 300 workers die14-Sep-2012

Over 300 workers were killed in devastating factory fires on 11 September 2012 at a garment fact..

Myth Busting 21-Jun-2012

TCF OUTWORKERS WIN NEW RIGHTS There are many myths circulating about changes to the law regard..

Abuses still exist in Olympic supply chains21-Jun-2012

Workers making Olympic sportswear for London 2012 for top brands and high street names including..

TCF OUTWORKERS WIN NEW RIGHTS 23-Mar-2012

The Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) today celebrated a new law which w..

SENATE COMMITTEE HEARS DIRECTLY FROM CLOTHING OUTWORKERS 02-Feb-2012

The Senate Education Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee sitting in Melbour..

TCFUA Rule Change04-Nov-2011

Notice under Regulation 126(b) Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Regulations 2009 Pursuant ..

TCFUA Jobs Forum Proposal TCFUA Jobs Forum Proposal (279 KB)

Climate Change is Union Business Climate Change is Union Business (912 KB)

Paid Parental Leave Scheme Paid Parental Leave Scheme (2506 KB)

CLOTHING UNION COMMENCES COURT ACTION TO UNCOVER THE FACELESS WOMEN OF FASHION05-Jun-2014

The Textile Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) has begun Federal Circuit Court proceed..

Twenty-three Workers Die in Bangaldesh Factory Fire17-Dec-2010

Bangladesh’s deadly garment industry has claimed the lives of 23 workers and has left over..

Vietnam: Labour Rights Advocates Jailed10-Dec-2010

Three Vietnamese labour rights advocates face 5-15 years imprisonment for helping organise..

Cue Myer Window Display19-Aug-2010

Myer Window showcase Cue as ethical Australian manufacturer who is working together with the Textile..

TCFUA Media Release - Defence Procurement10-Feb-2010

The Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) today welcomed the Federal Governm..

TCF Innovation Council20-Nov-2009

Michele O’Neil, TCFUA National Secretary and Barry Tubner, NSW/SA/TAS Branch Secretary have be..

The TCFUA Training Advocacy and Support Project20-Nov-2009

Help for retrenched Pacific Brands workers In February 2009, both the TCFUA and the general publ..

TCFUA Media Statement 31.05.13 TCFUA Media Statement 31.05.13 (345 KB)


NSW, SA & TAS News

NSW/SA/TAS Autumn 2012 NSW/SA/TAS Autumn 2012 (9716 KB)

NSW SA TAS Summer 2010 NSW SA TAS Summer 2010 (4386 KB)

NSW, SA, TAS TCFUA Winter 2010

NSW, SA, TAS TCFUA Summer 2009

Victoria/Queensland News

Vic/Qld Branch Election23-Jun-2014

The TCFUA Vic/Qld Branch 2014 Election has concluded. A copy of the post election report is ava..

Vic/Qld Branch Journal Autumn 2014 Vic/Qld Branch Journal Autumn 2014 (4143 KB)

VIC/QLD Journal Summer 2013/2014 VIC/QLD Journal Summer 2013/2014 (4285 KB)

VIC/QLD Journal Autumn 2013 VIC/QLD Journal Autumn 2013 (5735 KB)

VIC/QLD Journal Summer 2012/2013 VIC/QLD Journal Summer 2012/2013 (6514 KB)

VIC/QLD Journal Autumn 2012 VIC/QLD Journal Autumn 2012 (3237 KB)

Vic/Qld Summer Journal 2011/2012 Vic/Qld Summer Journal 2011/2012 (2425 KB)

Vic Journal Autumn 2011 Vic Journal Autumn 2011 (2874 KB)

Vic TCFUA Journal Summer 2010 Vic TCFUA Journal Summer 2010 (1881 KB)

VIC TCFUA Journal Autumn 2010

Outworker Newsletter March 2010

VIC TCFUA Journal Summer 2009