Australian Federated Union of Locomotive Employees
“Traincrew Representing Traincrew”

   
Australian Federated Union of Locomotive Employees
Traincrew Representing Traincrew
  

25 September 2019

 

Dear Members,

 

The Australian Electoral Commission will be calling for nominations for positions within the AFULE from Friday the 4 October 2019. A copy of the election notice is available here. Succesful candiates will begin their 3 year term as of 1 January 2020. 

 

Nominations open at 1200hrs on Friday 4 October 2019, and close 1200hrs on Friday 1 November 2019. Nominations must be sent to the AEC to either the postal address or email as stipulated on the election notice. Only financial members are eligbile to nominate or participate in a ballot. Please read the election notice carefully so your nomination is recieved by the AEC in the allocated time period.

 

Nomination forms can be obtained from the AFULE State office, via the AEC or by clicking here.

 

To ensure you recieve a ballot in the election AFULE requires your current postal address. You can update your details here, or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phoning 07 3844 9163 during office hours.


Canidates may opt to submit a statement to be included in the ballot material with their nomination. 

 

In Solidarity,

 

AFULE

 

Tuesday 6 August 2019, the AFULE applied to the Fair Work Commission for alteration to its rules.
The application can be accessed here.

Union's across Queensland Celebrated Labour Day over the first weekend in May, to unite and celebrate all that is good with being in a collective. Marches and Family Fun Days were run at various locations spreading across the state from Toowoomba to Cairns. AFULE members whom attended their local festivities throughly enjoyed the day, as evident from photo's over the weekend. 

 

Gladestone 

Gladstone

 

Bundaberg

Bundy11

Townsville 

Tville1

 

Tville2

Blackwater 

Blackwater

 

Blackwater Tug.o.War

Brisbane

BrisbaneMarch

 

BrisbanePreMarch

 

BrisabenRNARides

 

13 July 2018

Dear Members,

The Australian Electoral Commission will be calling for nominations for State Secretary of the AFULE from 20 August 2018. A copy of the election notice can be obtained here. The term of office is a 4 year term commencing on 1 January 2019.

Nominations open from 12.00pm on Monday 20 August 2018 and close at 12.00pm on Monday 17 September 2018. Nominations must be sent to the AEC at the address or emailed as stipulated on the election notice. Only financial members are eligible to nominate or participate in a ballot. Please read the election notice carefully so your nomination is received by the AEC in the allocated time period.

Nomination forms can be obtained from the AFULE State Office, by clicking here, or the via the AEC.

Members should ensure that your contacts details are up to date with the State Office so you receive a ballot you may do so easily here.

Candidates may also submit a statement to be included in the ballot material.

On a personal note after having the honor of serving as the State Secretary of the AFULE for the past 18 years I have decided that I won’t be re-nominating for the position.

 

Yours fraternally,

 

Greg Smith

State Secretary

Please be advised that Notice has been given to Fair Work Commission with regard to proposed changes to Rule 24(6)(c) on Tuesday 7 June 2018