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Big W Chullora Auburn Fairfield store closures

As you would be aware, Big W has announced the closure of 3 stores in Sydney namely Chullora, Auburn and Fairfield with the stores ceasing trade at end of January 2020. The SDA’s priority is to...

Bonus cash payment for Target workers

In June this year, the SDA called on Target to pay a wage increase to all employees and continues to argue the importance of a pay rise as the cost of living continues to go up.  Instead the Company...

Voting dates for the proposed Dan Murphy’s Agreement

  Following a delay, we are pleased to let you know voting on the proposed Dan Murphy’s Agreement will now take place from Thursday 29 August until Monday 9 September.  

SDA News - Winter 2019 edition

This quarter's edition of SDA News is available online with features on:

Reminder – Fee Adjustment

Reminder – Fee Adjustment

SDA case in Fair Work Commission ongoing

Today the SDA was in the Fair Work Commission in relation to the Woolworths restructure for our dispute with Woolworths. After a full day of proceedings the matter is not concluded. The FWC will...

SDA push for interim pay rise at Target

The Target Agreement sets out your pay and conditions at work. The current Target Agreement is expired and the SDA is working hard to start negotiations for a new Agreement that locks in your pay and...

Woolworths Announces Operating Changes

Today Woolworths announced and started discussing with team members a restructure of the store operating model for Woolworths Supermarkets nationally.

New McDonald’s Agreement receives majority yes vote

Following a ballot of McDonald’s workers, a majority voted yes in favour of the new Agreement.   50,997  eligible workers voted in the ballot with a 59% yes vote.   The proposed new McDonald’s...

Models win private changerooms at this year’s Fashion Week

Models working at this year’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) have finally won private changing areas for the first time in the history of the event.