SDA wins Broken Hill Allowance Dispute

The SDA has won an important case at the Fair Work Commission regarding the Broken Hill allowance. The Broken Hill allowance was won by the SDA in 2010 and now applies to almost all Retail, Fast Food and Pharmacy outlets … Continued

Steven Marshall: Declare Boxing Day a Public Holiday

Under South Australian legislation, this year because Boxing Day is on a Saturday, the SA Government is moving the public holiday to Monday December 28. This means that workers won’t be entitled to public holiday penalty rates on December 26 … Continued

Why you should think before withdrawing your super

During this uncertain time, Super has continued to be one of this country’s greatest success stories – offering insurance, advice and an opportunity to invest in Australian businesses.   This year, Australians have withdrawn over $29 million out of their … Continued

Why we still need paid pandemic leave

With cases numbers continuing to surge in Victoria and NSW, it’s more important than ever that all workers are provided with paid pandemic leave to help stop the spread. No worker should have to choose between going to work sick … Continued