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Blue Mountains Gazette: Not all businesses are passing on Sunday wage cuts

Jul 17, 2018News

From the 1st of July, businesses in retail, hospitality, fast food and pharmacy […] Read More »

Ten Daily: Forget Minimum Wage, What About A Maximum Wage?

Jul 12, 2018News

“Does anyone think these CEOs work 100 times harder than the average […] Read More »

SMH: ‘I need the mortgage to be paid’: Winnie weighs up cost of Sunday work

Jul 11, 2018News

The controversial cut in Sunday penalty rates has so far coincided with […] Read More »

News.com: ALP government will reverse controversial penalty rates cuts ‘with 100 days’ of an election win

Jul 11, 2018News

HUNDREDS of thousands of Australians will be worse off from today thanks […] Read More »

4 Things You Can Do

Jun 25, 2017News

With just 1 week until penalty rates are slashed, urgent action is needed. […] Read More »

SMH: Malcolm Turnbull says the government supports penalty rate cuts

Mar 17, 2017News

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has for the first time offered explicit government […] Read More »

Life Hacker: Five Myths About Weekend Penalty Rates Debunked

Mar 16, 2017News

Last month, the Fair Work Commission elected to reduce penalty rates for […] Read More »

Newcastle Herald: Penalty rate cuts hurt workers and communities

Mar 16, 2017News

The decision of the Fair Work Commission to cut Sunday penalty rates […] Read More »

Why the FWC decision to cut penalty rates will impact all retail & fast food workers

Mar 1, 2017News

Reports in today’s The Australian (2/03/17) make incorrect claims about the role […] Read More »

SMH: Employers’ pyrrhic penalty rates win reflects self-defeating economics

Feb 25, 2017News

The Fair Work Commission unveiled its long-awaited decision on penalty rates for […] Read More »