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ACTU publications and reports, including the Working Australia Papers.
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To protect your rights at work the best thing you can do is join a union.
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Connect with the ACTU on social media so you never miss a beat.
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Build power in the workplace. Learn to Organise.
Campaign for change and achieve fairer, safer workplaces.
Our Leadership Program gives Union Leaders the tools and skills needed to win.
Enrolment in the Federal Right of Entry online training course will close on midnight Tuesday 19th December 2017 and re-open on Monday 8th January 2018.
Please note that the ACTU Organising Centre will be closed from Friday 21 December 2017 until Wednesday 3 January 2018 and will not be able respond to any queries regarding the course or issue of certificates during this period
The course schedule and dates for 2018 are now available at Enrol@OrgCentre.
Contact the ACTU Organising Centre for enquiries about education, training and professional development.
The 2018 ACTU Congress will be held in Brisbane on 17th & 18th July.
The ACTU is the peak union body representing almost 2 million Australian workers and their families.
Meet ACTU Secretary Sally McManus and the other elected officers.
Explore the operations of the ACTU and its subsidiary organisations.
Read about the long and proud history of unionism in Australia.
Links to all of the ACTU's affiliates and State Trades and Labour Councils as well as the ACTU National Union Directory
Find out how ACTU Member Connect works with unions to provide benefits that add value to union membership.
Here's how to contact the ACTU with any enquiry you may have.
Every worker has the right to a safe workplace
01 August 2018
09 August 2018
04 September 2018
12 September 2018
13 September 2018
18-19 September 2018
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Comcare National Conference
25 September 2018
29 September 2018
National Police Remembrance Day
1-31 October 2018
01 October 2018
ACT, NSW & SA
9-10 October 2018
15 October 2018
West Gate Bridge Collapse Memorial
16 October 2018
17 October 2018
23-24 October 2018
30 October 2018
01 November 2018
Date and location TBC
18-20 November 2018
21 November 2018
24 November 2018
25 November 2018
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
26-30 November 2018
28 November 2018
2-7 December 2018
4th ITUC World Congress
12 December 2018
13 December 2018
29 April - 09 May 2019