Notice of four stoppages of six hours over the two
consecutive days of next Tuesday and Wednesday have been scheduled by the
Maritime Union of Australia (MUA), according to the Port Authority of New South
Wales. The strike will take the form of work stoppages by the cutter master and
the deckhand in the pilot vessels to embark and disembark pilots at Jackson and
Botany. One vessel in each port will be affected. Essential services will
continue as normal.
A spokesperson said that the port authority believes there
is agreement on the majority of issues that were presented but a resolution has
not been reached and it hoped to achieve this before the action commences on
SCHEDULE OF STOPPAGES
A six-hour stoppage, commencing at 0001 hours Tuesday
April 28 until 0600 hours on the same day.
A six-hour stoppage, commencing at 1200 hours Tuesday
April 28 until 1800 hours on the same day.
A six-hour stoppage, commencing at 0600 hours
Wednesday April 29 until 1200 hours on the same day.
A six-hour stoppage, commencing at 1800 hours
Wednesday April 29 until 2400 hours on the same day.
Please check with relevant Stevedore as to the effect
of the stoppages.
Should you require any further information please do
not hesitate to contact our Customer Service team.
GenFreight Logistics Pty Ltd
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