BULLETIN

Bulletin No:          059                                     Volume:  20                        Tuesday 18 March 2014

To ALL UFU MEMBERS

ONE WEEK TO UFU MASS

MEMBERSHIP RALLY

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH

NAPTHINE SLASHES. YOU BURN

All UFU members are reminded that the UFU will be marching next Tuesday 25 March to the steps of Parliament in a mass membership rally launching our campaign- Napthine Slashes. You Burn.

YOUR ATTENDANCE AT THIS RALLY IS ABSOLUTELY

NECESSARY IF WE ARE TO PREVENT THE FURTHER

EROSION OF FIREFIGHTER AND COMMUNITY

PROTECTION.

250 days out from the Victorian State election it’s time members send a strong message against this Napthine Government.

This Government has taken significant regressive action in attacking yours and the community’s protection, including:

  • 66 million dollar budget cuts
  • Failure to recruit and train appropriate numbers of fire fighters
  • Attacking your conditions of employment

UFU members are therefore called to muster:

Trades Hall

Cnr Victoria St and Lygon St

Melbourne

9am Tuesday 25 March 2014

A BBQ will be provided at Trades Hall at Muster and for members seeking transport to the rally buses will be departing at the times listed in the table below. To book a seat on one of the buses please contact the relevant bus co-ordinator via the details below.

 

Time

Pick Up Location

Bus Co-Ordinator

Phone Number

6:30am

7:45am

8:15am

Ballarat Fire Station
Caroline Springs
Sunshine Fire Station

Brenton Smith

0409 949 375

6.30am

6.45am

8.00am

8.20am

Traralgon Fire Station
Morwell Fire station

Pakenham Location
Hallam Fire Station

Paul Curran

Matthew Muscat

Michael Lia

0419 177 187

0438 575 832

0416 032 637

7:15am

7:45am

Frankston Fire Station

Dandenong Fire Station

Paul Edbrooke

0403 437 308

8.15am

Oakleigh

George Let

0422 836 414

8.15am

Thornbury

Steva O’Hanlon

9665 4388

7.00am

Bendigo fire station

Travis Harris

0417 136 081

7:45

Thomastown Fire Station

Curtis Murtagh

0403 168 626

8:10am

8:30am

Geelong Fire Station

Corio Fire Station

Adam Matthews

0403 258 668

4.45am

5.30am

8.00am

Wodonga

Wangaratta Fire Station

Craigieburn Fire Station

David Maxwell

0407 350 615

8:15am

Ringwood Fire Station

Peter Schilling

0411 446 246

Strength in Unity

READ OUT AT MUSTER AND PIN ON NOTICE BOARD

Authorised by Peter Marshall, Branch Secretary