CFA review – Mildura

Members are advised that the UFU has raised with CFA management that it has serious concerns regarding a review of Mildura CFA Fire Operations that CFA proposed to take place today.

Further industrial action on the cards at ESTA

Today, the UFU filed an application with the Fair Work Commission for a Protected Action Ballot Order in support of ESTA member’s campaign for a fair EBA.


Today, ESTA’s ballot for their unilateral agreement has been counted and ESTA’s staff have rejected the proposed Agreement by a convincing majority ‘no’ vote.

Practical solution to an extreme weather event

At late night negotiations before the Fair Work Commission, the UFU and the MFB have reached a resolution to address capacity concerns resulting from the short-term extreme weather event that Victoria is currently experiencing.