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You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


I call the union for handling problems if I ever have any in my workplace, they always respond in a fast and timely manner to help resolve them!  


The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  


Joining the union is the next best thing to having a guardian angel by your side and you can count on that!!  


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Woolworths fails to consult with members and SDA on changes The SDA has lodged a dispute with Woolworths in the Fair Work Commission for failing to consult with the SDA on behalf of members on the proposed changes from the new operating model, the impact of those changes and ways to minimise any im ...

  Yesterday Woolworths announced and started discussing with team members a restructure of the store operating model for Woolworths Supermarkets nationally. Some members have contacted the SDA about the proposed changes to the store operating model after they have had discussions with their lo ...

29th April 2019
May Day 2019

Once again, the SDA will be participating in this year’s May Day celebrations.  This year we will be celebrating on Sunday 5 May 2019, from 10 am until 2pm, at Fremantle Esplanade.  ACTU President Michelle O'Neil will be the keynote speaker at May Day 2019. Her speech will sta ...

5th April 2019
NONI B REDUNDANCY UPDATE

Following successful urgent Federal Court action by the SDA, Noni B has agreed to go back to the drawing board with its redundancy plans. Whilst Noni B may or may not have legitimate reasons for its proposed plans to reduce the size of its workforce, it is clear that their approach late last week w ...

Media release | 05 February 2019 The Soothsayers at the CCI get it wrong.  Again. In the lead-in to last year’s Christmas trading period, the CCI were shrieking hysterically that the state government’s decision not to allow 7am opening for general retail shops until a week befor ...

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  Media Statement | 1 July 2020 Essential workers yesterday, wages cut today Gerard Dwyer - ...
Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of ...
  The information below was originally written by Luke Henriques-Gomes and published by the Gu ...
Testimonials

You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


I call the union for handling problems if I ever have any in my workplace, they always respond in a fast and timely manner to help resolve them!  


The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  


Joining the union is the next best thing to having a guardian angel by your side and you can count on that!!  



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