Image Upload

File size must be less than 500kb

File types (jpg, png, gif)






v-line-train-strikes-1

V/line train strikes

V/line train strikes

North East Lines To Be Hit By Rail Worker Strikes

Strikes by V/line staff this month will impact on train services on the North East lines.

V/Line drivers, station staff and train controllers have voted to take industrial action as they seek a 6 percent annual pay rise over three years.

Overtime bans and rolling stop work action across all regional lines will take place from next Wednesday until December 20.

The union has scheduled a 24 hour pre Christmas stoppage on the North East line (Albury to Melbourne) on Wednesday December 18.

Article continues below

RTBU Victorian Secretary Luba Grigorovitch said they doesn't want to be holding rolling strikes across the VLine network but believe it’s necessary.

The Latest

Join Us

Streaming