Nominating a member for AEU Life Membership

Know someone deserving of AEU Life Membership?  You might like to nominate them! In order to be eligible for AEUs Life Membership a nominee must: –        Have made a contribution to the affairs of the AEU and/or public education that would be considered outstanding and over and above what might be reasonably expected from […]

Welcome to new members who joined in Term 2!

Over 5,000 Australian Education Union members warmly welcome all of the new members who have joined the union during Term 2!  We are excited to continue our work together to improve the quality of education and working conditions for teachers and support staff across Australia. As a union, we are committed to winning better working […]

Congratulations to movie ticket-winning members

🎉 Congratulations to the below 10 lucky members who are winners of our ‘Flix Quiz’ competition! 🎉 Jessica Wilson Beth Kennelly Bronwyn Wilson Kim Schade Mark Gleeson Anke Reymann Lauren Kingsbury-Anderson Jessica Morgan EmmaStephen FraserDodge The above members were picked as winners from the AEU’s recent Flix Quiz and have won movie tickets to see […]

AEU Launceston Branch’s move across town

Australian Education Union Tasmania is excited to announce its Launceston Branch has relocated its longstanding office from 39 Paterson St to a more central location at 61 Cameron Street, directly opposite the local post office. The move, which was completed smoothly and without disruption to services, provides an inviting and warm environment for members to […]

AEU Women’s Group update

Anna Stewart Project  AEU representatives to attend this year’s Anna Stewart Project. The project is a week-long training program aimed at increasing women’s participation in unions. Participants learn about how unions work and get training in a supportive environment on key aspects of union organising with a focus on women’s involvement and why unions are […]

Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2023!

The Australian Education Union is proud to be celebrating NAIDOC Week 2023!. NAIDOC Week celebrates and recognises the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This year’s theme is ‘For our Elders’. It is an opportunity for all Australians to learn about First Nations cultures and histories and participate in celebrations of […]

Supporting an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Voice to Parliament

With the guidance of AEU First Nations Members in Yalukit Yulendj, as a union we accepted the invitation of the Uluru Statement from the Heart in 2018. The three critical components of the Uluru Statement from the Heart are Voice, Treaty and Truth, with the Voice to Parliament being the practical form of recognition Aboriginal […]

Fair Go at TasTAFE campaign launched!

AEU’s new Fair Go at TasTAFE campaign officially launched this week as we call on the Rockliff Government and TasTAFE to keep their promises and deliver a fair go to you and all TasTAFE employees. READ OUR FULL MEDIA RELEASE HERE Teachers and support staff members at TasTAFE have made it clear they feel undervalued […]

ESP member update

As you would know, AEU ESP members campaigned tirelessly and voted to reduce unpaid stand-down, demonstrating our collective strength. We stood united, raising our voices and taking necessary action to bring about change. And indeed, we won. Christmas Closure Day payments this weekOne of the outcomes of our efforts was the establishment of three new […]

End of Term 2 President’s Message

An 11 week term coming to an end. For those of you old enough to remember, how did we use to get through 15 week terms? For those that are fortunate enough to have a break over the holidays, please enjoy your time and rest. For those still working, I hope that you can enjoy […]