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In a coup for Hunter Workers, Voice to Parliament activist Noel Pearson will join Newcastle’s Walk for Yes this weekend.
Expect to hear the words of John Farnham’s popular anthem belting out across the Newcastle CBD this weekend.
The community is invited to gather at the Workers Memorial plaque to remember those who have died or been injured at the workplace.
Unions and community organisations alike have welcomed the government’s introduction of 10 days paid domestic and family violence leave, claiming it’s a “game-changer”.
Hunter Workers is backing the Newcastle branch of the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in its stand-off with local company GrainCorp.