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Our People

Branch Executive

Secretary: Alex Claassens

President: Craig Turner

Assistant Secretary (Road): Peter Grech

Assistant Secretary (Rail): Robert Hayden

Elected Full-Time Officials

Secretary: Alex Claassens

As RTBU NSW Branch Secretary, Alex has primary responsibility for the coordination and daily management of all activities undertaken by the NSW Branch including leading negotiations with employers and senior management, lobbying government and industry bodies and representing the RTBU in the media.

Alex also represents the RTBU on various peak consultative forums and the Executive of Unions NSW.

Locomotive Divisional Secretary: Farren Campbell

As Locomotive Divisional Secretary, Farren is responsible for coordinating the Divisions’ organising, industrial, campaigning, and financial activities to support train drivers working in the private and public rail sectors.

Tram and Bus Divisional Secretary: David Babineau

As Secretary of the Bus & Tram Division David works closely with the President of the Bus & Tram Division Peter Grech to co-ordinate the daily management of the activities undertaken by the Division to support Bus & Tram members in NSW.

Tram and Bus Divisional President: Peter Grech


Director of Organising: Toby Warnes

Branch Organisers

Helen Bellette

Ricky Keehn

Wayne Moody

Craig Turner

Bronwyn Kelly

Matt Bindley

Amanda Perkins

Locomotive Organisers

Steve Wright

Kevin Pryor

Marc Chapman

Brian Head

Greg Cameron

Industrial Officers

Branch: Jason Hart, Helen Bellette, Aayam Shrestha

Tram and Bus:

Locomotive: Sebongile Mbele

Legal Officer – Locomotive: Peter Matthews