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Wharfie appeals to crew, SS Oronsay, not to scab

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CollectionsWaterside Workers' Federation of Australia
Title: Wharfie appeals to crew, SS Oronsay, not to scab
Author(s): Photographer: V Rapp
Date published: 2-Jul-2009
Series/Report no.: National Recruitment of Labour Dispute
In November 1954 the Waterside Workers' Federation of Australia struck nationally for a fortnight following the Federal Government's proposed amendments to the Stevedoring Industry Act which, among other measures, would give employers the right to recruit wharf labour independent of the Waterside Workers' Federation.
Other Identifiers: Z248-82


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