The Union for Train Drivers in Victoria

The Locomotive Division of the RTBU covers all Locomotive Drivers in Victoria.

In 1861 – The first union of locomotive enginemen was formed when 20 drivers banded together to form the “Locomotive Engine Drivers Association of Victoria” , now in 2014, the RTBU Locomotive Division in Victoria has almost 2000 members and counting!   read here

For all information on Rail Operations and Infrastructure, including membership, please go to the Victorian Branch website




Application closing date 30 January 2015 

Student scholarships are available to the children of Financial RTBU LD Members

Frank Carey Memorial Scholarships

Steve Gibson Memorial Scholarships


RTBU Elections

Results are in

Loco Division President:
Wayne Hicks

Loco Division Vice- Pres:
John Marotta

Loco Division Secretary:
Marc Marotta

Loco Division Assist Secretary :
Jim Chrysostomou

News Items

Links to what is currently in the media.


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