Queensland bus drivers are being paid less in comparison to other Australian states by as much as ten dollars an hour.

This week, bus drivers across the Gold Coast went on strike in organised protest to show Australia they will not back down from securing their right to equal pay rates.

More strikes will follow into 2023 to allow changes to happen, standing up for the unfair conditions faced by Queensland bus drivers.

Produced By: Madison McLeod

Featured In Story: Jared Abbot – Director of Organising at the Transport Workers Union

First aired on The Wire, Friday 23 December 2022