Take a look at what has been happening in the automotive industry, and keep up to date with all the latest news and events.

Posted on 18/12/2018

Triumph Balcatta's Grand Opening


Triumph Balcatta opened their doors fans and customers on Saturday December 1, hosting a celebratory opening day for Triumph purists, retro lovers and modern riders.


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Posted on 17/12/2018

AIT Apprentice Graduation Ceremony


The MTA WA celebrated the achievements of our graduating apprentices on Thursday evening, recognising their continued efforts and hard work, and commitment to a career in the automotive industry.


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Posted on 17/12/2018

Carwash-Cafe Penalised for Underpayment of Staff


Underpayment of staff at a Gold Coast carwash-cafe has resulted in a fine of almost $70,000, sending a clear message that the mistreatment of young, unskilled workers is not something that the community tolerates.


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Posted on 12/12/2018

Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) and the Australian Motor Body Repairers - Media Release


Australian Motor Body Repair Association ends big year united, determined, and with significant changes in sight.


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Posted on 29/11/2018

Parliamentary Report into Western Australia's Smash Repair Industry


The MTA has been lobbying for a review into the smash repair industry and conduct of the insurance industry, and earlier this year the WA Parliament’s Economics and Industry Standing Committee commenced an inquiry with the final report tabled today.


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Posted on 28/11/2018

Lexus of Perth Demonstrate Hybrid Technology to SCV Industry


Luxury vehicles and hybrid technology were on show last Thursday at Lexus of Perth's demonstration event for the Small Charter Vehicle Industry.


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Posted on 28/11/2018

Bundaberg Transport Company Penalised $80,000


Bundaberg-based transport company has been fined $80,000 for underpaying an employee more than $11,000 over a nine month period.


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Posted on 28/11/2018

Misfuelled Your Diesel Vehicle Before? Never again…


We all know someone who's put petrol into their diesel vehicle - MTA WA members Total 4x4 have a simple solution for you. See their new device saving drivers from this all too familiar issue.


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Posted on 26/11/2018

Paint & Panel Body Repair Industry Survey Results


Paint & Panel recently conducted a survey of the industry, asking questions surrounding attitudes towards the industry, what it's like to work with certain insurers, profit margins and work volume to give a snapshot of the repair landscape.


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Posted on 22/11/2018

MTAA CEO Richard Dudley negotiates with Prime Minister and key Ministers


MTAA CEO Richard Dudley works with Prime Minister and key Ministers this week after a series of highly productive meetings regarding Australia's automotive future.


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