Jindi Cheese strike ends after deal struck

Around 20 staff walked off the job on November 13th , seeking a pay deal to match colleagues in Longwarry and Rowville.

A 15-day strike by staff at Jindi Cheese ended on Thursday when workers voted unanimously to endorse a pay rise. However, details of the resolution have not been released. About 20 Lactalis Jindi Cheese staff walked off the job on

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Workers form around the clock picket line at Jindi Cheese

Standing lr/- Longwarry workers Geoff Bjorksten and Mostafa Gholami with Jindivick worker Paula Vanrysbergen. 
Front - Neil Smith stands with Tammy Norrie (Site delegate) and Rob Dent (Dairy organiser for Gippsland)

Pay equity between colleagues employed by the same company has been called for by almost two thirds of staff at Lactalis Jindi Cheese. Staff initiated strike action on Wednesday, forming a picket line at the Jindivick property in an attempt

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Peace pole installed in Jindivick

Linking hands as a gesture of peace after planting a peace pole at Broughton Hall at Jindivick last week were, from left, co-owner of the property Philip Hughes, Oceanic co-ordinator of peace movement Byakko Shinko Kai Jenny Funston and donors Masako and Kazushi Hykakumura from Tokyo.

There would be fewer more peaceful and serene places than The Garden at Broughton Hall at Jindivick. And there’d be fewer more fitting places for a “Peace Pole”. Now there is one at the entrance to the stunning property installed

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