The HR Nicholls Society believes that in a modern society there is no intrinsic imbalance in bargaining power between employers and employees and the regulation of workplace relations should be minimal. That is in the interests of both sides and in maximising economic growth for the economic and social benefit of the nation.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Abolition of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal

The H.R. Nicholls Society supports and welcomes the Prime Minister’s pledge to abolish the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal. The Tribunal’s most recent order increasing the mandatory rates owner-operator truck drivers are required to charge threatens to push prices up by between 15 and 30 per cent and drive 35,000 self-employed truck drivers out of business. […]

Another HR Nicholls Society member for parliament!

Media Release March 6, 2016 Another HR Nicholls Society member for parliament James Paterson preselected for Senate The HR Nicholls Society congratulates member James Paterson on his preselection by the Liberal Party today for the no 1 Senate position for Victoria.  James was a member of the board of the society in 2011-13. The society […]

Media Release: ABCC Delay Unacceptable

The H.R. Nicholls Society says it is utterly dismayed by the Turnbull Government’s decision to delay the passage of legislation to re-establish the Australian Building and Construction Commission. As Australia’s leading proponent of people’s right to work free from union interference and intimidation, the Society says the Government’s decision is a betrayal of both its […]

Employment Opportunity

Executive Director About the HR Nicholls Society Australia, a century ago, was the richest country in the world in per capita terms. In the 21st century, however, we face the prospect of continuing economic decline and a further reduction in our standards of living. A major factor in our economic decline and increasingly gloomy economic […]

Has anybody here seen Labor’s Bobby?

When it comes to tackling union corruption, Bill Shorten should take a leaf out of the Kennedy playbook. Seven weeks after the release of the final report of the Royal Commission Into Trade Union Governance and Corruption, there is no evidence that the Labor Party is about to see the light. That report gave the […]

Keynote Dinner Speaker: Bernie Finn MP

The HR Nicholls Society is pleased to announce that Bernie Finn MP, MLC for the Western Metropolitan Region will be the keynote dinner speaker at the 2015 Annual Conference on the topic of: Advance Australia. What happened? About Bernie Bernie Finn was born and raised in Victoria, and has a history of civic engagement in […]

HRN AGM Notice

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Thursday 28 November 2015 – commencing at 5.30pm    “ Morgans at 401” Collins Street, Melbourne – mezzanine floor         AGENDA Welcome to members Apologies President’s Report Treasurer’s Report  Election of Office Bearers General Business   Note this meeting will be held after the annual conference in the afternoon of 28 November […]