Backlash swells against Sydney bus privatisation

11,000 Sydneysiders have signed a petition opposing the privatisation of the city’s remaining bus network, which would break a pre-election commitment ruling out any additional privatisations:

Hundreds of people have rallied outside NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s office to oppose plans to privatise Sydney’s remaining state-owned bus services.

Union members and commuters were among those who gathered in Martin Place on Monday afternoon to oppose the shake-up, chanting “shame Gladys, shame” and “stand up, fight back”.

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