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Would you work for $500 a DAY? Desperate farmers offer out-of-work Australians extraordinary money to pick fruit

October 1st, 2020 industry Comment (2)

Farmers are facing the prospect of leaving fruit to rot on trees during harvestCOVID-19 travel restrictions have caused a severe shortage in foreign workers  Growers are calling on unemploye... read more...

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Government to offer welfare and visa boosts for picking fruit – visa extensions for backpackers

October 1st, 2020 backpacker No Comments

Scott Morrison said there was work being done on this, which would be announced very soon – but pick for the dole looks like becoming a reality. Unemployed young people could [...] read more...

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