Archive for the ‘jobs’ Category

Lure of cities too strong for regional Australia to keep migrants, despite government efforts

Posted on: November 26th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Government will come face-to-face with history when it launches its new regional migration visas in November. Key points: ANU researchers find newer migrant groups are even more likely to [...] read more...

Check out this working holiday job applicant: topless!!

Posted on: November 26th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Lukas Giakintzis posted a public call out asking for advice about farm jobs The Greek/German backpacker wants farm work to extend his Australian visaMr Giakintzis is seeking accommodation and a ‘warm, [...] read more...

Australia reveals details of ‘much-awaited’ new regional work visa

Posted on: November 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 2 Comments

Australia is set to introduce new regional work visas from 16 November 2019. The visa subclass 491 will offer 14,000 places each year for the foreign skilled workers living and [...] read more...

Federal Government should repeal its failed Backpacker Tax

Posted on: November 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

AUSVEG, Australia’s peak industry body for the vegetable industry, has called on the Federal Government to repeal the controversial Backpacker Tax in full, following the Federal Court’s decision that it [...] read more...

Perth and Gold Coast embrace regional tags for influx of skilled migrants

Posted on: November 5th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Skilled migrants are now being encouraged to move to Perth and the Gold Coast as the Federal Government grapples with congestion in Australia’s three biggest cities. Key points: Perth and [...] read more...