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New Zealand growers still lack seasonal workers

Posted on: October 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

New ZealandMeanwhile, in neighbouring New Zealand, a leading grower says the government’s move to allow more seasonal workers into the country still isn’t enough to keep up with demand. The [...] read more...

Backpackers prepare for life on the farm amid growing demand and working holiday visa surge

Posted on: October 7th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Ley Webster trains farm workers and runs a recruitment agency to supply workers to West Australian farmers — but she has a problem. Key points: In the past year, the [...] read more...

Adventure Tourism Awards 2019 – Nominations now open

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

Adventure Queensland (AQ) is excited to announce the industry led youth tourism awards ceremony and conference will be sponsored by Tourism Australia again in 2019, this year as our Platinum [...] read more...

Great Barrier Reef – a new hope

Posted on: July 9th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

At a time when portions of the Great Barrier Reef are being devastated by coral decline, Southern Cross University doctoral researcher Kay Davis has found an island near Gladstone has [...] read more...

EOFY insurance checkup for your SME

Posted on: June 27th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The end of the financial year (EOFY) is a time for stocktakes, which includes taking stock of your insurance and risk-management program. Reviewing your insurance is an „essential task” for [...] read more...