Archive for the ‘WHV’ Category

Labor’s rotten deal for farmers and Working Holiday Makers

Posted on: February 4th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Australian farmers and our tourism industry will suffer at the hands of a Shorten Labor government who plan to back an ACTU bid to put new restrictions on working holiday [...] read more...

Have your say on „Beyond Tourism 2020”. Feedback form attached

Posted on: February 4th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

If you have opinions on what the Federal Government’s tourism priorities should be over the next decade, now is your chance to voice them, in the „Beyond Tourism 2020” consultation [...] read more...

Backpacker industry responds to ACTU negativity on WHV

Posted on: January 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow 8 Comments

In response to the ACTU attempting to influence the Labour Party regarding the WHV, the backpacker industry has responded in a positive way. Backpacker Operators Association NSW (BOA) and Adventure [...] read more...

Serious threat to the WHV by the ACTU

Posted on: January 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow 2 Comments

Labor and the union movement has sparked a pre-election war with farmers over its plan to restrict access to working holiday maker visas. From The Daily Telegraph: The Australian Council [...] read more...

Australian Chamber of Commerce comes out swinging on behalf of the WHV

Posted on: January 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Australia’s peak body of tourism organisations, Australian Chamber-Tourism, is concerned by reports today that the Unions would be applying strong pressure on a possible Labor Government to wind back the [...] read more...