fruit picking

What is the high commissioner to Tonga doing in the Burnett?

premium_icon What is the high commissioner to Tonga doing in the Burnett?

How the seasonal workers have transformed this town's economy.

Taiwanese man settles in Burnett town

premium_icon Taiwanese man settles in Burnett town

'I am going to move here in the next couple of days.'

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

English backpacker makes shocking claims about a Woolgoolga farm.

Farmer says Bundy needs full time Fair Work Ombudsman

Farmer says Bundy needs full time Fair Work Ombudsman

Farmers call for a Bundy-based ombudsman to stop labour hire rorts

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says backpackers are essential for the fruit picking industry

Growers call for Centrelink changes to help fruit pickers

Growers call for Centrelink changes to help fruit pickers

Strawberry industry wants greater domestic interest in seasonal work

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Berry fields forever busy

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas expanded

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

More than 60 Asian workers are owed close to a combined $200,000

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Young foreigners are ‘vulnerable’

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Korean and Taiwanese backpackers bolster picking armies