seasonal workers

Seasonal workers to give economy ‘strawesome’ boost

premium_icon Seasonal workers to give economy ‘strawesome’ boost

Strawberry season has arrived for the Sunshine Coast as up to 10,000 pickers and...

Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

premium_icon Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

Strict guidelines have been put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus to...

Orchardist talks held over COVID-19 'humanitarian crisis'

premium_icon Orchardist talks held over COVID-19 'humanitarian crisis'

Orchardists in the region are stressing the need for ‘overflow accommodation’...

Visa extensions for pickers welcomed

premium_icon Visa extensions for pickers welcomed

Seasonal workers who can’t return home given a helping hand

Farmers welcome seasonal worker visa extensions

premium_icon Farmers welcome seasonal worker visa extensions

Industry welcomes visa extensions for international seasonal workers

Tax review up in the air

Tax review up in the air

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce says a decision is forthcoming.

Exploited workers threatened with deportation

Exploited workers threatened with deportation

Workers told to be exploited or leave the country

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