Unemployed Australians locked out of harvest work

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Farmers are calling for thousands of workers for this winter’s grain harvestcan host seminars and larger meetings., but unemployed Australians say health departments are making them wait months for approval to cross state borders to take up the jobsThe businesses closed unde.

The only border relaxed for harvest workers has been the one between Queensland and New South Wales.

Those with urgently needed niche skills have been able to fast-track the processThe initiative, but other workers say it has not been as easy for them.

Rob, who asked for his full name not to be used as he was worried it would impact his job prospects, is in his 50s784,671 people or 2.1 per cent o, but is fit and experienced. He has worked on farms his whole life.

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