New Zealanders call to be included in welfare eligibility

Sally Whyte
March 27 2020 - 4:30am
Manager of Xanthus Hair in Jamison Plaza, Henry Edwards, is a New Zealander working and living in Australia who will not receive the benefits of Centrelink if they close the shop. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos
Manager of Xanthus Hair in Jamison Plaza, Henry Edwards, is a New Zealander working and living in Australia who will not receive the benefits of Centrelink if they close the shop. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Henry Edwards is like many Canberrans facing an uncertain future in the wake of the economic shocks being felt as Australia tries to slow the spread of coronavirus.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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