National quarantine hub calls for Pacific harvest workers

Jamieson Murphy
January 20 2021 - 1:00pm
FRUSTRATION: The states and horticulture sector are urging federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud to work with them on a solution. Photo: Dion Georgopoulos
FRUSTRATION: The states and horticulture sector are urging federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud to work with them on a solution. Photo: Dion Georgopoulos

THERE are calls for a national facility where Pacific Island harvest workers can serve their quarantine period, to help solve the labour shortage crippling the horticulture industry.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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