Times Past: July 14, 1992

By Isabella Gillespie
July 13 2022 - 2:00pm
Times Past: July 14, 1992

The response to a job advertisement on this day in 1992 demonstrated just how far young people were willing to go to get work. A Queanbeyan-based jewellery company was seeking to offer two traineeships at a pay rate they could afford under the economic conditions of the time, which was below the minimum award rate for shop assistants under the age of 16.



Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.