New Zealand shearers avoiding quarantine, travel costs

Joely Mitchell
By Joely Mitchell
September 16 2020 - 8:00pm
Australia is missing its around 500 seasonal New Zealand shearers that would normally be in the country now.

Despite the federal government granting New Zealand shearers short-term visas to enter Australia for the busy spring shearing period, only a handful have accepted the offer.

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Joely Mitchell

Joely Mitchell

National sheep and wool writer and rural property writer

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