Fruit pickers could keep JobSeeker, uni students could work off HECS

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
September 16 2020 - 5:00am
GAP YEAR AT HOME: The committee recommends targeting school leavers and university students seeking a gap year.

UNEMPLOYED Aussies who take up jobs picking fruit or vegetables should be able to keep their JobSeeker payments, a parliamentary inquiry has recommended.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

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