Bidding war breaks out for shearers

Chris McLennan
By Chris McLennan
Updated January 18 2021 - 11:40pm, first published 5:00am
IN DEMAND: Shearers are in hot demand across Australia and a bidding war has broken out - some are offering well above award rates. At the same time, the AWU says it wants a lift in award rates.

A bidding price war has broken out across Australia trying to secure shearers.

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Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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