Record demand for regional workers stronger than height of mining boom

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated February 9 2022 - 1:34am, first published 1:00am
Record demand for regional workers stronger than height of mining boom

REGIONAL Australia is already below the new nationwide unemployment target of 4 per cent and in most places the need for labour is outstripping supply, with demand for workers stronger now than at the height of mining boom, a new study reveals.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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