Corangamite Shire councillors approve worker housing plan

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March 1 2023 - 2:00pm
Corangamite Shire councillors have voted to approve a proposal to construct key worker housing. It comes amid a revelation farmers in the shire are increasingly becoming unable to take time off due to a lack of workers.
Corangamite Shire councillors have voted to approve a proposal to construct key worker housing. It comes amid a revelation farmers in the shire are increasingly becoming unable to take time off due to a lack of workers.

A shortage of affordable key worker accommodation means south-west Victorian farmers are increasingly forgoing their holidays to tend to the land.

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Jessica Greenan

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Journalist at The Warrnambool Standard covering both Moyne Shire and Corangamite Shire Council. Sometimes court. Special interest in all things environment.

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