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Northern Star
Backpacker labour shortage hasn’t hit Northern Rivers farmsBACKPACKERS are still flocking to the Northern Rivers despite 34,000 fewer visa
Backpacker labour shortage hasn’t hit Northern Rivers farms
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
BACKPACKERS are still flocking to the Northern Rivers despite 34,000 fewer visas being approved last year, which has seen a critical labour shortage in some regional NSW agriculture industries. The number of workers coming to Australia under the 417... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Mental health week targets winter bluesLisa Mizan, a political science and history student at Brandon University, warm
Mental health week targets winter blues
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Lisa Mizan, a political science and history student at Brandon University, warms up to Wickett the whippet, a therapy dog owned by Val Andrey (left), during Monday’s kickoff to mental health week at BU. If you’re feeling a bit down this week, it... Read more

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