Incentive payment to encourage Queenslanders to take up farm work
A program that encourages Queenslanders to fill short-term labour demands in agriculture has been expanded state-wide.
Under the Back to Work in Agriculture Incentive Scheme, workers could be eligible for a $1,500 payment to assist with accommodation and transport costs associated with travelling and living in remote locations.
The Federal Government is also offering an additional incentive of up to $6,000 for Australian jobseekers to relocate for farming jobs.
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