South-west business owners hit by staff shortages

Monique Patterson
By Monique Patterson
Updated May 11 2022 - 6:07am, first published 5:30am
FORCED BREAK: The owners of Mickey Bourke's closed for three days this week due to staff shortages. It's the first time they've experienced the issue in two decades.

Staff falling ill with COVID-19 after attending events including Warrnambool's May Racing Carnival and Koroit Irish Festival have hit businesses hard.

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Monique Patterson

I'm a journalist with more than 15 years experience. I currently work at The Standard in Warrnambool.