The Standard
Thursday, 7 December 2023

Housing and childcare squeeze behind bush worker gap

By Stephanie Gardiner
Updated May 24 2023 - 10:22am, first published 10:17am
Growing demand for workers in the bush cannot be met due to a lack of housing and childcare. (Dave Hunt/AAP PHOTOS)
Growing demand for workers in the bush cannot be met due to a lack of housing and childcare. (Dave Hunt/AAP PHOTOS)

While the job market booms in country Australia, workers are hard to find amid chronic shortages of housing and childcare.

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