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Pasin targets Marshall’s lockdown ‘overreaction’: ‘Apologise to SA’

Pasin targets Marshall’s lockdown ‘overreaction’: ‘Apologise to SA’

THE Riverland’s federal Liberal MP has launched a stinging criticism of Premier Steven Marshall’s handling of last week’s statewide lockdown, calling it an “overreaction” and urging his party colleague to apologise to South Australians.

Visa changes aimed at preventing a harvest workforce collapse… STAY HERE

EFFORTS of a local MP have helped lead to changes in visa regulations for backpackers and Pacific Islanders aimed at avoiding a “20 per cent” workforce shortage for Riverland growers. The Federal Government last night announced a scheme allowing travelling seasonal workers to extend their Australian visas would be funded in the new Federal Budget. […]