Year 12 students
A parliamentary committee has suggested a campaign encouraging year 12 students and university graduates to take a gap year, in the bush.
Due to the pandemic they want young Australians to spend a year working on a farm - as international backpackers are unable to work.
Harvest workers and farm hands are needed.. across the south-west with a host of jobs advertised on gumtree.
Committee chair on migration Julian Lesser, speaking on 3AW says farmers are reliant on them.