fruit picking

Sex acts expected of backpackers in return for low wage

premium_icon Sex acts expected of backpackers in return for low wage

Backpackers were expected to perform sexual favours for work: Union.

Plan to ban the backpacker slammed

premium_icon Plan to ban the backpacker slammed

Plan to slash visas 'will end with fruit rotting in the fields'.

Bludgers told: Pick fruit or lose handout

premium_icon Bludgers told: Pick fruit or lose handout

DOLE bludgers face penalties if they refuse to take jobs at farms.

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

Backpacker dubs Woolgoolga farm 'modern day slavery'

English backpacker makes shocking claims about a Woolgoolga farm.

Backpackers at risk of 'black market' labour exploitation

Backpackers at risk of 'black market' labour exploitation

More than 25 "dedicated investigations" launched into 417 visas

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says overseas workers vital

MP says backpackers are essential for the fruit picking industry

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Backpackers coerced into sexual favours by farm employers

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Palmview’s Strawberry Fields forever busy

Berry fields forever busy

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas to be expanded

Inquiries into 417 visas expanded

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Australian dream a nightmare for many labour hire employees

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

Onion pickers left in tears over stolen wages

More than 60 Asian workers are owed close to a combined $200,000

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Complaints received from underpaid fruit pickers

Young foreigners are ‘vulnerable’

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Backpackers continue the picking trend

Korean and Taiwanese backpackers bolster picking armies