Victoria's shearing industry is under strain due to critical labour shortages

By Alex Dalziel
Updated December 22 2020 - 12:05pm, first published December 21 2020 - 8:00pm
Sheep shearing industry faces shortages as Kiwi workers stay home
Sheep shearing industry faces shortages as Kiwi workers stay home

Wimmera shearers have said the industry is under strain as it faces a critical shortage in workers from New Zealand as a result of the COVID pandemic and an increase in New Zealand's shearing award rate.

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