Tasmanian shearers left in limbo due to state border restrictions

Caitlin Jarvis
By Caitlin Jarvis
September 30 2020 - 1:00am
WINDING DOWN: Tasmanian shearer Sam Byers (front) is waiting coronavirus out in Tasmania, but the season is winding up soon.Photo by Phillip Biggs.

Tasmanian shearers are facing financial limbo as the state's border control measures force them to stay in the state or face lengthy and expensive quarantine.

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Caitlin Jarvis

Caitlin Jarvis

Senior Journalist

I have worked in the Tasmanian digital/print media for 11 years, spanning two newsrooms. Covering Northern politics, development, I have developed a keen interest in agricultural and education news, as well as issues-based long-form journalism. Contact me at caitlin.jarvis@examiner.com.au

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