Events

SCAA AGM Gold Coast 2020

SCAA 2021 AGM

DATE:

Friday 28th May 2021,  8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

VENUE:

Mantra View Hotel, 22 View Avenue, Surfers Paradise Gold Coast Queensland

EVENTS:

AGM Dinner - Exclusive 1 hour Shark Bay Tour followed by Great Aussie BBQ
(Venue - SeaWorld Resort)

ACCOMMODATION:

MANTRA ON VIEW HOTEL

Please note that there is a special accommodation rate for SCAA members. Guests can make reservations by calling 1300 987 604. Please quote ‘Shearing Contractors Association of Australia’ to ensure special rate.

RSVP:

Text of phone 0432 851 359  or email lisa@scaa.org.au
Industrial Awards
SCAA Members can access relevant industrial awards and receive timely updates as the Awards are amended.
Workplace Health & Safety
Shearing contractors who are keen to hear from travelers and backpackers interested in joining the harvest trail.
Wool Harvesting Jobs
Keep up to date with the latest in Australian workplace health and safety legislation.

News & Views

NSW Gov Media Release re New Agricultural Workers’ Code

Please see the media release / info below. https://www.nsw.gov.au/media-releases/new-rules-to-allow-greater-movement-for-agriculture-workers There are no ‘outcomes’ at this stage in terms of improvements for border crossings, however at least the politicians are talking ‘out loud’ which will put pressure on them to make the necessary improvements.
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Victoria & SA Shearing School information

Please find links below for information in relation to up-coming shearing schools to be held in SA and Victoria .  For further details, please call 1300 787 984 or email admin@swti.edu.au https://mcusercontent.com/896f03706c74801ac0780caa2/files/a862c002-30a0-4292-99ab-7cb942682f26/SCAA_SWTI_Contractor_Course_Flyer_A4_1_.pdf https://mcusercontent.com/896f03706c74801ac0780caa2/files/951f404f-9766-4cd0-8854-273228a8bdb0/Shearing_Program_2020_South_Australia_for_SCAA_only.pdf https://mcusercontent.com/896f03706c74801ac0780caa2/files/5eb4c729-10e6-4168-95a2-d28488ee2ba2/Shearing_Program_2020_Victoria_1_.pdf
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VIC – SA BORDER

Highlights for Shearing Industry Employers Agriculture (Shearing Workers) have been exempted from the previous announcement to revoke Vic-SA Community Border permits (40Km region). For clarity, Shearing Industry workers can continue to work both sides of the SA-Vic Border, same as the previous arrangement (up to 21 August) Read the information below for full details: ‘Cross […]
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Shearing Industry & Covid Webinar Recording

If you missed last week’s Webinar on Shearing Industry & Covid, below is the link to the recording. Below is also a link to a document with an extensive list STATE-BY-STATE of on-line resources in order to assist you keeping your Shearing industry workers, families, customers and communities safe and minimize the impact of COVID. Please […]
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