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
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News & Views

Border Update (5)

SA Border Community Essential workers (including Shearing) are once again able to travel and work within the 40km Border Zone, reversing last week’s announcement that this would end. Vic-NSW Border: Permits are now available for travel up to 100Km into NSW. We are working on resolving current issues to travel further than 100Km into NSW.
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Border Update (4)

New permit for Ag workers for Vic-NSW Border: Available for work up to 100Km into NSW. Over100km – permits issued on case-by case basis.
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NSW-VIC Border Issue

Please click on the following link to a recent statement from the Minister Marshall that the agricultural workers specified in the list are acknowledged as essential workers – which includes Shearers. https://mcusercontent.com/896f03706c74801ac0780caa2/files/0247ae37-4aa5-4766-bfee-b31127daabcd/NSW_Ag_Minister_Vic_NSW_Border_announcement_20200818.pdf The new Permit requires that the CEO makes the application and the restrictions include: no shared accommodation, self-isolating when not at work, record […]
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Border Update (3)

Vic-NSW Border permit issue for Ag Workers, is before NSW Dep Premier – hoping for a solution before the end of the week. Vic-SA Border permits: no progress to report. NSW-QLD and NSW-SA permits still OK.
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