The Sydney Morning Herald hosted a population summit on Monday. Inevitably, migration was central to the debate. The event made lots of news, both in the host paper on the day of the event, as well in other outlets the following day.
The ambition to replicate Canada’s apparent success in having more migrants settle in regional areas was the main theme. Read more...
The Far North Queensland Designated Area Migration Agreement (FNQ DAMA) is now open to businesses and employers to sponsor skilled migrants in Cassowary Coast, the Tablelands, Mareeba, Cairns and the Douglas Shire
Initially two hunded places have been made available for skilled overseas workers. There are many occupations listed that are not available on STSOL like childcare workers, deck hands, dental assistants or farm inspector.