Connect with us

Central Queensland News

Billlionaire family warns resort staff: ‘Pay penalty rates, we’re broke in a heartbeat’




A Courier-Mail investigation into the Whitsundays holiday destination Hamilton Island has uncovered accounts by full-time staff of routinely working hours of unpaid overtime each week while being legally stripped of penalty rates for weekend, night and public holiday shifts under the Island’s 2009-approved collective agreement.It can be revealed the pay issues come amid a major headache for Island’s owner in the Fair Work Commission, where a single worker is taking on the might of the…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

You might also like ...

Happy #EarthDay! Did you know that: Queensland’s protected area network cover…
Tourism vouchers for Brisbane, Whitsundays to save holidaymakers hundreds