Meat workers consider their fate after abattoir shuts down

By Jack Morphet
Updated February 26 2017 - 8:59pm, first published February 24 2017 - 5:00am
LAID OFF: Cameron Hampton, 20, moved to Cootamundra from Brisbane six months ago for a job at Manildra Meat Works in Cootamundra but now finds himself out of a job. Picture: Kieren L Tilly

Cootamundra’s largest employer closed its doors on Friday, leaving 150 permanent and 70 casual staff out of a job.