Barnaby Joyce reveals personal struggle with New England's 'childcare deserts'

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
Updated May 15 2022 - 9:54am, first published May 14 2022 - 8:00am
Promises: The Coalition commits to funding a new child care centre in Guyra. Photo: File

Barnaby Joyce has revealed that childcare is so hard to come by in his electorate, even his family has struggled to find a place.


Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at

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