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Are you considering moving to Australia? Why?

Photo / Seamus Boyer, Wairarapa Times-Age
Photo / Seamus Boyer, Wairarapa Times-Age

New Zealand's "brain drain" of skilled workers across the Tasman looks set to worsen as big Australian companies arrive in Auckland offering "fantastic job opportunities and lifestyles".

Oz Jobs Expo, to be held at the ASB Showgrounds in Epsom on February 12 and 13, is being heavily promoted through full-page advertisements in newspapers.

Jason Clayton, the New Zealander behind the event, said his company, Custom Employment Events, had 24,000 New Zealanders on its books and expected up to 7500 would attend the expo.

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