The Block issues ‘desperate’ plea for tradies amid new season crisis

The Block is facing a critical tradie shortage amid filming, with the program’s building

company posting an urgent social media plea for immediate applications to save the show.

Nine in Six, the construction company behind the upcoming Tree Change season,

which is based in Gisborne, Victoria, “desperately needs help to complete the series,” it posted on Instagram this week.

“We desperately need help completing the current series of The Block, Tree Change.

Carpenters, Cladding Crews, Skilled labourers, Trade Assistants,” the company’s official account wrote.

“Wages, Casual, Subbies we won’t discriminate. Immediate start,

5 Weeks to go Location Gisborne Victoria. Send us a message if you’re keen.”

The Block executive producer Julian Cress also said building materials have been