Santa's not the only one who works hard on Christmas day

Christmas might be Santa's busiest day of the year, but he's not alone in heading out to work while the rest of us celebrate.
Christmas might be Santa's busiest day of the year, but he's not alone in heading out to work while the rest of us celebrate. Thinkstock

WHILE you have your feet up, munching through prawns or turkey amidst the wreckage of wrapping paper tomorrow, spare a thought for those who work through Christmas.

While Christmas is a day of family, gifts and celebration for most people, for some it's a work day just like any other.

Northern Star reporter Hamish Broome caught up with a few of the Northern Rivers locals who will not be downing tools for the holiday tomorrow.



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