Finding love in the country: Single abalone farmer looking for love

First aired on ABC 19 March 2018. Click here to read the full article.


Living in a shack on an abalone farm can be an isolating experience, but it’s often the reality when you work in a primary industry.

Luke Thorpe is 28, he lives in a shack at Narrawong Bay in south-west Victoria. Most of his mates have settled down and he sometimes he feels like he’s a bit ‘on the shelf.’

Luke’s tried Tinder, but says it isn’t for him. He’s hoping to find someone in a more organic way.