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The Prime Minister's First Ever Job Was To Sell Bananas

There's always money in the banana stand.

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Mr Turnbull told Spirit Radio in WA that he enjoyed being a banana labourer because he "got a lot of upper body exercise lifting cases of bananas on and off trucks".

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"First job? Well... my first proper job was working as a labourer for a banana merchant in the Sydney City Markets in the days when they were right in the centre of the city," he said.

"That was quite, that was good. I was very keen on being fit so I got a lot of upper body exercise lifting cases of bananas on and off trucks."

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Alice Workman is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Canberra.

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