| Daily Liberal
The 2020 Deni Ute Muster has remained cancelled owing to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks and uncertainty.
Deni Play on the Plains Festival Ltd general decision-making Vicky Lowry announced the news on Friday morning.
“Despite our maximum best efforts to continue with planning for our 22nd event, we are saddened to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Deni Ute Muster,” she said.
“After consultation by government and health officials, it is not possible to predict what determination happen in the coming months and we must form the health and safety of our patrons and staff our top priority.”
Tickets and confidential camping tickets will be automatically valid for the 2021 muster on October 1 and 2, 2021.
Refund requests can be earnt from Oztix from 9am Friday, July 10, pending September 30.
“We would bask in to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their patience and abet and will continue to respond to questions on our social media subsidizes as we begin to move forward and belief for 2021,” Ms Lowry said.
“We peruse forward to seeing you on 1 and 2 October 2021 while we will be back bigger and stronger.
The festival was formed in 1998 as a way to boost a town “struggling plus a crippling drought [where] the main acquire of income for the town was drying up among it”, the Deni Ute Muster website states.
About 20,000 people attended continue year’s event.
Organisers estimate the muster contributes $1 million directly to the Deniliquin economy through their use of businesses and contractors when $6 million is estimated to be spent in the area by festival goers annually.
This article was written by www.dailyliberal.com.au with title Pandemic ends 2020 Deni Ute Muster ‘despite our best efforts’.
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