CMC Rocks postponed after PM announces mass event ban
UPDATE: After a press convention by Prime Minister Scott Morrison immediately CMC Rocks introduced shortly after to their clients that the a lot anticipated competition at Willowbank shall be postponed till later this 12 months.
The announcement comes after it was introduced that mass gatherings of greater than 500 individuals shall be banned from Monday March 16 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The ban is supposed to solely have an effect on non-essential gatherings like concert events and festivals.
Different occasions like the favored Panyiri Greek Competition and the Grand Prix have been cancelled earlier.
There isn’t any information as to how the ban will have an effect on NRL and AFL video games. Earlier immediately Miranda Lambert and Kip Moore each posted on social media to substantiate they have been nonetheless coming to Australia.
In an announcement to the QT CMC organisers stated, “It’s with deep remorse that the CMC Rocks QLD group pronounces the postponement of the 2020 occasion, because of happen in Willowbank, QLD subsequent week.”
CMC Rocks advises ticket holders to carry onto their tickets with rescheduled dates to be introduced quickly.
Anybody unable to attend the occasion on the rescheduled date shall be given a refund.
EARLIER: CMC Rocks QLD has issued an announcement relating to the coronavirus and the upcoming competition:
CMC Rocks QLD 2020 shall be going forward as deliberate, from Wednesday 18 – Sunday 22 March.
We’re staying in shut contact with the well being authorities on any updates and we’re taking additional measures to think about the overall well being and security of patrons, artists and employees.
Extra handwashing services shall be out there, and we’ll have signage reminding everybody to observe good hygiene on the competition. It’s strongly suggested that patrons provide their very own hand sanitiser, a restricted vary of hygiene gadgets shall be out there for buy on the Common Retailer and Pharmacy on website.
At the moment, patrons are inspired to make use of their finest judgment to find out what is suitable for their very own well being and wellbeing.
It’s an ever-changing state of affairs, we are going to replace our CMC Rocks QLD group with any information.
We look ahead to a enjoyable and protected occasion subsequent week.
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