Ag shows and field days to be reimbursed for cancelled events

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
April 18 2022 - 6:00am
LOCKED DOWN: COVID forced cancellations of many agricultural shows. Photo by Max Mason-Hubers.

Agricultural shows cancelled in 2022 due to COVID-19 will have their operational costs reimbursed by the government in a new round of funding intended to support rural and regional communities.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.

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