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AUSTRALIA-WIDE

* Anzac Day services cancelled in all states with the public banned from attending dawn services 

* Groovin the Moo music festival cancelled

* Bunnings’ sausage sizzles have been suspended with the company donating gift cards to community groups which had pre-booked the popular fundraiser

* Hearings at the High Court postponed with the full bench not set to meet again in Canberra until August, but the court will continue to hand down judgements

* Remaining Sheffield Shield cricket matches and final cancelled

* Jimmy Eat World national tour cancelled

* Cricket’s One Day International series between Australia and New Zealand cancelled

* Round 1 AFL and remaining AFLW matches will be played without spectators

* Super Rugby on hold indefinitely

* NRL to play without crowds, with the NZ Warriors based in northern NSW for the time being

* A-League and W-League to play out season in empty stadiums, with NZ’s Wellington Phoenix to spend their 14-day compulsory isolation in training

NEW SOUTH WALES

* Sydney Opera House public performances cancelled

* Sydney Writers’ Festival cancelled

* Australian Fashion Week in Sydney cancelled

* Splendour in the Grass rescheduled to October

* Vivid Sydney Festival cancelled

* Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney cancelled

* Sydney’s Royal Easter Show cancelled

* Download festival, scheduled for Melbourne and Sydney, cancelled after My Chemical Romance pulled out amid coronavirus fears

* Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival to go ahead without punters and only essential staff allowed, with international horses expected to be denied entry

* Large-scale booze buses in Qld, NSW and WA suspended

VICTORIA

* Bushfire Relief Concert headlined by Miley Cyrus cancelled after she pulled out

* Melbourne International Comedy Festival cancelled

* Meadow 2020, an international music festival, cancelled

* Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show cancelled

* Shows for the Shrek and Harry Potter musicals cancelled

* The National Gallery of Victoria has been shut temporarily

QUEENSLAND

* 2020 World Science Festival Brisbane cancelled

* World Surf League opening event of the 2020 Championship Tour on the Gold Coast cancelled

* 2020 Surf Life Saving Championships cancelled

* Brisbane Comedy Festival cancelled

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

* The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety hearings in Adelaide and future hearings closed to the public until further notice

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

* Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum rescheduled to October

* 2020 Fremantle International Street Arts Festival cancelled

NORTHERN TERRITORY

* Bass in the Grass, music festival postponed until October

TASMANIA

* Tasmania’s Dark Mofo 2020 cancelled

With Australian Associated Press 

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