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The popular guitar raffle kept volunteers for Cystic Fibrosis NSW such as Keith busy at Bluefest. Photo Luis Feliu
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Light rain fell over the festival site at Tyagarah today (Saturday) but punters revelled in the feel-good friendly atmosphere where a common love of music in all its styles bonds them all.

The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting showers tomorrow, with the chance of a thunderstorm but clearing for Monday with only a slight chance of showers at night.

~ Photos Jeff Dawson

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