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The Casino Beef Week Committee say they understand the community’s disappointment. Beef Beef Week Committee President Frank McKey said the committee voted to cancel this year’s Beef Week and Truck Show due to the new ongoing Public Health Order. ‘It was a devastating decision, but we are working on bringing you the greatest Beef Week, and Truck Shows yet in 2021.’

To celebrate this year’s Casino Beef Week and Truck Show; we ask everyone to flood our social media with their memories of past events. Posts can be photos, videos, stories or thoughts. Hashtag #CasinoBeefWeek2020 or #CasinoTruckShow2020

On behalf of the Casino Beef Week Committee, Mr McKey wanted to thank the sponsors and the Richmond Valley community for their unwavering support throughout these tough times.

To find out more about the NCMC Casino Beef Week festival visit: www.casinobeefweek.com.au.


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