Devastation for Ekka workers as Brisbane iconic show is cancelled for second year running | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Devastation for Ekka workers as Brisbane iconic show is cancelled for second year running | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

Ekka workers are devastated, with the iconic Brisbane show cancelled for the second year running due to the pandemic.

It’s a cruel blow less than a week out from the scheduled opening, but showbag sales have been moved online to in an attempt to recoup costs.

“This is our livelihood and our business, and it’s just a brutal outcome.” – Brendan Williams, Chicane Showbags.

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