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NSW govt list of high risk music festivals

FOMO festival, Defqon.1, Knockout Games of Destiny and Lost Paradise festival are among 14 festivals classified as high risk by the NSW government.
SBS - Published

NSW music festival's court fight after police pull plug

Organisers said the event is being unfairly targeted as a response to drug overdose deaths at the Defqon.1 music festival in September.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Police seize $5m of drugs from lab with suspected links to Defqon.1 'overdoses'

NSW Police have charged a man and dismantled a large clandestine laboratory, seizing illegal drugs with an estimated street value of $5.2 million.
SBS - Published Also reported by •Brisbane TimesSydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Before Defqon.1, another exiled festival moved to Canberra

However with clashes between locals and event organisers, a police report about poo, and a flaming letterbox, the shift was anything but smooth.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'This is not #MeToo': barrister says groping cop isn't 'Weinstein'

NSW police officer Mitchell Willey grabbed a woman's genitalia while off-duty at the Defqon.1 music festival last year.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Pill testing won't be used to lure events to Canberra, govt says

ACT Greens leader Shane Rattenbury had labelled Defqon.1 an "economic opportunity" for Canberra.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Canberra Now: Greens' Defqon.1 invite; UC's 'burn and churn' problem

Good morning Canberra and welcome to another working week. Hopefully you're starting to adjust to the start of daylight saving time and aren't running an hour late. 
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

ACT Greens invite Defqon.1 to Canberra, may offer pill testing

NSW effectively banned the event after two died, three were in a critical condition and hundreds of others were sick because of drugs.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'This way to the festival of drugs and booze': Defqon. 1 deaths leave Listen Out revellers undeterred

Police arrested 159 people for drug offences at the event, and seven people had to be hospitalised because of drugs.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Music industry demands a spot on NSW Premier's festival safety panel

The music industry wants a spot on a new expert panel established to make music festivals safer, following two deaths at Defqon.1.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Time for clear thinking on party pills

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian is right to take seriously the tragic deaths of a 21-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man after taking apparently tainted  recreational drugs at the Defqon.1 music..
Sydney Morning Herald - Published

Father who lost son to overdose at Defqon.1 says don't stop festival

Plea comes as Premier appears to waver her pledge to ban the Defqon.1 music festival.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

We need to talk about drugs in a radically different way

The tragic deaths of two young people as a result of suspected drug overdoses at the Defqon.1 music festival has again put a spotlight on our approach to drugs.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Pill testing push after NSW premier vows to stop music festival Defqon.1

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has vowed to crack down on a festival after a spate of overdoses but some are renewing calls for pill testing over prohibition.
SBS - Published

NSW Premier 'aghast' at festival deaths but rejects calls for pill testing

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has rejected renewed calls for pill testing at music festivals after two drug-related deaths at Defqon.1.
SBS - Published

Premier vows to stop music festival Defqon.1 after two deaths

Sydney dance music festival Defqon.1 could be banned in NSW by Premier Gladys Berejiklian who said she was aghast at the deaths of two young people.
SBS - Published

Two dead after Sydney dance music festival Defqon.1

Two people have died and another three are critically ill in hospital after more than a dozen suspected overdoses at Sydney dance music festival Defqon.1.
SBS - Published

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