Party in the Apocalypse a 'very significant' COVID spread event, Public Health says

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
January 3 2022 - 4:00am
Public Health has identified 25 COVID cases from the Party in the Apocalypse music festival in Launceston on December 27 and 28. Picture: Paul Scambler

A music festival held in Launceston last month has resulted in a "very significant" spread of COVID-19 with event goers contacted by Public Health to monitor their symptoms and use "common sense".


Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

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