Hillsong will NOT be fined for hosting wild ‘music festival’ that breached Covid rules
- Police have ruled out fining Hillsong after footage of wild youth camp emerged
NSW Police have ruled out fining the organisers of a Hillsong church youth camp where crowds were filmed flouting ‘both the spirit and intent’ of COVID-19 public health orders.
Videos shows hundreds of attendees at a summer camp in Newcastle maskless, singing and dancing inside a large tent while a band performed onstage.
Minister Brad Hazzard described the event as breaching both the spirit and intent of health orders
The camp came days after changes to public health orders took effect, banning singing and dancing at music festivals and forcing the cancellation of music events like the Tamworth Country Music Festival and the Grapevine Gathering in the Hunter Valley.
In a statement on…