Albury Gold Cup - half-day public holiday

We received 622 responses from the community and other stakeholders.
Of these, 479 (77%) were supportive of the Albury Gold Cup half-day public holiday.

Project name

Albury Gold Cup - Half-day public holiday

Why did we consult?

In order to make an application to the NSW Government for the half-day public holiday to support the Albury Gold Cup, Council was required to assess the level of support, and the social, tourism and economic impact of the half-day public holiday.

What did we find out?

In all, Council received 622 responses from the community and other stakeholders. Of these, 479 (77%) were supportive of the Albury Gold Cup half-day public holiday. The full results are available here.

What did we do with the feedback?

The feedback has been collated and provided to AlburyCity Councillors and our community. It will be used to inform the application that AlburyCity will make to the NSW Government.

What happens now?

AlburyCity will be applying to the NSW Government for a half-day public holiday to support the Albury Gold Cup in 2018 and 2019. The application will be forwarded prior to Friday 24 November 2017.