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DATE CLASH FOR MAJOR EVENTS LOOMING

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Two of the regions largest events, The Riverland field days and Riverland football league grand final are set for a one off date clash this year, with the date in question September the 14th.

Both events are seen are some of the largest in the region, with thousands typically attending both.

Field days Executive manager Tim Grieger was confident the clash wouldn’t affect attendances and said the field days attracts lots of people from outside the region, and local footy fans could easily attend both with the field days being a Friday and Saturday event.

The field days until recently was held mid-week, however made the move to a Friday/Saturday fixture in recent years.

The Riverland football League grand final is typically held on the second Saturday of September.

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