Mercury (Hobart, Australia) – BLUNDSTONE Arena will host the largest Christmas carols event seen in Hobart with Cricket Tasmania hoping to build a tradition on the back of its Big Bash success.

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  • BLUNDSTONE Arena will host the largest Christmas carols event seen in Hobart with Cricket Tasmania hoping to build a tradition on the back of its Big Bash success.
  • Cricket fans at the Christmas Eve blockbuster Twenty20 clash this year between the Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars can stick around after the game finishes with the carols to begin about 7pm.
  • Cricket Tasmania chief executive Nick Cummins said patrons’ Big Bash tickets would give them entry to the game and the carols, which are expected to run for about an hour.
  • “We want to be the home of Christmas carols in Hobart,” Mr Cummins said.
  • “I am a massive cricket fan and a big carols event like this, in a massive venue has not happened for a few years,” he said.The Hurricanes will also announce today that Tassal has become its principal partner under a new deal.

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