Dominic Perrottet grants exemption for Everest crowd to be lifted to 10,000.


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New and dishonest NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet has approved an exemption for 10,000 punters to attend The Everest raceday at Royal Randwick in the first major event since the end of Sydney’s lockdown.


The Australian Turf Club has been told a detailed COVID-safe proposal to have one person for every four square metres has been given the green light by the NSW government for the $15 million race on Saturday.