James Blunt cancels Australian tour due to "COVID-19 pandemic and goverment restrictions"

James Blunt has cancelled his Australian tour due to "the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and government restrictions".

Event organisers A Day On The Green made the announcement today.

Blunt was due to perform at Bimbadgen Estate in the Hunter Valley on November 21 with special guests Jason Mraz and Olympia.

"James and Jason would like to thank fans for their understanding and both look forward to returning at a future date," the statement read.

"A Day On The Green apologise to all those affected by this cancellation."

Ticketmaster will refund back to the original credit card used to purchase tickets. Only the original credit card holder will receive a refund. If you received your ticket(s) any other way, including via "Ticket Forward", you will need to contact the original credit card holder for your refund.

If you bought at a Ticketmaster outlet using cash or EFTPOS, you'll need to take your ticket(s), and the EFTPOS card used if applicable, to a Ticketmaster outlet where staff will help with your refund.

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