Thousands turned out for the Deniliquin Rodeo on April 3, with crowds eager to return to the much-loved event.
Deniliquin Rodeo Committee president Greg Rourke said the sheer number of people in the district over Easter helped deliver a record-breaking crowd for Easter Saturday’s Rodeo Under the Stars.
‘‘We estimate we had more than 3000 people through the gates, which is definitely a record for us,’’ Mr Rourke said.
‘‘Our gate doubled from our last event, too.
‘‘A lot of people pre-purchased their tickets, and everyone was great with adhering to the COVID-safe QR code sign-in requirement.
‘‘It was a great team effort by the committee to put on the event.
‘‘Events like ours…