mount
Jan
03
2022
Nelson
Jan
05
2022
faq

EVENT IS STRICTLY R18. VALID ID MUST BE PROVIDED

>

‍(NZ DRIVERS LICENCE, ANY PASSPORT OR HANNZ R18 CARD)

ALL ATTENDEES WILL BE SEARCHED ON ENTRY AND PAT-DOWNS MAYBE REQUIRED

>

‍(REFUSAL WILL RESULT IN DENIED ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL)

FESTIVAL HOURS

>

BAY DREAMS MOUNT(3rd)


11am - 10:30pm 


CAMPING 

Doors Opening: 3pm - 7pm (1st) 

Check in opens:  10pm - 6pm (2nd) 

Cover: 8am - 11:59pm (3rd)

Ticketing rep & Security there 24 hours


GENERAL STORE WITHIN DREAM CITY 

1st: 3pm - 8pm 

2nd: 10pm - 8pm 

3rd: 10pm - 8pm 



HOW CAN I APPLY FOR AN ARTIST SPOT AT BAY DREAMS?

>

If you'd like to apply to perform at Bay Dreams Nelson please email info@baydreams.co.nz!

I NEED TO CONTACT THE EVENT ORGANISERS DIRECTLY, HOW DO I REACH THEM?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

CAN I VOLUNTEER TO WORK AT THIS EVENT?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

HOW DO I APPLY FOR A FOOD/MARKET STALL?

>

Visit https://baydreams.co.nz/vendors to apply for a food/market stall

WHEN WILL SET TIMES BE RELEASED?

>

Set times will be released on our Facebook page closer to the event here.

WHAT FOOD OPTIONS DO YOU HAVE FOR VEGETARIANS AND VEGANS?

>

We have multiple food vendors onsite who cater to vegetarian and vegan requirements.

HOW DO I GET A REFUND ON UNSPENT MONEY, AFTER THE EVENT?

>

You can get your money back off your wristband from www.wayver.co.nz

IS THERE A MAP OF THE FESTIVAL?

>

This will be posted closer to the event.

HOW DO I PURCHASE FOOD, DRINKS OR OTHER GOODS AT BAY DREAMS?

>

Bay Dreams uses a Cashless Payment System for all food, drink and Dream City goods.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your My Ticketspace account HERE

IS A NAME CHANGE NECESSARY?

>

Yes, your ID will be checked at the gate

IS BAY DREAMS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

Yes. Please contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz with BD North in the subject line to let us know you are coming. We will send you details about where to park and other important information that will make your festival experience more enjoyable.

CAN WE COME AND GO FROM THE FESTIVAL?

>

No, Unfortunately Bay Dreams does not do pass-outs, once you’re out, you’re out

CAN WE BRING IN OUR OWN NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & FOOD INTO THE FESTIVAL?

>

Food and non-alcoholic beverages can be purchased inside the festival

IS BAY DREAMS BYO?

>

No Bay Dreams is not a BYO event. There will be licensed bars in the festival

WHAT IF MY BIRTHDAY IS A FEW DAYS AFTER THE FESTIVAL?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IF I AM UNDER 18 CAN I COME WITH A PARENT CAREGIVER OR SOMEONE WHO IS 18?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

NO ENTRY AT THE GATES WILL BE PERMITTED TO ANYONE INTOXICATED

>

breathalysers may be used, refusal to conduct a test will result in denied access to the festival

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

>

Yes, Bay Dreams is strictly R18, you must bring valid ID such as a NZ license, Passport (any) or 18+ Card

NO


Alcohol, drugs or drug paraphernalia

Commercial food &  beverage

Fireworks, explosives or flares

Laser Pointers

Weapons

itemS that could be used as a weapon

Gang Patches

Professional cameras

Video equipment or drones

Audio recording devices

Umbrellas bigger than 1m

Sealed  bottles of water

dangerous items that could cause injury

Aerosol products / cans body spray

Air Horns

Chairs or chilli bins

Flyers, giveaways or promotional items

Kites, hula hoops, skateboards, scooters or hoverboards

Sharpies, Markers or permanent pens

Tarps, tents or sleeping bag

Hi Viz vests or jackets that may be confused with security or event staff

Toy guns, water guns or slingshots

Pets – except seeing eye dogs

BBQ or cooking equipment

YES


Personal cameras

GoPros

Hand sanitizer and baby wipes

Mobile phone and charger

Sunblock and sunglasses

empty clear plastic bottles

Backpacks (smaller than a4)

Binoculars

Chapstick and lip balm

cigarettes and lighters

E-Cigs and vape pens (single use only)

Ear plugs

Eye drops

Fanny packs and hip bags

Gum

Hats

WHAT IS THE BUS SCHEDULE?

>

Park & Ride Locations:

1) Blake Park, Mt Maunganui CBD;

2) Durham St;

3) Gordon Spratt Reserve, Papamoa


Times: 10am to 7pm

I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-TICKETS?

>

Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

CAN I SHOW MY EVENT TICKET ON MY SMART PHONE?

>

YES! Save the trees

DOES THE NAME ON MY TICKET NEED TO MATCH MY ID?

>

YES

WHAT DOES VIP MEAN?

>

Learn about what's included in VIP on our Ticket Info page here!

CAN I BUY TICKETS AT THE GATE WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE FESTIVAL?

>

We have a history of selling out prior. It’s not worth the risk!

CAN I GET A REFUND OR TRANSFER MY TICKET?

>

All sales are final, and tickets arenon-refundable.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKETS OUT?

>

No. Both printed tickets and tickets shown on smartphones or tablets are accepted

WHAT IF I BOUGHT MY TICKETS ONLINE AND HAVEN'T RECEIVED THEM

>

Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your My ticketspace account here

WHAT DOES MY ONE DAY PASS INCLUDE?

>

Your one day festival pass is just entry to the main festival day, everything else is an add on

WHAT ARE TICKET SPACES CONTACT DETAILS

>

for all ticketing queries Please emailSupport@ticketspace.nz

IS BAY DREAMS R18

>

Yes it is R18, no exceptions

WHERE CAN I BUY TICKETS?

>

EVENT IS STRICTLY R18. VALID ID MUST BE PROVIDED

>

‍(NZ DRIVERS LICENCE, ANY PASSPORT OR HANNZ R18 CARD)

ALL ATTENDEES WILL BE SEARCHED ON ENTRY AND PAT-DOWNS MAYBE REQUIRED

>

‍(REFUSAL WILL RESULT IN DENIED ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL)

FESTIVAL HOURS

>

BAY DREAMS MOUNT(3rd)


11am - 10:30pm 


CAMPING 

Doors Opening: 3pm - 7pm (1st) 

Check in opens:  10pm - 6pm (2nd) 

Cover: 8am - 11:59pm (3rd)

Ticketing rep & Security there 24 hours


GENERAL STORE WITHIN DREAM CITY 

1st: 3pm - 8pm 

2nd: 10pm - 8pm 

3rd: 10pm - 8pm 



HOW CAN I APPLY FOR AN ARTIST SPOT AT BAY DREAMS?

>

If you'd like to apply to perform at Bay Dreams Nelson please email info@baydreams.co.nz!

I NEED TO CONTACT THE EVENT ORGANISERS DIRECTLY, HOW DO I REACH THEM?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

CAN I VOLUNTEER TO WORK AT THIS EVENT?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

HOW DO I APPLY FOR A FOOD/MARKET STALL?

>

Visit https://baydreams.co.nz/vendors to apply for a food/market stall

WHEN WILL SET TIMES BE RELEASED?

>

Set times will be released on our Facebook page closer to the event here.

WHAT FOOD OPTIONS DO YOU HAVE FOR VEGETARIANS AND VEGANS?

>

We have multiple food vendors onsite who cater to vegetarian and vegan requirements.

HOW DO I GET A REFUND ON UNSPENT MONEY, AFTER THE EVENT?

>

You can get your money back off your wristband from www.wayver.co.nz

IS THERE A MAP OF THE FESTIVAL?

>

This will be posted closer to the event.

HOW DO I PURCHASE FOOD, DRINKS OR OTHER GOODS AT BAY DREAMS?

>

Bay Dreams uses a Cashless Payment System for all food, drink and Dream City goods.

I'M NOT CAMPING, WHERE CAN I PARK?

>

There is no parking on-site and roads near the site are closed to all traffic except festival buses. Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your My Ticketspace account HERE

IS A NAME CHANGE NECESSARY?

>

Yes, your ID will be checked at the gate

IS BAY DREAMS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

Yes. Please contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz with BD North in the subject line to let us know you are coming. We will send you details about where to park and other important information that will make your festival experience more enjoyable.

IS THERE ONSITE PARKING FOR FESTIVAL GOERS WHO AREN’T CAMPING?

>

No, the only parking onsite will be for camping ticket holders

CAN WE COME AND GO FROM THE FESTIVAL?

>

No, Unfortunately Bay Dreams does not do pass-outs, once you’re out, you’re out

CAN WE BRING IN OUR OWN NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & FOOD INTO THE FESTIVAL?

>

Food and non-alcoholic beverages can be purchased inside the festival

IS TRANSPORT TO/FROM THE EVENT PROVIDED?

>

Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus, when you purchase your tickets you will need to select which location you want to travel from

IS BAY DREAMS BYO?

>

No Bay Dreams is not a BYO event. There will be licensed bars in the festival

WHAT IF MY BIRTHDAY IS A FEW DAYS AFTER THE FESTIVAL?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IF I AM UNDER 18 CAN I COME WITH A PARENT CAREGIVER OR SOMEONE WHO IS 18?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

NO ENTRY AT THE GATES WILL BE PERMITTED TO ANYONE INTOXICATED

>

breathalysers may be used, refusal to conduct a test will result in denied access to the festival

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

>

Yes, Bay Dreams is strictly R18, you must bring valid ID such as a NZ license, Passport (any) or 18+ Card

CAN I BRING IN A MARQUEE?

>

You can bring in a small pop up gazebo as long as it goes over-top of your tent

ARE THE CAMPSITES POWERED/CAN I BRING MY OWN GENERATOR?

>

None of the campsites at Bay Dreams are powered nor can you bring your own generator.

CAN I BRING IN A GAS STOVE FOR MY CAMPSITE?

>

Unfortunately NOT.

I HAVE A CAMPERVAN, WHAT KIND OF CAMPING/CAR PASS DO I NEED?

>

Unfortunately Bay Dreams doesn’t cater for campervans or motorhomes.

CAN I PARK MY CAR NEXT TO MY TENT?

>

No, Dream City is not a car camping campground.

I HAVE ALREADY PURCHASED MY FESTIVAL TICKET BUT FORGOT TO ADD ON CAMPING? CAN I STILL DO IT? IF SO HOW?

>

HOW BIG ARE THE CAMPING SPOTS? WHAT SIZE TENTS ARE ALLOWED?

>

We don’t have any set limits but if you are camping on your own we don’t want you to bring a 10-person tent.

ARE THERE DESIGNATED CAMPING SPOTS ASSIGNED TO OUR TICKETS?

>

Nope! You can set your tent up where you like in the campground,

CAN I BRING MY OWN BOTTLED WATER, NON ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & SNACKS?

>

Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages are all good! You can bring in empty water bottles and we will have fresh water onsite.

IS DREAM CITY CAMPGROUND WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

YES

ARE VEHICLES ALLOWED IN THE CAMPGROUND? (CAMPER VANS, SLEEP IN CAR)

>

No, Dream City Camping is Tents only. No vehicles will be allowed into Dream City

HOW WILL BAY DREAMS ENSURE MY BELONGINGS ARE SAFE?

>

Security will Patrol Rutherford Campground but Bay Dreams takes no responsibility for your personal items.

CAN I TAKE MY VEHICLE OUT WHENEVER I WANT?

>

Jan 1st: Yes, but your vehicle will be searched again If you come back Jan 3rd: No, as we need to lock down the site

CAN CAMPERS COME AND GO BETWEEN CARS + CAMPGROUNDS?

>

Yes, but you will need to go through another search process on re-entry

WHAT FACILITIES ARE IN THE CAMPGROUNDS?

>

We have warm showers, toilets & a powder tent, a general store and central hub which includes a bar and live music

WHAT TIME DO WE HAVE TO BE OUT OF THE CAMPGROUNDS ON THE 3RD?

>

Campground will close by midday

WHAT TIME DOES CAMPING CHECK IN OPEN & CLOSE?

>

Check in

Jan 1st – 10am (additional $30 fee)

Jan 2nd – 10am (normal check in)

Check out

Jan 4th - 12pm

CAN I BRING ALCOHOL INTO THE CAMPGROUND?

>

No, Dream City campground is not a BYO campgroundwe will have a licensed bar in the campground & also in the festival.

CAN I BUY A CAMPING TICKET IF I ALREADY HAVE A FESTIVAL TICKET?

>

Yes! Just head to the ticket link and add them on. Click Here.

IS A CAMPING TICKET PER PERSON OR PER TENT?

>

Camping tickets are per person, regardless if you are sharing a tent or not.

SHOULD I BRING MY OWN TENT?

>

Yes, bring your own tent with you, we will have tents available at the general store along with sleeping bags and airbeds.

I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-TICKETS?

>

Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

CAN I SHOW MY EVENT TICKET ON MY SMART PHONE?

>

YES! SAVE THE TREES

DOES THE NAME ON MY TICKET NEED TO MATCH MY ID?

>

YES

WHAT DOES VIP MEAN?

>

Learn about what's included in VIP on our Ticket Info page here!

CAN I BUY TICKETS AT THE GATE WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE FESTIVAL?

>

We have a history of selling out prior. it's not worth the risk!

CAN I GET A REFUND OR TRANSFER MY TICKET?

>

All sales are final, and tickets are non-refundable.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKETS OUT?

>

No. Both printed tickets and tickets shown on smartphones or tablets are accepted

WHAT IF I BOUGHT MY TICKETS ONLINE AND HAVEN'T RECEIVED THEM

>

Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

Log into your TICKETSPACE account and follow the steps

WHAT DOES MY ONE DAY PASS INCLUDE?

>

Your one day festival pass is just entry to the main festival day, everything else is an add on

WHAT ARE TICKET SPACES CONTACT DETAILS

>

for all ticketing queries Please email Support@ticketspace.nz

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

>

Yes it is R18, no exceptions.

WHERE CAN I BUY TICKETS?

>

CAN I BRING IN A MARQUEE?

>

You can bring in a small pop up gazebo as long as it goes over-top of your tent

ARE THE CAMPSITES POWERED/CAN I BRING MY OWN GENERATOR?

>

None of the campsites at Bay Dreams are powered nor can you bring your own generator.

CAN I BRING IN A GAS STOVE FOR MY CAMPSITE?

>

Unfortunately NOT.

I HAVE A CAMPERVAN, WHAT KIND OF CAMPING/CAR PASS DO I NEED?

>

Unfortunately Bay Dreams doesn’t cater for campervans or motorhomes.

CAN I PARK MY CAR NEXT TO MY TENT?

>

No, Dream City is not a car camping campground.

I HAVE ALREADY PURCHASED MY FESTIVAL TICKET BUT FORGOT TO ADD ON CAMPING? CAN I STILL DO IT? IF SO HOW?

>

HOW BIG ARE THE CAMPING SPOTS? WHAT SIZE TENTS ARE ALLOWED?

>

We don’t have any set limits but if you are camping on your own we don’t want you to bring a 10-person tent.

ARE THERE DESIGNATED CAMPING SPOTS ASSIGNED TO OUR TICKETS?

>

Nope! You can set your tent up where you like in the campground,

CAN I BRING MY OWN BOTTLED WATER, NON ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & SNACKS?

>

Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages are all good! You can bring in empty water bottles and we will have fresh water onsite.

IS DREAM CITY CAMPGROUND WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

YES

ARE VEHICLES ALLOWED IN THE CAMPGROUND? (CAMPER VANS, SLEEP IN CAR)

>

No, Dream City Camping is Tents only. No vehicles will be allowed into Dream City

HOW WILL BAY DREAMS ENSURE MY BELONGINGS ARE SAFE?

>

Security will Patrol Rutherford Campground but Bay Dreams takes no responsibility for your personal items.

CAN I TAKE MY VEHICLE OUT WHENEVER I WANT?

>

Jan 1st: Yes, but your vehicle will be searched again If you come back Jan 3rd: No, as we need to lock down the site

CAN CAMPERS COME AND GO BETWEEN CARS + CAMPGROUNDS?

>

Yes, but you will need to go through another search process on re-entry

WHAT FACILITIES ARE IN THE CAMPGROUNDS?

>

We have warm showers, toilets & a powder tent, a general store and central hub which includes a bar and live music

WHAT TIME DO WE HAVE TO BE OUT OF THE CAMPGROUNDS ON THE 3RD?

>

Campground will close by midday

WHAT TIME DOES CAMPING CHECK IN OPEN & CLOSE?

>

Check in

Jan 1st – 10am (additional $30 fee)

Jan 2nd – 10am (normal check in)

Check out

Jan 4th - 12pm

CAN I BRING ALCOHOL INTO THE CAMPGROUND?

>

No, Dream City campground is not a BYO campgroundwe will have a licensed bar in the campground & also in the festival.

CAN I BUY A CAMPING TICKET IF I ALREADY HAVE A FESTIVAL TICKET?

>

Yes! Just head to the ticket link and add them on. Click Here.

IS A CAMPING TICKET PER PERSON OR PER TENT?

>

Camping tickets are per person, regardless if you are sharing a tent or not.

SHOULD I BRING MY OWN TENT?

>

Yes, bring your own tent with you, we will have tents available at the general store along with sleeping bags and airbeds.

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WHAT IS THE BUS SCHEDULE?

>

Park & Ride Locations:

1) Blake Park, Mt Maunganui CBD;

2) Durham St;

3) Gordon Spratt Reserve, Papamoa


Times: 10am to 7pm

I'M NOT CAMPING, WHERE CAN I PARK?

>

There is no parking on-site and roads near the site are closed to all traffic except festival buses. Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus.

IS THERE ONSITE PARKING FOR FESTIVAL GOERS WHO AREN’T CAMPING?

>

No, the only parking onsite will be for camping ticket holders

IS TRANSPORT TO/FROM THE EVENT PROVIDED?

>

Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus, when you purchase your tickets you will need to select which location you want to travel from

Practice good hygiene by washing or sanitising your hands regularly, particularly upon entering and leaving the event. Sneeze or cough into your elbow.

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Sign in using the NZ COVID Tracer App upon arrival at the event and take note of your seat number/area you were in. If you do not have the App keep a record of when you arrived and left the event.

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Use the NZ COVID Tracer App to check in on all public transport (including buses and trains) or keep a record of the times and route you took to get to the event.

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If you begin to experience COVID-19 symptoms, don’t stick around, take yourself home. Contact Healthline or your health professional who can advise whether you should be tested. If you are advised to get a test, please do so; do not wait to get tested.

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Do not attend an event if you are feeling unwell; please stay at home.

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COVID-19 is contained at Alert Level 1, but it’s still worthwhile to keep a safe distance from people you don’t know while out and about. Consider wearing a mask or face covering when physical distancing is difficult.

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At Alert Level 1 there are no longer restrictions on events or gathering sizes. This means large scale events are allowed to take place.

>

FESTIVAL HOURS

>

Bay Dreams South Pre Party - Jan 4: 8pm - 2am

Bay Dreams South Festival - Jan 5: 11am - 11pm

EVENT IS STRICTLY R18. VALID ID MUST BE PROVIDED

>

‍(NZ DRIVERS LICENCE, ANY PASSPORT OR HANNZ R18 CARD)

ALL ATTENDEES WILL BE SEARCHED ON ENTRY AND PAT-DOWNS MAYBE REQUIRED

>

‍(REFUSAL WILL RESULT IN DENIED ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL)

HOW CAN I APPLY FOR AN ARTIST SPOT AT BAY DREAMS?

>

If you'd like to apply to perform at Bay Dreams Nelson please email info@baydreams.co.nz!

I NEED TO CONTACT THE EVENT ORGANISERS DIRECTLY, HOW DO I REACH THEM?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

CAN I VOLUNTEER TO WORK AT THIS EVENT?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

HOW DO I APPLY FOR A FOOD/MARKET STALL

>

Visit https://baydreams.co.nz/vendors to apply for a food/market stall

WHEN WILL THE SET TIMES BE RELEASED?

>

Set times will be released on our Facebook page closer to the event here.

IS THERE A MAP OF THE FESTIVAL?

>

On our Facebook page here: http://bit.ly/393mxpo

WHAT FOOD OPTIONS DO YOU HAVE FOR VEGETARIANS AND VEGANS?

>

We have multiple food vendors onsite who cater to vegetarian and vegan requirements

HOW DO I GET A REFUND ON UNSPENT MONEY, AFTER THE EVENT?

>

You can get your money back off your wristband from www.wayver.co.nz

HOW DO I PURCHASE FOOD, DRINKS OR OTHER GOODS AT BAY DREAMS?

>

Bay Dreams uses a Cashless Payment System for all food, drink and Dream City goods.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

Name changes are available till 9am Jan 5th.

You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your ticketspace My Ticket account via:
https://tickets.ticketspace.co.nz/my-tickets/login

Input the email address you used to purchase tickets, and then enter your password.
If you have forgotten your password please use the “Forgot your password?” link underneath the Log In Button. Select the name you wish to make the change on and follow the prompts.

Note: that the ticket name needs to be changed and not the order name.

IS A NAME CHANGE NECESSARY?

>

Yes, your ID will be checked at the gate

IS BAY DREAMS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

Yes. We advise you have someone close by in case of difficulties.

CAN WE COME AND GO FROM THE FESTIVAL?

>

No, Unfortunately Bay Dreams does not do pass-outs, once you’re out, you’re out

CAN WE BRING IN OUR OWN NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & FOOD INTO THE FESTIVAL?

>

Food and non-alcoholic beverages can be purchased inside the festival

IS BAY DREAMS BYO?

>

No Bay Dreams is not a BYO event. There will be licensed bars in the festival

WHAT IF MY BIRTHDAY IS A FEW DAYS AFTER THE FESTIVAL?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IF I AM UNDER 18 CAN I COME WITH A PARENT CAREGIVER OR SOMEONE WHO IS 18?

>

No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

>

Yes, Bay Dreams is strictly R18, you must bring valid ID such as a NZ license, Passport (any) or 18+ Card

NO


Alcohol, drugs or drug paraphernalia

Commercial food &  beverage

Fireworks, explosives or flares

Laser Pointers

Weapons

itemS that could be used as a weapon

Gang Patches

Professional cameras

Video equipment or drones

Audio recording devices

Umbrellas bigger than 1m

Sealed  bottles of water

dangerous items that could cause injury

Aerosol products / cans body spray

Air Horns

Chairs or chilli bins

Flyers, giveaways or promotional items

Kites, hula hoops, skateboards, scooters or hoverboards

Sharpies, Markers or permanent pens

Tarps, tents or sleeping bag

Hi Viz vests or jackets that may be confused with security or event staff

Toy guns, water guns or slingshots

Pets – except seeing eye dogs

BBQ or cooking equipment

YES


Personal cameras

GoPros

Hand sanitizer and baby wipes

Mobile phone and charger

Sunblock and sunglasses

empty clear plastic bottles

Backpacks (smaller than a4)

Binoculars

Chapstick and lip balm

cigarettes and lighters

E-Cigs and vape pens (single use only)

Ear plugs

Eye drops

Fanny packs and hip bags

Gum

Hats

WHAT IS THE BUS SCHEDULE?

>

FESTIVAL HOURS

>

Bay Dreams South Pre Party - Jan 4: 8pm - 2am

Bay Dreams South Festival - Jan 5: 11am - 11pm

EVENT IS STRICTLY R18. VALID ID MUST BE PROVIDED

>

‍(NZ DRIVERS LICENCE, ANY PASSPORT OR HANNZ R18 CARD)

ALL ATTENDEES WILL BE SEARCHED ON ENTRY AND PAT-DOWNS MAYBE REQUIRED

>

‍(REFUSAL WILL RESULT IN DENIED ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL)

HOW CAN I APPLY FOR AN ARTIST SPOT AT BAY DREAMS?

>

If you'd like to apply to perform at Bay Dreams Nelson please email info@baydreams.co.nz!

I NEED TO CONTACT THE EVENT ORGANISERS DIRECTLY, HOW DO I REACH THEM?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

CAN I VOLUNTEER TO WORK AT THIS EVENT?

>

Contact us at info@baydreams.co.nz and you will be passed on to the correct people.

HOW DO I APPLY FOR A FOOD/MARKET STALL

>

Visit https://baydreams.co.nz/vendors to apply for a food/market stall

WHEN WILL THE SET TIMES BE RELEASED?

>

Set times will be released on our Facebook page closer to the event here.

IS THERE A MAP OF THE FESTIVAL?

>

On our Facebook page here: http://bit.ly/393mxpo

WHAT FOOD OPTIONS DO YOU HAVE FOR VEGETARIANS AND VEGANS?

>

We have multiple food vendors onsite who cater to vegetarian and vegan requirements

HOW DO I GET A REFUND ON UNSPENT MONEY, AFTER THE EVENT?

>

You can get your money back off your wristband from www.wayver.co.nz

HOW DO I PURCHASE FOOD, DRINKS OR OTHER GOODS AT BAY DREAMS?

>

Bay Dreams uses a Cashless Payment System for all food, drink and Dream City goods.

I'M NOT CAMPING, WHERE CAN I PARK?

>

There is no parking on-site and roads leading to the site is closed to all traffic except festival buses. Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

>

Name changes are available till 9am Jan 5th.

You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your ticketspace My Ticket account via:
https://tickets.ticketspace.co.nz/my-tickets/login

Input the email address you used to purchase tickets, and then enter your password.
If you have forgotten your password please use the “Forgot your password?” link underneath the Log In Button. Select the name you wish to make the change on and follow the prompts.

Note: that the ticket name needs to be changed and not the order name.

IS A NAME CHANGE NECESSARY?

>

Yes, your ID will be checked at the gate

IS BAY DREAMS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

Yes. We advise you have someone close by in case of difficulties.

IS THERE ONSITE PARKING FOR FESTIVAL GOERS WHO AREN’T CAMPING?

>

No, the only parking onsite will be for camping ticket holders

CAN WE COME AND GO FROM THE FESTIVAL?

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No, Unfortunately Bay Dreams does not do pass-outs, once you’re out, you’re out

CAN WE BRING IN OUR OWN NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & FOOD INTO THE FESTIVAL?

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Food and non-alcoholic beverages can be purchased inside the festival

IS TRANSPORT TO/FROM THE EVENT PROVIDED?

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Yes, your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus

IS BAY DREAMS BYO?

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No Bay Dreams is not a BYO event. There will be licensed bars in the festival

WHAT IF MY BIRTHDAY IS A FEW DAYS AFTER THE FESTIVAL?

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No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IF I AM UNDER 18 CAN I COME WITH A PARENT CAREGIVER OR SOMEONE WHO IS 18?

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No sorry, Bay Dreams is strictly R18

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

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Yes, Bay Dreams is strictly R18, you must bring valid ID such as a NZ license, Passport (any) or 18+ Card

CAN I BRING A MARQUEE?

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You can bring in a small pop up gazebo as long as it goes over-top of your tent

ARE THE CAMPSITES POWERED/CAN I BRING MY OWN GENERATOR?

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None of the campsites at Bay Dreams are powered nor can you bring your own generator

CAN I BRING A CAMPSTOVE FOR MY CAMPSITE?

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Unfortunately not.

I HAVE A CAMPERVAN, WHAT KIND OF CAMPING/CAR PASS DO I NEED?

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Unfortunately Bay Dreams doesn’t cater for campervans or motorhomes

CAN I PARK MY CAR NEXT TO MY TENT?

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No, Dream City is not a car camping campground.

I HAVE ALREADY PURCHASED MY FESTIVAL TICKET BUT FORGOT TO ADD ON CAMPING? CAN I STILL DO IT? IF SO HOW?

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Sorry, camping is sold out

HOW BIG ARE THE CAMPING SPOTS? WHAT SIZE TENTS ARE ALLOWED?

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We don’t have any set limits but if you are camping on your own we don’t want you to bring a 10-person tent.

ARE THERE DESIGNATED CAMPING SPOTS ASSIGNED TO OUR TICKETS?

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Nope! You can set your tent up where you like in the campground,

CAN I BRING MY OWN BOTTLED WATER, NON ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & SNACKS?

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Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages are all good! You can bring in empty water bottles and we will have fresh water onsite.

IS THE CAMPGROUND WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

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There will be a drop off area. And accessible toilets and shower facilities are available.

ARE VEHICLES ALLOWED IN THE CAMPGROUND? (CAMPER VANS, SLEEP IN CAR)

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No, Dream City Camping is Tents only. No vehicles will be allowed into Dream City

HOW WILL BAY DREAMS ENSURE MY BELONGINGS ARE SAFE?

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Security will Patrol the Campground but Bay Dreams takes no responsibility for your personal items.

CAN I TAKE MY VEHICLE OUT WHENEVER I WANT?

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Jan 4th: Yes, but your vehicle will be searched again If you come back Jan 5th: No, as we need to lock down the site

CAN CAMPERS COME AND GO BETWEEN CARS + CAMPGROUNDS?

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Yes, but you will need to go through another search process on re-entry. Please note, there are no passouts during the festival.

WHAT FACILITIES ARE IN THE CAMPGROUNDS?

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We have food vendors, warm showers, toilets & a powder tent.

WHAT TIME DO WE HAVE TO BE OUT OF THE CAMPGROUNDS ON THE 6TH?

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Campground will close by midday

WHAT TIME DOES CAMPING CHECK IN OPEN & CLOSE?

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Check in from 12pm January 4th

Checkout by 12pm January 6th

CAN I BRING ALCOHOL INTO THE CAMPGROUND?

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No, The campground is not a BYO campground.

CAN I BUY A CAMPING TICKET IF I ALREADY HAVE A FESTIVAL TICKET?

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Yes! Just head to the ticket link and add them on. Click Here.

IS A CAMPING TICKET PER PERSON OR PER TENT?

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Camping tickets are per person, regardless if you are sharing a tent or not.

SHOULD I BRING MY OWN TENT?

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Yes, bring your own tent with you.

WHAT OTHER CAMPING IS AVAILABLE IN NELSON

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WHAT FESTIVAL CAMPING IS AVAILABLE

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We have three on-site campgrounds. On-site camping is sold out.

I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-TICKETS?

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Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

CAN I SHOW MY EVENT TICKET ON MY SMART PHONE?

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YES! Save the trees

DOES THE NAME ON MY TICKET NEED TO MATCH MY ID?

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YES

WHAT DOES VIP MEAN?

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Learn about what's included in VIP on our Ticket Info page here!

CAN I BUY TICKETS AT THE GATE WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE FESTIVAL?

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We have a history of selling out prior. It’s not worth the risk!

CAN I GET A REFUND OR TRANSFER MY TICKET?

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All sales are final, and tickets arenon-refundable.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKETS OUT?

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No. Both printed tickets and tickets shown on smartphones or tablets are accepted

WHAT IF I BOUGHT MY TICKETS ONLINE AND HAVEN'T RECEIVED THEM

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Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

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You’re able to make the name change on your ticket by logging into your My ticketspace account here

WHAT DOES MY ONE DAY PASS INCLUDE?

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Your one day festival pass is just entry to the main festival day, everything else is an add on

WHAT ARE TICKET SPACES CONTACT DETAILS

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for all ticketing queries Please emailSupport@ticketspace.nz

IS BAY DREAMS R18

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Yes it is R18, no exceptions

WHERE CAN I BUY TICKETS?

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I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-TICKETS?

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Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

CAN I SHOW MY EVENT TICKET ON MY SMART PHONE?

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YES! SAVE THE TREES

DOES THE NAME ON MY TICKET NEED TO MATCH MY ID?

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YES

WHAT DOES VIP MEAN?

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Learn about what's included in VIP on our Ticket Info page here!

CAN I BUY TICKETS AT THE GATE WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE FESTIVAL?

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We have a history of selling out prior. it's not worth the risk!

CAN I GET A REFUND OR TRANSFER MY TICKET?

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All sales are final, and tickets are non-refundable.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKETS OUT?

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No. Both printed tickets and tickets shown on smartphones or tablets are accepted

WHAT IF I BOUGHT MY TICKETS ONLINE AND HAVEN'T RECEIVED THEM

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Tickets will be emailed to you by Ticketspace approx 4 weeks before the festival.

HOW DO I COMPLETE A NAME CHANGE?

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Log into your TICKETSPACE account and follow the steps

WHAT DOES MY ONE DAY PASS INCLUDE?

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Your one day festival pass is just entry to the main festival day, everything else is an add on

WHAT ARE TICKET SPACES CONTACT DETAILS

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for all ticketing queries Please email Support@ticketspace.nz

IS BAY DREAMS R18?

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Yes it is R18, no exceptions.

WHERE CAN I BUY TICKETS?

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CAN I BRING A MARQUEE?

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You can bring in a small pop up gazebo as long as it goes over-top of your tent

ARE THE CAMPSITES POWERED/CAN I BRING MY OWN GENERATOR?

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None of the campsites at Bay Dreams are powered nor can you bring your own generator

CAN I BRING A CAMPSTOVE FOR MY CAMPSITE?

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Unfortunately not.

I HAVE A CAMPERVAN, WHAT KIND OF CAMPING/CAR PASS DO I NEED?

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Unfortunately Bay Dreams doesn’t cater for campervans or motorhomes

CAN I PARK MY CAR NEXT TO MY TENT?

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No, Dream City is not a car camping campground.

I HAVE ALREADY PURCHASED MY FESTIVAL TICKET BUT FORGOT TO ADD ON CAMPING? CAN I STILL DO IT? IF SO HOW?

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Sorry, camping is sold out

HOW BIG ARE THE CAMPING SPOTS? WHAT SIZE TENTS ARE ALLOWED?

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We don’t have any set limits but if you are camping on your own we don’t want you to bring a 10-person tent.

ARE THERE DESIGNATED CAMPING SPOTS ASSIGNED TO OUR TICKETS?

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Nope! You can set your tent up where you like in the campground,

CAN I BRING MY OWN BOTTLED WATER, NON ALCOHOLIC DRINKS & SNACKS?

>

Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages are all good! You can bring in empty water bottles and we will have fresh water onsite.

IS THE CAMPGROUND WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?

>

There will be a drop off area. And accessible toilets and shower facilities are available.

ARE VEHICLES ALLOWED IN THE CAMPGROUND? (CAMPER VANS, SLEEP IN CAR)

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No, Dream City Camping is Tents only. No vehicles will be allowed into Dream City

HOW WILL BAY DREAMS ENSURE MY BELONGINGS ARE SAFE?

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Security will Patrol the Campground but Bay Dreams takes no responsibility for your personal items.

CAN I TAKE MY VEHICLE OUT WHENEVER I WANT?

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Jan 4th: Yes, but your vehicle will be searched again If you come back Jan 5th: No, as we need to lock down the site

CAN CAMPERS COME AND GO BETWEEN CARS + CAMPGROUNDS?

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Yes, but you will need to go through another search process on re-entry. Please note, there are no passouts during the festival.

WHAT FACILITIES ARE IN THE CAMPGROUNDS?

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We have food vendors, warm showers, toilets & a powder tent.

WHAT TIME DO WE HAVE TO BE OUT OF THE CAMPGROUNDS ON THE 6TH?

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Campground will close by midday

WHAT TIME DOES CAMPING CHECK IN OPEN & CLOSE?

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Check in from 12pm January 4th

Checkout by 12pm January 6th

CAN I BRING ALCOHOL INTO THE CAMPGROUND?

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No, The campground is not a BYO campground.

CAN I BUY A CAMPING TICKET IF I ALREADY HAVE A FESTIVAL TICKET?

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Yes! Just head to the ticket link and add them on. Click Here.

IS A CAMPING TICKET PER PERSON OR PER TENT?

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Camping tickets are per person, regardless if you are sharing a tent or not.

SHOULD I BRING MY OWN TENT?

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Yes, bring your own tent with you.

WHAT OTHER CAMPING IS AVAILABLE IN NELSON

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WHAT FESTIVAL CAMPING IS AVAILABLE

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We have three on-site campgrounds. On-site camping is sold out.

WHAT IS THE BUS SCHEDULE?

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I'M NOT CAMPING, WHERE CAN I PARK?

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There is no parking on-site and roads leading to the site is closed to all traffic except festival buses. Your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus

IS THERE ONSITE PARKING FOR FESTIVAL GOERS WHO AREN’T CAMPING?

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No, the only parking onsite will be for camping ticket holders

IS TRANSPORT TO/FROM THE EVENT PROVIDED?

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Yes, your festival ticket allows free travel on a festival bus

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Practice good hygiene by washing or sanitising your hands regularly, particularly upon entering and leaving the event. Sneeze or cough into your elbow.

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Sign in using the NZ COVID Tracer App upon arrival at the event and take note of your seat number/area you were in. If you do not have the App keep a record of when you arrived and left the event.

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Use the NZ COVID Tracer App to check in on all public transport (including buses and trains) or keep a record of the times and route you took to get to the event.

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If you begin to experience COVID-19 symptoms, don’t stick around, take yourself home. Contact Healthline or your health professional who can advise whether you should be tested. If you are advised to get a test, please do so; do not wait to get tested.

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Do not attend an event if you are feeling unwell; please stay at home.

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COVID-19 is contained at Alert Level 1, but it’s still worthwhile to keep a safe distance from people you don’t know while out and about. Consider wearing a mask or face covering when physical distancing is difficult.

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At Alert Level 1 there are no longer restrictions on events or gathering sizes. This means large scale events are allowed to take place.

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