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Gold Coast Bans Circus

[Gold Coast News - goldcoast.com.au]

IF you have never seen a traditional circus in a public park on the Gold Coast, you never will.

As the Lennon Bros Circus rolled up its tents and trundled away from Salk Oval at Palm Beach yesterday, the Gold Coast City Council ruled it would be the last show of its kind in the city.

Mayor Ron Clarke led a successful push to immediately ban circuses with exotic animals, also known as traditional circuses, from operating on public land in the city.

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http://www.goldcoast.com.au/article/2009/08/04/104655_gold-coast-news.html

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