The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC

The Hon

Rob Lucas MLC


The Hon Rob Lucas MLC
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Coles next in line for extended trading hours during Superloop

Sunday, 16 February 2020

Coles Rundle Place has become the second supermarket in Rundle Mall to be granted a special State Government exemption to trade extended hours during the Superloop Adelaide 500 weekend, so they can cater for an influx of interstate and international tourists as well as tens of thousands of local motorsport and Adelaide Fringe festival fans. Coles Group wrote to Treasurer Rob Lucas late last week requesting the exemption to trade later until 7pm on Saturday (February 22) and Sunday (February 23) under section 5 of the Shop Trading Hours Act 1977, following a similar request being made – and granted – to Woolworths Rundle Mall. In its application, Coles said being able to trade extended hours would ‘satisfy the increased demand from customers to access groceries and fresh produce’ over the Superloop Adelaide 500 weekend. Coles employs approxim...Click here for full story

Woolworths Rundle Mall granted special shop trading exemption to cater for influx of Superloop Adelaide 500 fans

Friday, 14 February 2020

Interstate and international tourists, as well as tens of thousands of local motorsport and Adelaide Fringe festival fans, will be able to pick up additional snacks, drinks and other grocery supplies on their way through the city, with the State Government granting a special exemption to Woolworths Rundle Mall to trade later - until 7pm - next Saturday and Sunday night. The exemption, granted by Treasurer Rob Lucas under section 5 of the Shop Trading Hours Act 1977, followed a request by Woolworths to be able to meet strong consumer demand for ‘choice and convenience’ with huge crowds expected in Rundle Mall during the Superloop Adelaide 500 weekend. Last year’s event attracted an estimated 254,000 fans over 4 days – with 64,500 people attending on the Saturday, and a sell-out crowd of 90,000 people attending Sunday’s final race and after race co...Click here for full story

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