Victorian government agrees to lift country footy crowd caps to 5000 people

David Johnston
By David Johnston
Updated March 15 2021 - 9:35pm, first published 9:26pm
Footy crowds will be able to return in strong numbers this year, with 5000 people now allowed to attend matches.

Extra workload on country footy club volunteers has been lifted on the eve of the season with the Victorian government agreeing to increase spectator caps to 5000 people.