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Perth entrepreneur stands to lose $2 million as City of Perth rejects his annual NYE event

- December 4, 2014 4 MIN READ

For the past eight years, Perth-based entrepreneur Saran Bajaj has been running the Origin New Years Eve Festival, an urban and underground club music event with a solid following. This year though, it seems Bajaj may end up losing what he claims is at least $2 million due to Perth City Council not giving the event the green light to go ahead at the proposed location at Wellington Square in East Perth.