James Blunt has cancelled his 2020 Australian tour due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 

The UK artist was due to perform at headline shows in Melbourne and Sydney in November, as well as at the A Day On The Green series in Perth, Adelaide, Yarra Valley, Hunter Valley and Mount Cotton. 

Blunt was to be joined by US artist Jason Mraz at all shows, while Australian artist Olympia was also due to perform at the A Day On The Green events.

In a statement released by Frontier Touring today, it's said that "James and Jason would like to thank fans for their understanding and both look forward to returning to Australia and New Zealand at a future date."

Refunds will be issued to the card tickets were purchased on, with patrons asked to allow up to 20 days for the funds to appear in their accounts. 

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