‘Not here to provide commentary on that’: Bowen quizzed on Vivid amid energy crisis

Energy Minister Chris Bowen has been asked his thoughts on Sydney’s Vivid festival, given the ongoing energy crisis.During a media conference on Tuesday, Mr Bowen refused to be drawn on the issue of Sydney’s light show, and the fact residents across Australia’s east coast have been urged to conserve power. “I’m not here particularly to comment on Vivid or the actions – it’s an important event in Sydney’s calendar,” Mr Bowen said. “Many people have made plans to see it for however long it runs.“I’m not here to provide any commentary on that.”