“Im a Celebrity” will return to Gwrych Castle in Wales
I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here could take place in Wales for the second year as Australia announces it will not reopen its borders in 2021.
I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here could take place in Wales for the second year as Australia announces it will not reopen its borders in 2021, British newspapers report. The popular ITV reality show took place at Gwrych Castle last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, with celebrities competing in old Welsh ruins instead of the Australian outback.
With hopes that celebrities and presenters Ant and Dec would return to Australia this year, that has now been ruled out, with the Australian Prime Minister saying there is no ‘appetite’ for the country to welcome tourists.
He also said he believes Australians would not want the risk of tourists returning if it could lead to further lockdowns in the country, saying in a Facebook post that they will not open the borders until “when it does.” sure.
According to Australia’s budget plan: “International travel is expected to remain low until mid-2022, after which a gradual recovery in tourism is expected to occur.”
A source said that “I’m A Celebrity will be performing this year, it’s just a matter of deciding the location.”
A theme park based on the hit TV series is set to open this summer in the Lowry Outlet Mall in Salford, Greater Manchester. Visitors can play games based on these competing celebrities during the show, ITV’s director of games, live and merchandising said, “We are trying to create a jungle as tightly as possible.
“Some of the I’m A Celebrity games are things like the treetop challenges, and one of the team members who help create the I’m A Celebrity games is helping us with that. “
A statement on the website states, “The Jungle Challenge team is working hard to prepare the attraction for an opening in 2021, however, as you can imagine, we also need to address the challenges presented by Covid-19.”