AFL Bushfire Relief Double Header: What you need to know

The AFL, with support from the Clubs and AFLPA, will host a Double Header tomorrow at Marvel Stadium, with all money raised to further support the AFL Community Relief Fund.

ABOUT THE FUND
A Community Relief Fund has been set up by the AFL to support the local communities in fire affected areas to repair and rebuild their football clubs, including helping footballing families in these impacted communities around the country. If you wish to make a donation or read more about it, please click here.

TICKETING
A limited number of tickets, including $10 standing room tickets, remain for this match. Don’t miss out, purchase here.

KEY TIMINGS
5:00pm – Gates 2,3,5, 7 & Corporate Entries Open
5:35pm –
AFLW Collingwood v Melbourne commences
5:45pm – Gates 1 & 5 open
7:33pm –
Victoria and All-Stars teams enter field
7:36pm – Team warm up
7:50pm – State of Origin Victoria v All Starts commences
Approx. 10:20pm – State of Origin Concludes & presentation of winning team and player judged best on field

TIPS FOR THE BEST #AFLORIGIN EXPERIENCE
With a large crowd expected, we strongly recommend the below:
– Arrive early and make sure you enter via the gate number on your ticket.
‪- Plan your journey with Public Transport Victoria and check for disruptions.
– Don’t print it – scan it!‬ Mobile ticketing and scanning is available at all gates.

TEAMS
NINE of the top 10 from last year’s Brownlow Medal count, including winner Nat Fyfe, will take to the field in a star-studded line-up.

VICTORIA
Coach: Damien Hardwick
Captain: Trent Cotchin

ALL-STARS
Coach: John Longmire
Captain: Nat Fyfe

GUERNSEYS & MERCHANDISE
100% of proceeds from all State of Origin Merchandise will go to the Community Relief Fund set up by the AFL. Merchandise will be available internally at Gate 5 (Aisle 34) & Gate 7 (Aisle 23) and externally at Gate 2. There will also be a New Era Stand on Level 1, Aisle 6.

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BALL
Custom-made orange Sherrins, bearing the names of the 230 fire-affected communities, will feature in the State of Origin for Bushfire Relief Match. The orange represents the uniform of the SE.

MORE INFORMATION
Check out our event page for important information.