Tag: AFL

Tasmania finally finds a place in the AFL sun

Tasmania 19th team at AFL

On behalf of the Australian Football League (AFL) Commission, the AFL announced that the 19th licence has been awarded to Tasmania (island State of Australia). ‘AFL’ stated that in a meeting of the AFL Commission held recently where all Commissioners were present the AFL Commission resolved to... » Read more

Marvel Stadium ‘marvel’ous tech leap

Marvel Stadium to introduce Just Walk Out technology

The Australian Football League (AFL) announced recently that the Marvel Stadium in Docklands, Australia, will become the first venue in the Southern Hemisphere to introduce Amazon’s Just Walk Out technology for checkout-free purchases. The move will modernize the stadium’s food and beverage... » Read more

AFL ticket prices freeze over inflation blues

AFL freezes ticket prices for general admission tickets 2023

The Australian Football League (AFL) has announced a price freeze on General Admission tickets for all matches at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in Melbourne, Victoria, and the Marvel Stadium in Docklands – both in Australia – across the 2023 Toyota AFL Premiership Season. ‘AFL’... » Read more

Commonwealth funding sought for Tasmania venue

Business case for new Tasmanian AFL stadium released

The Tasmanian Government (island State of Australia) has detailed how it proposes to fund a $715 million roofed stadium at Macquarie Point in Hobart (parking lot), Australia, the timeline for construction and how it would integrate into the City Hobart. ‘ABC News’ stated that the Premier of... » Read more

Lions den Brighton Homes Arena shine ‘bright’

Australia Brighton Homes Arena opens

The $82.1 million Brighton Homes Arena that includes a high-performance training center officially opened to the public at Springfield in Queensland, Australia, on November 27th, as the Brisbane Lions went down in the Australian Football League Women’s (AFLW) Grand Final against the Melbourne... » Read more

Major strides on Tasmania AFL team plans

Tasmania new AFL stadium update

The Tasmania Government (Australia) and the Australian Football League (AFL) have reached an in-principle agreement on commercial terms of the State’s bid for a 19th license, but the timeline around a final decision remains unclear. ‘AFL’ stated that the AFL boss Gillon McLachlan and... » Read more

Telstra ‘vision’ for AFL Blind fans

Better experience for visually impaired fans at Marvel Stadium

Australian telecommunications company Telstra has recently announced a new project, designed to improve the gameday experience for the Australian Football League (AFL) fans that are visually impaired, using the power of 5G. ‘AFL’ stated that over 400,000 people in Australia are either blind or... » Read more