Tag: AFL


AFL Perth Saturday showdown hit the jackpot

AFL Grand final at Optus Stadium

The Australian Football League’s (AFL’s) mega windfall from staging the Grand Final in Perth (Australia) has been revealed. The ‘perthnow’ stated that after two COVID-ravaged years which still continues to claw the world, the league is estimated to have raked in between $35 and $40 million... » Read more


Optus Stadium leave bad taste in fans’ mouths

Long queues at Optus stadium

Optus Stadium (Australia) boss Mike McKenna admitted that September 3rd night’s semi-final held between Geelong Cats and the GWS Giants as part of the 2021 Toyota Australian Football League (AFL) Finals Series was the “most difficult night” since the $1.6 billion venue opened as angry Perth... » Read more


AFL team boss make a case for vaccinations

Unvaccinated fans are banned from NFL games

Tony Shepherd, Chairman of the Australian Football League (AFL) team GWS Giants and Venues NSW, has called for unvaccinated fans to be banned from AFL games. The ‘Australasian Leisure Management’ stated that repeating comments he made last month about unvaccinated fans not being allowed into... » Read more


‘Crows’ wings clipped for ‘flying’ sans masks

AFL fines Adelaide Crows

The wings of the professional Australian rules football club – Adelaide Crows – has been clipped with the Australian Football League (AFL) announcing that it has slapped on the ‘Crows’ a $50,000 fine following a breach of AFL COVID-19 protocols. ‘Australasian Leisure Management’... » Read more


Marvel Stadium upgrade with fans in mind

Australia Marvel Stadium update May 2021

Celebrated integrated building, infrastructure and rail company John Holland is the official building partner of the Marvel Stadium and stadium precinct upgrade (Australia). The ‘AFL’ stated that John Holland is one of the nation’s leading integrated infrastructure and property companies and... » Read more


AFL ‘Lionesses’ to roar in plush den

Brisbane Lions new stadium

Construction has begun on the new, $70 million, 10,000-person boutique stadium – to be named Brighton Homes Arena – which will serve as the home venue for the Australian Football League (AFL) Women’s reigning 2021 premiers, the Brisbane Lions (Australian rules football club). Weather... » Read more


Fans flock Optus Stadium for AFL fixture

AFL game with highest attendance

A humongous crowd (54,159 fans) gathered at Optus Stadium (Australia) for the recent Australian Football League (AFL) encounter between the West Coast Eagles and the Collingwood Football Club. Greg Sleigh, General Manager (Commercial) at Optus Stadium at VenuesLive stated in his LinkedIn post that... » Read more


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