Tag: Australian Football League


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


AFL 2021 spectacle back again to daytime

MCG with full capacity for AFL Grand Final

The 2021 Toyota Australian Football League (AFL) Grand Final will return to its traditional timeslot (read during daytime) and home. AFL club Presidents were told recently that the game would start at 2.30 pm on September 25th, 2021 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in East Melbourne,... » Read more


Marvel Stadium revamp plans set to ‘marvel’

AFL Marvel Stadium revamp update Nov 2020

The Australian State of Victoria may never have had it as good as now. With funds garnered recently for upgrade of Geelong’s West Oval Stadium to a regional fixture to Victoria’s South West, it’s now the turn for a massive makeover of State capital Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium (Australia) and... » Read more


Huge crowd for Australia sporting spectacles

AFL Grand Final The Gabba 2020 with fans

Two biggest sporting extravaganzas of the year held in Australia recently were graced by almost 70,000 people. Some 29,707 people attended the Australian Football League (AFL) Grand Final Aussie rules showpiece on October 24th at ‘The Gabba’ in Brisbane. Meanwhile, more than 37,300 fans were in... » Read more


Optus Stadium ready to greet fans back

Optus Stadium July 2020 update

Optus Stadium in Perth, Australia, is all geared up to welcome Australian Football League (AFL) fans back to its fold this week with two matches to be held with the facility operating at half capacity. Optus Stadium is a multiuse world-class venue, hosting a year-round calendar of major national... » Read more


AFL Saturday Showdown to allow 2,000 fans

Adelaide Oval return with fans

Two thousand fans will be allowed to attend the Australian Football League (AFL) match between Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide this weekend. The State Government in South Australia has given the green light for the same. The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent and only fully... » Read more


Massive loan to help AFL sail through coronavirus crisis

AFL logo

The Australian Football League (AFL) has secured an enormous line of credit from the National Australia Bank (NAB) and the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) recently to keep the game on life support amidst the deteriorating coronavirus scene the world over. ausleisure.com... » Read more


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