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Women's AFL: A League of Their Own


The AFL Women’s League is just a few weeks into its first season but already the new contest is drawing big crowds and excited debate. What is the future for women in Australian Rules football? What impact will the new league have on the men’s game?

Join us for a special media lunch with AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan and star Western Bulldogs player and AFL Game Development Officer Aasta O’Connor.

As the Women’s League heads towards its first grand final, Gillon McLachlan will speak about the AFL’s plans to grow the contest – and join a Q&A panel with Aasta O’Connor and Michael Rowland – ABC News Breakfast presenter, MPC president and Bulldogs tragic.

Date & Time Wednesday 1 March 2017, 12.15 to 2.00pm

Venue Crown Palladium C, Level 1 Crown Towers, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank

Cost $90 Members, $120 non-members and $1050 for a corporate table of ten


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