Aussie rules started in 1858. But the AFL didn't start until 1897, the Essendon Bombers were the first team to win a grand final. The season starts at the end of Feburary or the start of March, the season ends on the last day of September were the 2 lucky teams fight it out for the holy grail!!!
In Melbourne, heart of the game final being at the MCG, Channel 7 has won the rights of transmission this year 2010. Basically, the whole of the morrow from about 9am will be Grand Final Day. The game itself, basically starts around 2.30pm Enjoy the performance.
On the last day of September each year
There is no set date, but its almost indelible tradition is to play it on the last Saturday in September each year. In this year of 2010, it was a draw on that day, so it was rescheduled to be played again the very next week - the first Saturday in October.
it was last year i was there had the best day of my life sea eagles 40-0
Lloyd won the John Coleman Medal (AFL leading goalkicker award) in 2000 with 109 goals, with a nine goal haul against Fremantle, his best for the year. He was a member of the winning 2000 Grand Final team finishing with four goals for the day.
Nick Maxwell has: Played himself in "Rove Live" in 2000. Played Himself - Collingwood Magpies in "AFL Sunday" in 2002. Performed in "The Hollowmen" in 2008. Played Himself - Panelist in "AFL Game Day" in 2008. Played Video Shop Guy in "The 7PM Project" in 2009. Played himself in "2010 AFL Grand Final Draw" in 2010. Played himself in "The Wrap" in 2010. Played himself in "2010 AFL Grand Final Replay" in 2010. Played Constable Benson in "Officer Down" in 2010. Played Business Guy in "Problems" in 2012.
The duration of AFL Game Day is 1.5 hours.
AFL Game Day was created on 2008-03-16.
The are a lot of large sporting events: - The Grand Final (AFL) - big in Victoria/Melbourne - The Australian Open - Melbourne Cup (Horse Race) Other large events: - Australia Day - ANZAC Day (Dawn Service/Parade)
Usually a Saturday afternoon in September, however for the 2015 season the Grand Final will be held in October, which has only happened once before ever.