Gather Round...A Festival of Footy will feature all 18 teams and nine matches for Premiership points, with highlights including two matches at Mount Barker, showcasing the best of Adelaide Hills’ food and wine, a Saturday double-header at Adelaide Oval, and two matches at Norwood Oval, including the return of the Food and Wine Festival on The Parade on the Sunday.

Club and AFL members once again have free access to their club’s match, a new family ticket will be introduced where kids go free, and a discounted multi-day pass will also be available. Full ticketing information for Gather Round will be released in the coming weeks.

Gather Round will run from Thursday 4 April through to Sunday 7 April during the school holidays for Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia. Norwood Oval will see action again when the Brisbane Lions play North Melbourne in a twilight fixture on Friday night.

Norwood Oval will see action again when the Brisbane Lions play North Melbourne, April 5th at 4:40pm.


As the official airline of the AFL & Gather Round, Virgin Australia will again be laying on extra flights to help transport fans to Adelaide which are available now.

Virgin Australia are also giving fans the chance to win amazing prizes if they book their travel with VA to Gather Round and throughout the season. Prizes include free flights, match tickets and a share of 1M velocity points! To enter the competition click HERE

Accor Hotels, the official accommodation partner for both AFL and AFLW, offers fans travelling to Gather Round a range of accommodation options with over 10 hotels and apartments across Adelaide to choose from.

Visit to book, plus a special Member Rate can be unlocked by joining the free loyalty program ALL – Accor Live Limitless.