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    AFL Rd 22 - Carlton v Essendon

    Aug 24, 2013

    Event:                    AFL Round 22
    Teams:                  Carlton v Essendon
    Date:                     Saturday August 24, 2013
    Start time:              7.40pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 5.30pm
    MCC members: 5.00pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.30pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 2.30pm (passholders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    Q29-Q40

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q57

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-Q4
    Q5-Q15 (Rows P-DD)

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Carlton: Bay M3 (Rows A-T and LL)
    Essendon: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: Public reserved seats on sale at Ticketek here.

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