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    AFL Round 12 - Melbourne v Collingwood

    Jun 09, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 12
    Teams: Melbourne v Collingwood
    Date: Monday June 9, 2014
    Start time: 3.20pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 1.00pm
    MCC members: 12.30pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 8.30am
    Gate 5: 11.00am
    Gate 6: 12.00pm
    Gate 7: 11.00am (pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    General admission seating:

    Great Southern Stand

    Olympic Stand

    Ponsford Stand
    Q31-Q36 (Rows AA-MM)

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Melbourne: Bay M2 (Rows A-K) and M3 (Rows A-K)
    Collingwood: Bay M32 (Rows A-T)

    Tickets: On sale now at Ticketek


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