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    AFL Round 15 - Geelong Cats v Hawthorn

    Jul 06, 2013

    Event:                    AFL Round 15
    Teams:                  Geelong Cats v Hawthorn
    Date:                     Saturday July 6, 2013
    Start time:              7.40pm

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

    Expected attendance: 75,000

    Public reserved seats are on sale at Ticketek HERE

    General admission seating:

    Current general admission allocations:

    Ponsford Stand
    Q34-Q40

    Southern Stand
    Q1-Q7

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.30pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 2.30pm (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Geelong Cats - Bays M3 (Rows A-T)
    Hawthorn - Bays M33 (Rows A-S)

    MCC members
    Visitor tickets are on sale at Ticketek.  All Long Room and Balcony passes have been allocated.

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