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    AFL Round 13 - Carlton v Hawthorn

    Jun 13, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 13
    Teams: Carlton v Hawthorn
    Date: Friday June 13, 2014
    Start time: 7.50pm

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

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.30pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 7.00am (pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    M29-M32 (Rows A-Z)

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q50 (Rows BB-MM)

    Great Southern Stand
    Q9 (Rows E-DD)
    Q10-Q13 (Rows U-DD)

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Carlton: Bay M3 (Rows A-V and LL)
    Hawthorn: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: On sale now at Ticketek


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