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    AFL Round 3 - Collingwood v Hawthorn

    Apr 14, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 3   
    Teams:                  Collingwood v Hawthorn
    Date:                     Sunday April 14, 2013
    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 (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 80,000

    General admission seating (subject to change as seats are pre-sold):

    Olympic Stand
    Q51-57

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-9

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Collingwood - M32 (Rows A-T)
    Hawthorn - M3 (Rows A-T)

    Tickets: On sale at Ticketek here

    National Sports Museum: Open from 12.30pm-4.00pm

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