The end of September is always an important time in the AFL calendar. With Grand Final Day imminently drawing closer, excitement continues to bubble away as to which team will take the coveted trophy. But before the siren sounds on Saturday, check out five ways you and the crew can get together for a long-overdue catch-up (and to celebrate the game if desired!)
1. AFL Grand Final Day at St Andrews Beach Brewery
It’s going to be all about the backyard BBQ at St Andrews Beach Brewery in Fingal for this year’s final showdown. Here, a mixed grill menu led by Head Chef Andreas will be matched with happy hour bar prices from the game's start to finish. Reservations and walk-ins on the day are both welcome.
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2. AFL Grand Final Day at Hotel Sorrento
It’s not only the MCG crowds that will be roaring on Saturday afternoon. Along with your group of mates, find a seat by the warming fire at Hotel Sorrento and enjoy a range of gastro pub classics. Early arrival is recommended to avoid disappointment. Limited bookings are available in the restaurant.
Find all the details for Hotel Sorrento’s event via the link here.
3. Grand Final Day at Jetty Road Brewery
Expect an all-in family festivity at Jetty Road Brewery in Dromana from the moment of the first bounce. Drink specials, a footy food menu and prizes to be won throughout the afternoon make for a memorable Grand Final experience. A handball game will also be available for the kids, helping everyone to get into the riveting footy spirit!
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4. Grand Final Race Day
Wanting to celebrate the weekend in style? Look no further than the Grand Final Race Day at Mornington Racecourse. All race goers can attend the event FREE of charge, with various dining experiences on offer.
To explore more of the Mornington Racecourse event, click here.
5. Twisted Sisters & A Token Bloke at the Conductor's Cabin
If you’re in the mood for a groove (aren’t we all?!), head on over to the Conductor’s Cabin at Benton Rise Farm in Tuerong for an afternoon of jiving and delicious food. A great way to meet local members of the community, this is one event not to be missed!
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