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Embrace the build up

John Worsold is encouraging his players to embrace the hype and soak in the build up to the Dreamtime at the ‘G blockbuster.

11:55am  May 24, 2016

Dreamtime at the 'G

It's one of the biggest home and away games of the season and there are a number of ways you can get involved.

10:48am  May 24, 2016

Putting their hand up

The Bombers went down in the VFL on the weekend, but there were a number of players who put their hand up for senior selection.

10:24am  May 24, 2016

The Long Walk Trust is a charity inspired by Essendon champion Michael Long’s walk to Canberra to get the lives of Indigenous people back on the national agenda. The charity works for Indigenous wellbeing and raises funds to support programs that improve conditions for Indigenous Australians by:

- Raising awareness of Indigenous culture and people

- Promoting leadership development and Indigenous leaders who strengthen culture and improve conditions for their community

As part of the partnership, Essendon Football Club’s administration centre at Windy Hill is now home to the head office of The Long Walk and its Project Manager, Kim Kruger. This position is jointly funded by the Essendon Football Club and The Long Walk.

The annual commemoration of The Long Walk is now held on the same day as Essendon's Dreamtime at the G clash with Richmond, the highlight of the AFL’s Indigenous round. The Long Walk also holds an annual Women's Luncheon and supports four Indigenous leadership programs. Subscribe to The Long Walk eNews to keep informed of The Long Walk’s work at The Long Walk website.