Essendon's members are the lifeblood of the red and black, supporting our great club through thick and thin.

In appreciation of their unwavering loyalty and passion, members who renew may be eligible for the following.

Recognition patch 

Members will receive a recognition patch via post, displaying your consecutive years of membership. We recommend attaching this to your scarf. 

Digital Honour Board

Members’ names will be featured on the club’s Digital Honour Board posted here by July 31 each season. 

Tour of The Hangar

Members can book a complimentary tour of the club by emailing, noting your member number. 

Member Recognition Prize Draw

Members with consecutive tenures of 20 or more years will go in the annual Member Recognition Prize Draw to win one of the following: 

    • One of two double passes to the players rooms on match day
    • One of two footballs signed by the 2020 team
    • One of two guernseys signed by the 2020 team
    • One of two places in the 2021 team photo
    • One double pass to a President’s Club function experience
    • One 12-person private suite on match day (excludes catering)
    • One invitation to an inner-sanctum training experience.

The club will select the games for match-day/training opportunities. 

Anzac Day Record Honour Board 

Members in their 25th year will have their name printed in the match-day AFL Record on Anzac Day, which can be purchased from the MCG on the day. A limited number of copies will be available to purchase from the club for members who are unable to attend the Anzac Day game.  

Guard of honour 

The Club will invite a group of members to participate in a guard of honour on match day.  Members will welcome the players on to the ground standing on either side of the banner.

Game-day room passes

Members can request a maximum of two game-day room passes, which allow post-game access to the players’ rooms.  These will be allocated subject to availability. 

Grand Final Guarantee

Members will receive a complimentary Grand Final Guarantee if their membership does not already include this benefit.  A Grand Final Guarantee offers Priority 2 access to a Grand Final ticket if Essendon participates. The cost of the ticket is not included.

Discounted membership

Members will receive a $320 discount on any membership purchased directly through the club.  The discount can only be applied to one membership, even if the membership value is less than $320.

Member event 

Members will be invited to an event which will celebrate and recognise the contribution and loyalty of long-standing members.