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Match day details: Round 17

BTV: Media Conference | Stringer - July 12 Jake Stringer spoke to the media at The Hangar.

Essendon Football Club will take on North Melbourne in the Tackling Childhood Cancer game, in support of the Bombers’ charity partner Challenge.

The club will proudly wear the Challenge logo on the front of their guernsey, which also features the yellow armband, inspired by former Bomber Adam Ramanauskas.

Challenge helps support children and their families living with cancer or a life-threatening blood disorder.

For more information on Challenge, click here.

Round 17: Essendon v North Melbourne

Saturday, July 13


Marvel Stadium

Key timings:

3:00pm – Gates open

4:24pm – Essendon enters arena

4:33pm – Coin toss

4:35pm – Game commences


Member Services will be located at the Club Hub outside gate five at Marvel Stadium and will be open from 3:00pm until quarter time for membership sales, collections and enquiries.


Essendon members with home reserved seat access can scan in. Essendon flexi members with general admission access are encouraged to upgrade to a reserved seat as general admission seating will be limited.

Tickets are available to purchase through Ticketmaster


Merchandise will be located outside Gate 5, and inside Gate 5 and 7 at Marvel Stadium. Don’t forget to show your 2019 membership to receive 10% off selected items.

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Concourse activation:

Hankook Reaction Test with giveaways

Fujitsu Pass the Ball with giveaways
RMIT Handball Target with giveaways

Pre-game activation:

Sol Republic Player Playlist – Listen to some of Sam Draper’s favourite songs before the match.

Amart Whoop there it is Cam – Show your pride pre-game for your chance to Kick and Keep the Amart Three-piece Leather Recliner Suite, valued at $3299.

Quarter-time activation:

Amart Kick for Keeps – If you’re the lucky winner of the Amart Whoop there it is Cam you’ll have three shots to bag yourself the Lannister Suite valued at $3299.

Half-time activation:

Fujitsu Fast Five – Make sure you follow the Fujitsu Facebook page for this Friday’s Fun Fact and be in your seat at the start of half time for your shot at a cool $500 thanks to our co-major partner Fujitsu.

DON Cam – Remember at the end of half time, if you’re spotted by our DON Cam with a DON hot dog you could win tickets for you and two friends to a private suite for the Essendon vs Collingwood match in round 23 valued at $1,500! It’s as simple as that! All thanks to DON Footy Franks, ‘Made for Footy’.

Three-quarter time activation:

Fujitsu Flame – Coming off another loss, our Fujitsu Flame will be looking to fight back when he takes on one lucky participant as they try to out run him on the hollowed turf.

Online coverage:     

Essendon fans keep across the club’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts for inner-sanctum access and comprehensive match-day coverage. You can also join the conversation on Twitter by using the official hashtags for this match – #AFLDonsNorth










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