This is the lunch to crown all lunches for the year. The Variety AFL Great Grand Final Lunch is THE place to be in Grand Final Week and will be held at the home of the Brownlow, Palladium at Crown from 11.30am (for 12noon) Wednesday 30 September 2015. Dress code is smart business attire, but feel free to be a little creative and add a footy twist to it.
A sell-out every year, you'll enjoy a three course lunch with fine wines and beer, and meet and greet some of AFL's hottest stars and Variety Celebrity Ambassadors. Enjoy the thrill of having your photo taken with the Official Premiership Cup before it's presented to the Grand Final Champions on the big day.
Craig Willis will be the MC and special guests include Nathan Buckley (Collingwood Senior Coach) and Brenton Sanderson (AFL National Academy Head Coach and former Crows Senior Coach). Lenny Hayes (former St Kilda player, played 297 games) will also be there with many more to be announced!
Nathan Buckley (image elite sports), Lenny Hayes (image news.com.au) and Brenton Sanderson (image heraldsun)
Bear witness to the annual Tom Hafey Heart of Football Award presented to an outstanding community minded AFL player who has continually displayed outstanding commitment to children. The Young Sports Achiever Award is also presented each year to a special young person who has overcome adversity to achieve an outstanding level of success in the sporting arena.
This lunch has been kicking goals for disadvantaged children for over 30 years. Officially endorsed by the AFL and through the support of the football community, an incredible 1 million dollars has been raised and changed the lives of thousands of Australian kids in its path. Come along and meet some of the kids who directly benefit from your support on the day.
Take part in the fantastic Live and Silent Auctions. You could also win a brand new Suzuki Kizashi AWD valued at $39,990 with the 2015 Lunch Raffle which will be drawn at the event. You're in with a good chance with only 80 tickets being sold. Tickets are $1000 each and can be bought individually or as part of a discounted table package. All proceeds support Variety - the Children's Charity.
If you miss out on the 1st prize, there's still a TAG Heuer Aqua Racer watch valued at $3,550 to be won in 2nd prize, and a yellow and white gold ruby and diamond ring valued at $3,600 in 3rd prize.
Enjoy the entertainment and a laugh with multi award winning comedian Damian Callinan (Before the Game, Skithouse). What would a Great Grand Final Lunch be without some 'Up there Cazaly' Mike Brady, with whom you can sing along.
Book NOW before the 31st of August for the early bird special of $175 per head ($1750 per table of ten). Bookings after 1 September will be $185 per head ($1850 per table of ten).
Special table and $1000 Raffle ticket Package if booked within the early bird timeframe will be $2650 per table of ten and includes a raffle ticket for your chance to win the brand new Suzuki Kizashi AWD and other great prizes. For bookings after the 1st of September, this same raffle ticket package will cost $2750 per table of ten and includes the raffle ticket.
Please contact the office on (03) 8698 3900 to place this booking. For Corporate Bookings, reserve a table and your support will be promoted with a table centrepiece featuring your company logo.