The Hawks set for a special Round 1 Clash

March 09, 2018
The Hawks set for a special Round 1 Clash

The AFL Season openers for every club is built with excitement and anticipation. Round 1 at the MCG between powerhouse clubs Hawthorn and Collingwood will be as intense a start to the season as any game this round.

The Hawks are looking to improve from a rebuilding year in 2017 with some outstanding young players expected to impact the league from Round 1. Last years boom recruit Tom Mitchell in the middle, highly rated utility James Sicily and superstar midfielder Jaeger O'Meara just to name a few. Plenty of the old faces like Jarryd Roughead, Cyril Rioli and Shaun Burgoyne will continue to lead the club in hopes of playing finals in 2018.

The Pies are needing to improve for an impatient fan base. Again plenty of young talent that is growing together provides a challenge to Hawthorn. Superstar captain Scott Pendlebury, Steel Sidebottom and Adam Treloar will lead Collingwood this season with some further changes on field that will provide an intriguing match up.

One thing is for sure, there will high anticipation for the start of the game, a full MCG crowd and 4 points on the line on Saturday night 24th March.

This excitement is a great chance to capitalise for business to attend with clients, suppliers, staff or key stakeholders. The Hawks have some great seating for this game coupled with the President's Function while the Audi Suite is an outstanding experience for viewing, hospitality and comfort.


President's Function

Hawthorn President Jeff Kennett is one of the more outspoken public figures in Victoria and wears his heart on his sleeve when it comes to the Hawks. Ticket Packages don't get much better than this for Round 1 - Premium Level 2 seating on the wing, 3-course dining in the Olympic Room, full beverage service throughout the game and entertainment.


Audi Suite

Who doesn't want the comfort of a private syndicate suite, decked out in premium Audi branded styling with some of the best viewing of the MCG on a Saturday night? The Audi Suite is perfect for client entertainment or enjoying socially with friends. Theatre style seating, 3-course meal, continuous service of premium beverages, half time snacks and full waiter service throughout. This is a casual yet premium experience that only the Hawthorn Football Club provides.

Make an impact on Round 1 of the AFL Season and no better than two big clubs, a full stadium full of energy and great atmosphere for the game. You will have to be quick as availability is limited so secure your place for the President's Function or the Audi Suite now.

If you need assistance in booking or finding the right experience just for you please contact our customer support team on (03) 9257 3255 or email

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