Etihad Stadium 2012 AFL Season Fixture
Monday 24 Oct 2011
Forty seven AFL Premiership matches will be played at Etihad Stadium in 2012, including nine Friday night matches.
Etihad Stadium’s season opened on March 31 with a thrilling encounter between North Melbourne and Essendon.
As has been the case recently, the AFL has released a 'floating' fixture for Round 23. While the teams and venues are set, the timeslot will be determined at a later date.
There will be some variations to starting times of matches in 2012.
The opening bounce for Friday night matches will be 7.50pm. There will be a new starting time of 1.45pm on a Saturday afternoon for some matches while Saturday night matches in Melbourne will commence at 7.40pm. (Please see the draw for additional information).
**Please note the Round 13 match between the Western Bulldogs and the Brisbane Lions will now start at 1.40pm**