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Join us at the 2019 Family Day!

Gawny was a popular figure at the 2018 Family Day (Photo: Scott Barbour)

MELBOURNE’s annual Family Day has been confirmed for 2019, with the exciting event set to be held at Yarra Park on Sunday, March 10.

The day will begin at 10.30am, with every Melbourne AFL and AFLW player set to attend and run activities on the day.

Fans will also have the chance to get an autograph and photo with their favourite players. 

Prizes and giveaways will be up for grabs, while a range of food and beverages will also be available for purchase.

This family friendly event takes place after Melbourne faces Brisbane at Casey Fields in its final JLT match on the preceding Saturday, while the Demons AFLW side also plays on the Saturday night, coming up against the Western Bulldogs at Marvel Stadium.


2019 Melbourne Family Day details

Date: Sunday, March 10
Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm
Location: Yarra Park, MCG (outside Jolimont Station)
Entry: Free!


Parking is available at the MCG from 9.30am via Gate 5 off Punt Rd for $10. The car park will close at 4:00pm.

Public Transport

There are a variety of ways to get to the MCG via public transport. Plan your journey here.

Zurich Collector Cups

Zurich’s limited edition Collector Cups are set to be the hottest property in Melbourne this footy season.

Zurich will be giving these reusable cups away to supporters for FREE at nominated matches throughout the season.

There are six different Melbourne Football Club players to collect. Jack Viney is featured on the first cup, which will be available for collection exclusively at Family Day this Sunday.

Make sure you head to the Zurich marquee to collect your cup.

Find out more HERE.

Membership and Merchandise

2019 Melbourne memberships and merchandise will be available to purchase on the day at the membership and Demon Shop marquees.

Food and Beverage

Enjoy a range of food, coffee and beverages at the event, including the Bearded Jaffle, sausage sizzle, coffee and ice cream van


  • Player autographs
  • Enjoy badge making and colouring in at our arts and craft station
  • Face painting, posters, giveaways and more
  • Caricature Artist
  • Petting Zoo
  • Zurich activity zone with photobooth, and flag and limited edition cup giveaways
  • China Southern Airlines handball target
  • New Balance Mark’N Goal inflatable
  • Bucking Football, presented by Chisholm
  • Free slushies, thanks to the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
  • Nintendo Switch activity zone
  • Melbourne FC mascots Daisy, Checker and Flash all in attendance
  • Melbourne's AFL and AFLW teams will be presented on stage at the conclusion of the day