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AFLW: Match day information v Collingwood

Fremantle’s AFLW team takes on Collingwood this Saturday 10 February in the first AFL game to be played at Optus Stadium. Bounce down is at 4.10pm WST.

Prior to bounce down, there is plenty happening in and around the Stadium.

Key times
1.30pm – Activations at Southern Oval
2.30pm – Optus Stadium gates open
3pm – Men’s training
3.35pm – Welcome to Country
3.40pm – AFLW warm up
3.40pm – AFL players signing around the ground
4.10pm – Game commences
5.50pm approx – AFLW players signing post-match

How to get to Optus Stadium
Transperth is advising fans to plan ahead and be patient when travelling to Optus Stadium for Saturday’s game. Fans should familiarise themselves with the special event arrangements that are in place including shuttles from Perth and direct train lines. More information at

Family Fun Day activities
There will be a number of activations taking place at the Southern Oval, located outside Optus Stadium, from 1.30pm, including giveaways, football activities, face painting, bouncy castles and slides.

Chill out and listen to hits and old school thanks to hit92.9's DJ and visit the McDonald’s marquee for food and coffee vouchers, plus other small giveaways.

Wave your anchor for your chance to win!
Collect a Programmed inflatable anchor from volunteers at the main gates (A, B, C, D & E) around Optus Stadium for your chance to win one of five Fremantle Dockers merchandise packs during the game.

Player signing
Fremantle’s AFL team will sign autographs around the ground from 3.40pm with the AFLW team to sign autographs post-match.

Membership queries
The membership team will be located at every gate (A, B, C, D & E) from 2.15pm to answer your queries.

Fremantle Dockers merchandise will be available at stadium outlets situated around the ground.

McCafe Monday’s
McCafe Monday’s are back for 2018 and Freo fans attending Saturday’s AFLW game are in for a treat! All ticket holders and AFLW members will be able to redeem their free McCafe Coffee on Monday 12 February 2018. Fans and members will simply have to show their membership card, membership confirmation email or their match ticket from Saturday’s game at participating McDonald’s and they will walk a way with their free coffee! Terms and conditions apply.

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