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Western Bulldogs Family Fun Day

Proudly presented by Mission Foods and Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation


Join the Western Bulldogs at VU Whitten Oval for a day of fun at the last Family Festival for 2018.

This event is the perfect way to kick off the silly season with something for the whole family to enjoy. There will be heaps of activities and giveaways in the kids zone, along with open training session and a joint AFL and AFLW signing session. The Bulldogs Shop will also be offering free gift wrapping for all purchases.

In the Kids Zone:

- Face painting
- Football inflatables
- Photo booth
- Free massages 
- Banner making
- Mission Foods 'Well Wishes Wall'
- Merchadise clearance store - Nothing over $30!
- Free slushes thanks for VRGF
- VU Sport agility testing
- Slide & Climb inflatable
- Arts and craft
- Visits from The Pack, Caesar and Santa
- Plenty of giveaways

and much more.

Planning Your Day

8:45am                 Gates and Kids Zone open

AFL Open Training

10:00am             Interviews with the captain and coach of AFL and AFLW teams
11:00am             Autograph session (1 hour)
12:30pm             AFLW open training
1:30pm               Family Fun Day concludes

Getting There

Arriving by car

No parking will be available within the Whitten Oval Precinct. Parking will be available at West Footscray station or in the surrounding streets. Where possible, we recommend arriving by public transport.

Arriving by train

Whitten Oval is a short stroll from West Footscray station - on the Sunbury line.

Arriving by tram

By tram from the city, catch the #57 West Maribyrnong service. The #57 links at Maribyrnong Road with the #82, which passes within a block of the ground.

Arriving by bus

Routes: 409; Yarraville – Footscray, 410; Sunshine – Footscray, 411; Laverton Railway Station - Altona Meadows – Altona – Footscray (via Millers Road), 412; Altona Meadows – Altona – Footscray (via Mills Street), 414; Laverton South – Laverton - Footscray.

Family Fun Day Raffle

Your chance to win 2 tickets to the Western Bulldogs Official Match Day function and post-game change rooms passes plus other prizes.

Tickets are $5 each, 3 for $10 or 10 for $20 and can be purchased from the WB Cheer Squad on the day.

Share your day

Use the hashtag #WBFamilyDay to share all your family day fun on Instagram and Twitter.

Don’t worry, we will be on rain, hail or shine! See you there.

*Player availability and timings are subject to change without notification