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February 14, 2017 12:47 PM

AFL 2016 NAB Challenge - Western Bulldogs v Melbourne

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 6: Tom Boyd of the Bulldogs takes a spectacular mark over Tom McDonald of the Demons during the 2016 NAB Challenge match between the Western Bulldogs and the Melbourne Demons at Highgate Recreational Reserve, Craigieburn on March 6, 2016. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Media)

JLT Community Series Western Bulldogs v Melbourne/AFLW Round 3 Western Bulldogs v Melbourne

Saturday 18 February
Gates Open 2:30pm

JLT Community Series (AFL) First Bounce 4:40pm
AFLW First Bounce 7:40pm  

Ticketing

With large crowds expected, and limited capacity, find out how you can guarantee your seat at VU Whitten Oval on Saturday.

Getting there

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

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 one kilometre walk of the ground.

Bus
Routes: 410; Sunshine – Footscray, 411; Laverton Railway Station - Altona Meadows – Altona – Footscray (via Millers Road), 412; Laverton - Altona Meadows – Altona – Footscray (via Mills Street), 414; Laverton - Footscray 472 - Williamstown - Moonee Ponds via Footscray. Stops a street away from the ground on Geelong Road. 220 - Sunshine - Gardenvale via City & Footscray. Stops outside the ground in Barkly Street. 219 - Sunshine West - Gardenvale via City & Footscray. Stops around the corner from the ground on Barkly Street. 216 - Caroline Springs - Brighton Beach via City & Footscray. Stops around the corner from the ground on Barkly Street 

Social media

Follow @westernbulldogs and @BulldogsW for live updates throughout both matches.

For more information about pre-match entertainment, food options and a wide range of exciting activities for the whole family click HERE.