Open Training Sessions

Upcoming open training sessions at Victoria University Whitten Oval are:

  • AFL - Wednesday 8th December 9.30am
  • Christmas At The Kennel / AFLW Intra Club Match - Saturday 11th December 11.30am

NB: All times published are approximate and subject to change at late notice. All training sessions are at VU Whitten Oval unless otherwise stated.

Attending Open Training at VU Whitten Oval

Due to AFL COVID guidelines, players will unfortunately not be able to sign autographs or have any direct contact with fans.

For members and fans wishing to attend the open training session, they are asked to enter VU Whitten Oval via Barkers Café (opposite EJ Whitten Statue on Whitten Avenue) and sign-in to the venue using the QR code located immediately inside the door. Fans must wear a mask in Barkers Café to enter.

Fans can then proceed through Barkers Café and access the internal concourse via the glass doors. 

Members and fans can watch the training session from the EJ Whitten Stand, or the terraces in front of the EJ Whitten Stand as directed by signage.

To enable social distancing from the perimeter fencing of the ground, members and fans will not be able to access the perimeter walkway around the exterior of the oval during the training session.

Attendees are reminded to follow the below COVID Safe Guidelines:

Each attendee is asked to do a symptom self-assessment prior to leaving home and not attend if they are unwell or have been instructed to isolate or quarantine.

Attendees must maintain at least 1.5m physical distance between those from other groups at all times; stay within the allocated spaces or seats for viewing the session; and observe cough etiquette and personal hygiene measures.

*Open Training at VU Whitten Oval are run in accordance with a COVID-Safe plan.

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