Calendar of Events

Forthcoming Almanac events. All welcome. If you are interested in attending any of these lunches please contact us:




Oct 31                 Melbourne Cup Eve Lunch. 12.30 for 1pm. North Fitzroy Arms Hotel. cnr of Reid and Rae Streets North Fitzroy. $50 for two courses. Come and help pick the trifecta.


Nov 23                An evening with Gideon Haigh – and his new book Stroke of Genius on the George Beldam photo of Victor Trumper



Melbourne Launch of The Footy Almanac 2016            date to be advised

Dec 14 (tentative)           Brisbane launch of The Footy Almanac 2016 (Eve of Gabba Test v Pakistan)



The North Fitzroy Arms Lunch Club (Odd Friday lunch) hosts lunch on all Friday odd-numbered dates. All welcome.



these  dates to be added:                                           


Golf Day – to be notified

Test Match – Almanac XI v All-comers (over five days) – looking for an opponent