Calendar of Events

Forthcoming Almanac events. All welcome.


April 16  Inaugural Stawell Gift Dinner 6.30 for 7pm, Waterside Hotel. Come and hear 88 year old W.K. Trewick tell us how he won the 1950 Stawell Gift. (One of the best yarns I’ve heard in Australian sport) $75 Bookings essential.


April 21  Celebration of The Footy Almanac 2013 at the MCC Library. All welcome. Andy Gowers to say a few words. 

May 2-4  Footy trip: Minyip-Murtoa v Horsham at Murtoa – to celebrate turning the lights on. (Good grain prices at the moment).

May 29    Lunch

June 20  Bill Ellis and crew on tour

June 27    Lunch

July 20   Adelaide University Greys/Footy Almanac Bob Neil Event in Sydney. Details to come.

July 25   Lunch

Aug 3    Adelaide University Greys Bob Neil Melbourne Lunch, at the Waterside Hotel.

Aug 29   Lunch

Sep 22   Brownlow Medal

Sep 26   Grand Final Lunch

Nov 3    Melbourne Cup Lunch with Greg Carpenter. Come and help us pick the trifecta.

The launches of The Footy Almanac 2014 will take place in the capital cities from late-November.

Darts tournament – to be notified

Golf Day – to be notified

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