Calendar of Events

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








Friday September 28 – Footy Almanac Grand Final Eve Lunch

Royal Melbourne Hotel, 629 Bourke St (near Southern Cross Station)
12.30 for 1pm.
Two courses plus the traditional Grand Final Eve Lunch Top 8 count and a parade of guests
$65 for members (and one guest at $65 too)
$80 for non-members (that’s a good reason to join up to become a member – you get a book and a stubby-holder as well!)

After confirming bookings for travelling West Coast and Collingwood fans, as of Sunday Sep 23, seats are available in the second beer garden which has a direct view to the stage.

Bookings essential:




Thursday October 11 – Cricket Dinner with Bernard Whimpress

Hear historian and writer Bernard Whimpress as he speaks about his new biogrpahy of Australian cricket captain and Norwood premiership player Joe Darling who went on to be become a significant figure in the Tasmanian wool industry and member of parliament.

$45 (includes a three course meal)




Monday November 5

Melbourne Cup Eve Lunch at the North Fitzroy Arms