Calendar of Events

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





Sep 22                Book Launch MCC Mark Pennings’ acclaimed Origins of Australian Football Vol 4

Sep 23               Odd Friday Lunch (organised by Percy Jones)

Sep 26                Brownlow Medal Darts Tournament

Sep 30               The famous Footy Almanac Grand Final Eve Lunch. Get in early for this one.

Oct 31                 Melbourne Cup Eve Lunch

Melbourne Launch of The Footy Almanac 2016            mid-November

Nov 10-13         Australian Premier League Bowls – Pine Rivers (featuring Melbourne Roys)


Nov 23              Adelaide launch of The Footy Almanac 2016 (Eve of Adelaide Test Match v South Africa Nov 24-28)

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