Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
A century-old tradition and fierce rivalry will be revived on Wednesday 16 March as the University of Adelaide takes on the University of Melbourne in an interstate Australian Football League game.

The two teams will be made up of experienced footy players who are current Adelaide and Melbourne university students, and the game is sure to be competitive and full of action.

The University of Adelaide’s Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Warren Bebbington, will toss the coin to commence the game, and there will be refreshments available to purchase.

Further information: www.adelaide.edu.au/revivetherivalry

WHAT:     University of Adelaide VS University of Melbourne Interstate AFL Game
WHERE:    University of Adelaide Oval, Park 12, off War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
WHEN:     Wednesday 16 March, 4.00-6.00pm
COST:     Free and anyone can attend

Media are invited to attend the match, film, photograph and/or interview the players.

Media contact:

Kate Bourne
Media and Communications Officer
The University of Adelaide
Phone: +61 8 8313 3173
Mobile: +61 (0)457 537 677

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