The AFL have announced the first nine round of the 2022 Season.

Starting with a West Coast Eagles home game in Round One, the fixture sees five Eagles homes games being played at the Stadium in the first nine rounds, including the RAC Derby in Round Three.

The Fremantle Dockers return to the Stadium in Round Two, taking on St Kilda on Sunday 27 March.

Round Nine will see the reigning Premiers Melbourne return to the West for the first time since that historic weekend in September for a Sunday afternoon game against the Eagles.

ROUND 1:
Date: Sunday 20 March
Bouncedown: 4.40pm
West Coast Eagles v Gold Coast Suns

ROUND 2:

Date: Sunday 27 March
Bouncedown: 3.20pm
Fremantle Dockers v St Kilda

ROUND 3:
Date: Sunday 3 April
Bouncedown: 4.20pm
West Coast Eagles v Fremantle Dockers

ROUND 4:
Date: Saturday 9 April
Bouncedown: 5.25pm
Fremantle Dockers v GWS Giants

ROUND 5:
Date: Friday 15 April (Good Friday)
Bouncedown: 5.40pm
West Coast Eagles v Sydney Swans

ROUND 6:
Date: Saturday 23 April
Bouncedown: 5.40pm
Fremantle Dockers v Carlton

ROUND 7:
Date: Friday 29 April
Bouncedown: 6.10pm
West Coast Eagles v Richmond

ROUND 8:
Date: Friday 6 May
Bouncedown: 6.40pm
Fremantle Dockers v North Melbourne

ROUND 9:
Date: Sunday 15 May
Bouncedown: 3.20pm
West Coast Eagles v Melbourne