Essendon v Richmond

2021 Toyota AFL Sir Doug Nicholls Round Dreamtime Match

  • Saturday 5 June 2021
  • Gates Open 3:30pm
  • Bounce Down 5:40pm

This season marks the fifteenth year the AFL has a dedicated Round to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and their contribution to Australian Football.

Dreamtime comes to life in Perth, on the land of the Noongar people, as Essendon play host to Richmond for a Saturday night blockbuster.

šŸ… The best player on the ground is awarded the Yiooken Award

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see this historic match played in Perth, at our beautiful Optus Stadium.

Optus Stadium Game Day Rooftop Experience

Game Day Rooftop Experience

Watch the first or third quarter of footy from the highest seats Optus Stadium has to offer at this game.

After completing 78 steps up to the rooftop you'll be rewarded with a unique game day experience from the Optus Stadium rooftop.

Entry to the AFL match is not included in this package; participants must hold a valid club membership or purchase a match day ticket via Ticketmaster.


Pre-event dining in the City View Cafe

Enjoy bistro casual dining at the City View before the game and sit back and relax, knowing you’re only minutes from your seat.

Offering a delicious menu, premium beverages and excellent service. What more could you want!