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Champions Lunch – Gather Round in Norwood

The Norwood – Port Adelaide rivalry is one of the oldest and fiercest rivalries in Australian football.

Now, as part of the 2024 Gather Round Festival of Football, you can relive some of the magic moments from two of the great grand finals of the 1980s with South Australian Football royalty and FIVEaa sports presenter, Tim Ginever.

The Champions Lunch, at the historic Norwood Town Hall, is a step back in time, themed around historic grand final wins of the Norwood Football Club in 1984 and Port Adelaide Football Club in 1980.

As you step into the Norwood Concert Hall, you’ll be transported to the golden era of SANFL, where the rivalry between Norwood and Port Adelaide reached its pinnacle.

Join local legends who etched their names in the annals of football history and rub shoulders with the up-and-coming heroes who continue to carry the torch of our rich SANFL heritage.

The Champions Lunch is not just a gathering; it’s a time capsule that encapsulates the passion, grit, and glory of those unforgettable grand finals. Immerse yourself in the stories, anecdotes, and camaraderie that defined an era of football greatness.

With a theme meticulously curated to honour the victories of Norwood and Port Adelaide, every detail of the event is a nod to the indelible moments that shaped our football legacy.

Join us for an afternoon of excitement, laughter, and nostalgia as we celebrate the champions of yesteryear and embrace the rising stars of today.

The Champions Lunch is a rare opportunity to connect with the soul of South Australian football, where memories are cherished, and the spirit of competition lives on. Don’t miss this chance to be part of a unique experience that pays homage to the football legends who left an indelible mark on our beloved SANFL.

Don’t miss this truly nostalgic journey that celebrates the triumphs of two iconic teams in the heart of the city at the Norwood Concert Hall.

Bookings essential for this not to be missed event.

Location: Norwood Concert Hall, enter via George Street
Date: Thursday, April 4th
Time: 12.30 – 3.30pm
Price: $180 per head for a 3-course meal and drinks package.
Host: Tim Ginever
Auction proceeds to go to the Jodi Lee Foundation.

For more information contact Council’s Events Unit
T: 8366 4555