Event Postponed

In the interest of public safety and the health and wellbeing of all of our supporters, we have made the decision to postpone Bounce of the Ball 2020.

We are currently working with the venue and event stakeholders with a view to holding the event on a later date. 

If you have already purchased tickets to this event, one of our team should have or will be contacting you directly.  

Event Details

Time: 12pm - 2:30pm
Cost: $185 pp
Venue: Members' Dining Room, MCG

This event is proudly sponsored by Zagame's Family Restaurants. 





Guest Speakers

Matthew RIcho Richardson

Panel Guest - Matthew "Richo" Richardson 

Since his retirement from AFL, Richo has made a career as a radio and TV footy commentator. His ‘never give up’ attitude makes him one of the all Australian greats of the game and just right as an ambassador for Windermere. A true gentleman who is very passionate about the development of young players, Matthew is known for his ability to engage, entertain and inspire those around him. 

Bachar Houli

Panel Guest - Bachar Houli

One of Richmond's most experienced and reliable defenders, Houli was an integral part of the Tiger's 2017 premiership success and was recognised as a top performer in their Grand Final win. The AFL's first devout muslim player, off-field Bachar has developed a number of successful multicultural programs for young aspiring athletes, each with a unique focus on football development, employment, leadership and identity. 

Sharni Layton headshot

Panel Guest - Sharni Layton 

Sharni began her professional sporting career playing netball. A Commonwealth Games gold medalist and arguably one of the best netballers of modern time, Layton made the transition to AFLW in 2019 playing for Collingwood. Tenacious and courageous, Layton is truly a unique athlete who is passionate about continuing to build women in sport, and believes that with a little hard work anything is possible. Hear more about Sharni's experiences.

Nigel Carmody

Facilitator - Nigel Carmody

Nigel is a Seven Network Commentator on AFLW, VFL and AFL, and an AFL Player Agent with TLA. He will be talking to our Guest Panellists to give you the latest scoop on the upcoming AFL season.