THE AFL has on Wednesday announced a fixture change to both round 11 and 12 of the 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Season.

The round 11 match between North Melbourne and Melbourne, has been moved from Blundstone Arena to Adelaide Oval.

ROUNDS 9-12 Check out the full fixture

This change is due to the recently announced extension of the border restrictions in to Tasmania by the Tasmanian Government.

12:03 Mins
Published on

Freshness in flexibility: Will we have a rolling fixture beyond 2020?

AFL head of broadcast and scheduling, Marcus King, gives Damian Barrett an insight into how the rolling fixture has been developed this season amid the coronavirus chaos

Published on

Melbourne will now be the designated 'home' team. Melbourne play at Adelaide Oval in round 10 and will remain in Adelaide for the four days leading into the round 11 match vs North Melbourne.

The Round 12 match between Geelong and Port Adelaide, has been moved from the Gabba to Metricon Stadium.

This change has been made to ensure sufficient protection of the turf at the Gabba, noting there are three other matches at the Gabba during Round 12.

Round 11

Melbourne vs North Melbourne
Adelaide Oval
Sunday, Aug 9
540pm CST (610pm EST)

Round 12

Geelong Cats vs Port Adelaide
Metricon Stadium
Friday, Aug 14
750pm EST