The Governor of Victoria, The Honourable Linda Dessau AM, will host a morning reception at Government House tomorrow, Friday October 2, to recognise the contribution of Australian Football volunteers.

The reception, due to be attended by 500 people, will honour all State and Territories Volunteer of the Year Award recipients as well as that of the Victorian Multicultural Ambassador of the Year.

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan and Chairman Mike Fitzpatrick will be in attendance and media are welcome to attend and obtain vision of the event.

Please contact Sophie Henderson on 0438 620 660 if you wish to attend.

What: Vision opportunity of Award Ceremony.

Where: Government House, Government House Drive, Melbourne

When: 9:00am Friday, October 2.

Please note: All media are required to bring with them their media credentials to gain entry into Government House. There will be no entry to the grounds after 9:30am, this will be strictly enforced by security.