Football could return to Punt Road Oval, with the AFL considering playing a Richmond-Essendon game there in the final round of practice matches. The league released the practice match fixture on Monday, with the games to be played after the NAB Challenge.
All times are to be confirmed.
Sunday March 2
Gold Coast Suns v Collingwood at Metricon Stadium
Thursday March 6
West Coast v Fremantle at Patersons Stadium
Friday March 7
Geelong Cats v North Melbourne at Simonds Stadium
GWS Giants v Adelaide Crows at Blacktown
Carlton v Western Bulldogs at Visy Park
Richmond v Essendon at Punt Road Oval or Craigieburn
Saturday March 8
Port Adelaide v St Kilda at Alberton Oval
Melbourne v Hawthorn at Casey Fields
Brisbane Lions v Sydney Swans at Burpengary