Seven welcomes the AFL’s announcement that the 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final will be played at the Gabba, and the show of support for Queensland and the key role it’s played in helping the competition navigate the many challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.

Seven also welcomes the decision to schedule the Grand Final in prime-time for the first time in the competition’s 123-year history, setting up an historic night that will be a fitting crescendo to a unique and captivating season.

“The Grand Final at the Gabba is the culmination of an incredible season of collaboration with the AFL. Together we’ve been able to deliver a top-quality broadcast schedule in a season like no other, and it’s a testament to the strength of our partnership that the fans have continued to see great footy throughout.”

– Seven CEO and Managing Director James Warburton

The AFL Finals will provide massive reach and engagement throughout October. Forecasting the BIG year on year audience increases throughout the Home and Away season continues.

The 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final will be running on the same day of the 100th Cox Plate Carnival – so expect big audiences all day, as the remote will be set on Seven from Sunrise.

Be part of history and the biggest night on television in 2020 – October 24!

Source: Seven