Phil, you absolutely killed them! Tony Leonard said you were far and away the best auctioneer he’d ever seen in action and you made 25% of the total raised by yourself – a great compliment.
Sandy HunterAuction coordinator, Old Geelong Football Club
What can I say except a big thank you for yet again, dragging every last cent out of that audience!
Monique GeorgeFormer Operations Manager, Richmond Football Club, now GM Fred & Ginger Catering
AFL Final kicks off with charity breakfast debate for Very Special Kids
Friday, 5 September 2014
Hosted by Jim Wilson the debatee’s tackled the topic of \’Should the AFL support charity clubs?\’ The debate kicked off the Finals Series with robust discussion about the AFL\‘s equalisation measures.
Former AFL Chief Executive Officer Andrew Demetriou, North Melbourne legend Wayne Carey, Channel Seven\‘s news breaker Mark Stevens showed their charitable side in support of the AFL continuing to provide financial support of the poorer clubs.However, the crowd voted hands down to award the debate win to the Survival of the Fittest team, which comprised Essendon legend Tim Watson, Geelong premiership captain Tom Harley and musician and entertainer Greg Champion.The pledge and auction raised over $216,000.