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Event History

2024

Talent Lineup
Football:

TBA

Comedy:

"Woody"

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

TBA

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Home Ground Hub
Charity Partner

TBD!

Home Ground Hub

2023

Talent Lineup
Football:

Brad Johnson

Comedy:

Nick Cody

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Michael Warner, Ash Brazill

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Anonymous X
Charity Partner

$28,500

Anonymous X

2022

Talent Lineup
Football:

Archer

Comedy:

Luke Heggie

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

The Wiz

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Pat Chronin Foundation
Charity Partner

$25,000

Pat Chronin Foundation

2021

Talent Lineup
Football:

N/A

Comedy:

N/A

Music:

N/A

Special Guest:

N/A

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

N/A
Charity Partner

N/A

2020

Talent Lineup
Football:

N/A

Comedy:

N/A

Music:

N/A

Special Guest:

N/A

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

N/A
Charity Partner

N/A

2019

Talent Lineup
Football:

Brent Harvey

Comedy:

Suburban Footballer - Andrew Startin

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Ray Chamberlain

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Diamond Valley Special School
Charity Partner

$32,000

Diamond Valley Special School

2018

Talent Lineup
Football:

Luke Hodge

Comedy:

Luke Heggie

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Ellie Blackburn

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

BackPacks 4 Vic Kids
Charity Partner

$30,000

BackPacks 4 Vic Kids

2017

Talent Lineup
Football:

Liam Pickering & Craig Hutchison with Dane Swan

Comedy:

Cal Wilson

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Moana Hope

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

MAD
Charity Partner

$27,500

MAD

2016

Talent Lineup
Football:

Jonathon Brown

Comedy:

Kahled Khahafalla

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

SleepBus
Charity Partner

$30,000

SleepBus

2015

Talent Lineup
Football:

Cameron Ling

Comedy:

Michael Goldstein

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Mike Brady

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

The Big Umbrella
Charity Partner

$15,640

The Big Umbrella

2014

Talent Lineup
Football:

Barry Hall

Comedy:

Jeff Green

Music:

Mike Allen + Shannen James

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Vinnies Soup Vans
Charity Partner

$24,000

Vinnies Soup Vans

2013

Talent Lineup
Football:

Dermot Brereton

Comedy:

Rusty and the Other Guy

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Chelsea Roffey

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

The Y-House Foundation
Charity Partner

$20,000

The Y-House Foundation

2012

Talent Lineup
Football:

Scott Cummings

Comedy:

Dave Thornton

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

David Parkin

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

20th Man Foundation
Charity Partner

$18,500

20th Man Foundation

2011

Talent Lineup
Football:

Brian Taylor

Comedy:

Dave O'Neil

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

Brad Blaze

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

STREAT
Charity Partner

$15,000

STREAT

2010

Talent Lineup
Football:

Jason Dunstall

Comedy:

Keith Scott

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

N.I.C.K Foundation
Charity Partner

$15,000

N.I.C.K Foundation

2009

Talent Lineup
Football:

Glen Jakovich

Comedy:

Graham "Kenny" Kenny

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

Charity Partner

$15,000

2008

Talent Lineup
Football:

Luke Darcy

Comedy:

Damien Carr

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

TLC for Kids
Charity Partner

$15,000

TLC for Kids

2007

Talent Lineup
Football:

Jason Akermanis

Comedy:

Phil Cass

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

The Holland Foundation
Charity Partner

$15,000

The Holland Foundation

2006

Talent Lineup
Football:

Panel: Brian Lake (then Harris), Kayne Pettifer, Wade Skipper

Comedy:

Coodabeen Champions

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

One Umbrella
Charity Partner

$15,000

One Umbrella

2005

Talent Lineup
Football:

David Neitz

Comedy:

- -

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

Zinc @ Fed Sq

FareShare
Charity Partner

$15,000

FareShare

2004

Talent Lineup
Football:

John Elliott

Comedy:

- -

Music:

Mike Allen

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Disabled Wintersports Association
Charity Partner

$15,000

Disabled Wintersports Association

2003

Talent Lineup
Football:

- -

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

The Sacred Heart Mission
Charity Partner

$15,000

The Sacred Heart Mission

2002

Talent Lineup
Football:

- -

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

MCG Long Room

Starlight Foundation
Charity Partner

$15,000

Starlight Foundation

2001

Talent Lineup
Football:

Sam Kekovich

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

HART Walker a device for a child
Charity Partner

$15,000

HART Walker a device for a child

2000

Talent Lineup
Football:

- -

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

- -
Charity Partner

$10,000

- -

1999

Talent Lineup
Football:

Tommy Hafey (the Late, Great)

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

- -
Charity Partner

$10,000

- -

1998

Talent Lineup
Football:

Tony Shaw

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

- -
Charity Partner

$5,000

- -

1997

Talent Lineup
Football:

Michael Byrne

Comedy:

- -

Music:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

Special Guest:

- -

- -
Charity Partner

$5,000

- -

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