2016 AFL Club Finances – Victorian Edition

Statements Brisbane Bears – Fitzroy Lions Football Club Carlton Football Club Collingwood Football Club Essendon Football Club Geelong Football Club Hawthorn Football Club Melbourne Football Club North Melbourne Football Club Port Adelaide Football Club Richmond Football Club St Kilda Football Club Sydney Swans Football Club Western Bulldogs (Footscray Football Club)…

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Alexa Website Rankings – Jan 2017

The 2016 edition can be found here.   Alexa estimates are based on data from our global traffic panel, which is a sample of millions of Internet users using one of over 25,000 different browser extensions. In addition, we gather much of our traffic data from direct sources in the…



Year in Review – Free to Air Broadcasts

Sooo here we go – and yes the NRL folks are going to be a touch upset because it doesnt include regionals – yet. I would like them to bear in mind, that most other codes dont get regionals reports, including A-league and AFL matches. ill do a separate Estimates…


2016 in Review – Foxtel Broadcasts

We have records of 731 matches, thanks to the good folks at Mediaweek, TV Tonight. and Mediaspy who keep us informed of these things. From this we have put together a top 100. (please note it doesnt not include the last 10 days or so.) The placings 1st place –…








Port Adelaide announce 2016 profit of $14,840

Port Adelaide chairman David Koch today announced the club has recorded an operating profit in consecutive years for the first time in almost a decade. The 2016 profit of $14,840 after depreciation represents a strong financial performance in a challenging on field year, and while it was down on the…


Sydney Swans Limited report a 2016 net profit of $53,224

Sydney Swans Limited has reported a net profit of $53,224 for the year ending 31 October 2016 – profit before depreciation was almost $800,000. Net assets were $2,085,819. The result comes after substantial compensation payments to ANZ Stadium to bring all home games back to the SCG one year earlier…




2016-17 Womens Sports Media Rights Deals

Here is a brief comparison of known Australian womens sports tv deals. Australian Football League – Womens Two year deal No Additional rights funds Production costs covered by Foxtel and the Seven Network Opening game of the season, every saturday night game and the grand final live and on the…


Participation figures over the years

    The table above uses data from various studies including 2010 ERASS (Exercise, Recreation and Sport) Report “Over 10 million Australians play Commonwealth Games Sports – 7 million Australians make swimming Australia’s favourite” – Roy Morgan Participation in Sport and Recreation 2013/2014 – Australian Bureau of Statistics 2016 AUSPLAY…