AFL/NRL Grand Final Weekend Crowds and TV Summary

AFL Attendance The 2018 Grand Final crowd broke the MCG record (under its current configuration) by one person — 100,022, beating the 2017 mark of 100,021. The AFL finishes the season with a total attendance of 7,509,302 and an average of 36,687. Total AFL attendances across AFL, JLT (89,014), AFLX (42,730)…

AFL, NRL Preliminary Final Weekend 2018

AFL AFL attendances during 2018 Preliminary Final Weekend totalled 154,567 at the MCG and Optus Stadium. This figure was up 4.38% on the 2017 weekend at the MCG and Adelaide Oval. All up Finals crowds for the AFL now total 600,371 at an average of 75,046, up 32.3% on 2017….

Why are we worried about attendances?

Periodically we see some concern over the state of certain attendance figures in Australia’s various football codes, and its time some of these critics had a good look at the figures and their place in the big picture. Here in Australia we are blessed with four codes of football, two…

2017 NRL Crowd Summary

A Strong Final round (2nd best for 2017) sees the NRL finish with crowds down -1.97% to a total of 2,863m and an average of 14,915 – despite NRL R26 crowds down -6% on R26 last year. The NRL 2017 H&A season ave of 14,915 is the lowest since 2004…

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Weekend Crowds – AFL R18, NRL R19, Super Rugby Qtr Final

AFL After 18 rounds of the 2017 AFL season, Crowds remain up 5.71% to 5.2 million at an average of 34,110. — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 23, 2017 NRL After 20 rounds of the 2017 NRL season, crowds have narrowly become positive – up 0.23% to 2.205 million at an…

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Sat Crowds and Ratings – NRL R19, Super Rugby, Arsenal v WSW

Sat NRL – Knights v Broncos – Crowd: 13,773 at McDonald Jones Stadium — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 15, 2017 CROWD: 14,333. Thank you to all that showed up in the wet conditions #NRLTitansSharks #thrunthru — Gold Coast Titans (@GCTitans) July 15, 2017 Seriously getting dangerous #NRLTitansSharks — BUZZ…

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Saturday AFL Crowds and Ratings – Round 17, 2017

Sat AFL – Cats v Hawks – Official crowd: 70,345 at the MCG — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 15, 2017 70k+ at the MCG today makes the 8th game this year to top the 70k mark compared to 4 in all of 2016. plus 4 games between 60-70 (3 in…

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Friday Crowds and Ratings – AFL R17, NRl R19, Super Rugby

Fri NRL – Warriors v Panthers – Crowd: 13,076 at Mt Smart — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 14, 2017 Fri STV #NRL #FoxLeague #NRLWarriorsPanthers National 194k: Metro 143k (Syd 78k Mel 14k Bri 48k Ade 1k Per 2k) — Mediaweek (@MediaweekAUS) July 15, 2017 Fri NRL – Raiders v…

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Origin III sold out

It will be a full house at @suncorpstadium tomorrow night for the #Origin decider! — NRL (@NRL) July 11, 2017

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Weekend Crowd Summary -AFl R16, NRL R17

After 16 Rounds of the 2017 AFL Season, crowds are up 5.5% to 4.64 million and a 34,405 average. — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 9, 2017 After 18 rounds of the 2017 NRL season, league crowds are down just 0.71% to 1.998 million and a 15,372 aveage heading into Origin…

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Sunday Crowds – AFL R15, NRL R17

AFL Sun AFL – Eagles v Power – Official crowd: 36,766 at Domain Stadium — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 9, 2017 Official attendance at the 'G today is 47,266 #AFLBluesDees — Melb Cricket Ground (@MCG) July 9, 2017 Sun AFL – Roos v Dockers – 19,267 at Etihad Stadium…

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Saturday Crowds – AFL R15, NRL R17, Super Rugby

Super Rugby Sat Super Rugby – Waratahs v Jaguares – Crowd: 10,992 at AllianZ Stadium @au_sport — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 8, 2017 NRL Sat NRL – Storm v Eels – Crowd: 13,593 at Aami Park — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 8, 2017 Sat NRL – Panthers v Sea Eagles…

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Friday Night Crowds

Fri AFL – Crows v Bullddogs – Official crowd: 41,948 at Adelaide Oval — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 7, 2017 Fri NRL – Roosters v Rabbitohs – Crowd: 16, Allianz Stadium — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 7, 2017 Fri Super Rugby – Reds v Brumbies – 13,264 at Suncorp @au_sport —…

Weekend Crowds – AFL Round 15, NRL Round 17

AFL correction: after 15 rounds of the 2017 AFL crowds are up 3.81% to 4.324m and an average of 34,322 — Footyindustry (@footyindustryAU) July 2, 2017 NRL Crowd impact notes Equal record crowd for a match at Central Coast Stadium Below Freezing conditions for the Raiders home game. In…

To Cull or not to Cull that is the question

There are too many teams in Sydney. If there arent too many teams, then there are too many games. If its not that, then its Origin. This mornings NRL media pundits – Mascord and Rothfield – in both Fairfax and News Corp papers are trotting these lines out this morning….