2022 NAB AFL Women’s Grand Final – Match Day Running Sheet

12:00pm Brighton Homes Arena gates open
12.58pm Delta Goodrem Performs Telstra Pre Match Entertainment
1.10pm Offical Ribbon Cutting of Brighton Homes Arena
1.19pm Umpires enter
1:21pm Brisbane Lions enter
1:24pm Melbourne enter
1:33pm Delivery of the 2022 NAB AFL Women’s Premiership Cup
1:34pm Welcome To Country and Australian national anthem performed 
1:38pm Coin toss
1:40pm 2022 NAB AFLW Grand Final Season Seven starts
3:30pm (approx.)    Final siren
3:40pm (approx.) Post-match presentation
4.00pm   Broadcast to conclude 


With the expected warm weather conditions the AFL will move to implement the following heat mitigation measures for the match:

  • Extend the Quarter time break from 6mins 30 secs to 8mins
  • Extend the Half time break from 16mins to 20mins
  • Extend the 3-Quarter time break from 6mins 30 secs to 8mins

Clubs will also be permitted an additional two water carriers.