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At the gate lounge with the flight polo on.  

Dee Zephyr is leading the way! I bought plane tickets before they were crazy just after the Geelong game as I have family living out West. I'm hoping the direct Qantas flight to Perth at 19:

I booked flights and accommodation tonight. I'm taking my 11yo son, first time I've forked out a couple grand to go interstate to see them. My son lost faith after the St Kilda game. It took me u

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11 minutes ago, TheJack said:

Perth based Dees fan and could not be more excited!! If anyone has a barcode they won’t be using for the game PLEASE let me know! Would hate to miss the biggest game in years!

If I can’t find cheaper flights today I would be happy to give you two barcodes to use. The more Dees fans there the better. 

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2 minutes ago, Jaded said:

If I can’t find cheaper flights today I would be happy to give you two barcodes to use. The more Dees fans there the better. 

That would be INCREDIBLE! I’m searching for two to go with my best mate and his old man who are life long Dees fans too! DM me if you can’t find flights! Thanks so much mate!

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We’ll be there, as criminally expensive as it is. Have been swept up in this wave, 54 years in the making, and am powerless in getting off it now. 

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29 minutes ago, TheJack said:

That would be INCREDIBLE! I’m searching for two to go with my best mate and his old man who are life long Dees fans too! DM me if you can’t find flights! Thanks so much mate!

No worries. I’ll PM you tomorrow if I can’t somehow find a decent package deal. I’m still trying. 

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Dad and I just booked flights but are one membership shy. If anyone has a barcode that they won't be using and wants to help a brother out, that would be greatly appreciated!

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1 hour ago, Jaded said:

No worries. I’ll PM you tomorrow if I can’t somehow find a decent package deal. I’m still trying. 

Jaded, not wanting to be a downer on your generosity, but be mindful that your bar code could be used by others for a possible GF ballot ticket

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Agree but you hope fellow Demon landers honor that code. Unfortunately due to flight costs from Adelaide I cant go to this one either.

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Well in my case there's no chance I can make it to the Grand Final. Based in Perth it'll cost me like $5k or so to get across for it. As much as I'd love to, I just couldn't!

And as you said, you'd hope no-one here is trying to scam people out of Grand Final tickets!

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3 minutes ago, FarNorthernD said:

And if anyone is wondering if the airlines are taking the urine with Melbourne -> Perth prices, up here you can get Cairns -> Perth on Friday for $255 and return $479. Last time I looked Cairns is further away from Perth than Melbourne 

Probably cheaper to fly Melb-Cairns to Perth!

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I'm not sure if this helps anyone, but last night I sat with supporters from all around Australia who had booked through AFL travel. They all said that they had priced the trip, with flights, accom & tickets individually but that the AFL Travel site was only a touch more and they were guaranteed a category one ticket.

I can't speak for the site myself, but thought this info may be worth a look at if you are planning on heading over. I'm sure the flights are astronomical just bc of demand, but may be worth a look nonetheless.

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