The AFL has revealed the round one fixture of the 2016 season.
Similar to previous years, Richmond and Carlton will open the season with their traditional MCG clash, and rivals Geelong and Hawthorn will square off on Easter Monday.
Thursday, March 24
Richmond v Carlton, MCG
Melbourne v Greater Western Sydney, MCG
Gold Coast v Essendon, Metricon Stadium
Sydney Swans v Collingwood, ANZ Stadium
North Melbourne v Adelaide, Etihad Stadium
Western Bulldogs v Fremantle, Etihad Stadium
Port Adelaide v St Kilda, Adelaide Oval
West Coast v Brisbane Lions, Domain Stadium
Geelong v Hawthorn, MCG
THE FULL 2016 FIXTURE WILL BE RELEASED ON TUESDAY.