The Long Lunch

VFL Park in Waverley Opens

VFL Park in Waverley was unveiled on the 18th of April 1970. The site was secured in 1962 and construction work commenced in 1966. The plan was to accomodate crowds of up to 157,000 patrons but that was reduced to 100,000 and eventually 72,000. The first event at the ground was the VFL...