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Global GIANTS

It’s been an exciting year for GIANTS community clubs around the globe.

10:26am  Oct 24, 2014

Growing the Talent Pool

Former Sydney Swans and Carlton defender Jason Saddington has been appointed Manager of the PM CAPITAL GIANTS Academy.

10:18am  Oct 23, 2014

Stars Will Stay: Sheedy

GIANTS director and inaugural coach Kevin Sheedy is confident the club will retain its young stars as it pushes towards finals in the coming seasons.

4:29pm  Oct 22, 2014

Player Profiles

Devon Smith

Devon Smith

Height:
174cm
Weight:
75kg
Recruited from:
Lara (Vic)/Geelong U18
Debut:
2012
Games:
59
Goals:
52

Destination: Canberra

The GIANTS have established a genuine, long-term AFL club presence in Canberra through their partnership with the ACT Government. The GIANTS will play four games a year at StarTrack Oval for the next 10 years, including three AFL Premiership matches every season.

Round

Opponent

Day

Date

Time

Venue

Tickets

NAB Challenge

Sydney Swans

Thursday

February 20

7pm

StarTrack Oval, Canberra

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4

Western Bulldogs

Saturday

April 12

4.40pm

StarTrack Oval, Canberra

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7

Port Adelaide

Saturday

May 3

2.10pm

StarTrack Oval, Canberra

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20

North Melbourne

Saturday

August 9

1.45pm

StarTrack Oval, Canberra

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GWS GIANTS v Western Bulldogs
Round 2: Saturday 12 April, 4.40pm

Enjoy the sporting rivalry as GIANTS co-captain and inaugural Kevin Sheedy Medallist, Callan Ward, takes on his old side, the Western Bulldogs, in the first battle for the year at StarTrack Oval.

GWS GIANTS v Port Adelaide
Round 7: Saturday 3 May, 2.10pm

He played his best game against the GIANTS in 2013, but will former GIANTS recruit Jack Hombsch follow up in 2014? Come along and cheer the GIANTS home!

GWS GIANTS v North Melbourne
Round 20: Saturday 9 August, 1.45pm

The GIANTS are keen to redeem themselves against North Melbourne this season. They will be hitting the ground running in Round 20, be sure to take in the action at StarTrack Oval.

Explore your Capital

While in Canberra for the next GIANTS game make sure to leave time to explore your nation’s capital.

The home of the Australian story is constantly entertaining with world-class sporting events, international blockbuster exhibitions, bold and vibrant family friendly festivals, fascinating historical exhibitions and enticing gourmet food and cool climate wine experiences.

Plan your journey with the GIANTS, including choosing and booking accommodation, by checking out visitcanberra.com.au or calling the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre on 1300 554 114. You can also follow VisitCanberra on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Packages to see the game, including flights and accommodation, are also available through Any Game Any Where.

On game day the easiest way to get to the Startrack Oval, Canberra in Manuka is by special free ACTION public bus services.