Regular Season Round 1

After the 2022 JLT Community Series (pre-season), the AFL premiership regular season will be the 126th season of the elite Australian rules football competition. The first round game is scheduled to start on Wednesday, March 16, 2022.

AFL 2022 Schedule for Regular Season Round 1:

DATEEVENTVENUETIME
March, 16
Wednesday
Melbourne vs. Western BulldogsMCG7.10pm (Seven)
March, 17
Thursday
Carlton vs. RichmondMCG7.25pm (Seven)
March, 18
Friday
St Kilda vs. CollingwoodMarvel Stadium7.50pm (Seven)
March, 19
Saturday
Geelong vs. EssendonMCG2.10pm (Fox)
March, 19
Saturday
GWS vs. SydneyAccor Stadium5.10pm (Fox)
March, 19
Saturday
Brisbane vs. Port AdelaideGabba8.10pm (Seven)
March, 20
Sunday
Hawthorn vs. North MelbourneMCG1.10pm (Fox)
March, 20
Sunday
Adelaide vs. FremantleAdelaide Oval4.10pm (Fox)
March, 20
Sunday
West Coast vs. Gold CoastOptus Stadium7.40pm (Fox)

AFL 2022 Regular Season Round 1 Ends on Sunday, March 20 and then it goes to AFL Regular Season Round 2.