- His beloved South Sydney are playing off for a spot in the NRL grand final in Canberra this Friday night against the Canberra Raiders and Albanese, a former Rabbitohs board member, is desperate to attend.
- He’ll need to be at the AFL’s traditional North Melbourne grand final breakfast at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre first thing Saturday.
- The last flight from the capital on Friday leaves at 8.10pm, well before the preliminary final is over, while the earliest he could arrive in Melbourne on Saturday is 7.30am – with the breakfast already under way.
- Both Scott Morrison and Albanese are scheduled to speak at the breakfast, with the Prime Minister likely scrubbing up on his Aussie rules knowledge after calling West Coast ” Perth” in the lead-up to last year’s decider.
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