Opposition Chief Peter Dutton can be in attendance on the North Melbourne breakfast.
Throughout his speech on the operate, he in contrast the AFL to politics and the Speaker of the Home of Representatives to an umpire.
“He tries to talk his resolution however provides a variety of free kicks to the opposite mob,” he advised the viewers.
“The teals are a bit like Larger Western Sydney, cashed up motley crew with a number of additional draft picks however most of us are nonetheless questioning how on earth they bought into the competitors.”
“The Coalition, alternatively, is a bit like watching the Brisbane Lions. A merge of comfort again within the day, three consecutive premierships in latest historical past however couldn’t again it up with a fourth.”
Dutton additionally reminded attendees a couple of gaffe by former Liberal prime minister Malcolm Turnbull forward of the AFL grand ultimate in 2008.
When Turnbull was requested what footy staff he barracked for, he responded the Sydney Roosters.
“So there’s hopefulness,” he stated.
Dutton, a Brisbane Lions supporter, sided with Deputy Prime Minister and Geelong tragic Richard Marles, tipping the Cats because the more than likely winner on this afternoon’s conflict.
“Our friendship, after all, has been examined in latest occasions as a result of not solely did he win the election, he took my job as defence minister. However I’m siding with Richard at present,” he stated.
He predicted the staff would win by 10 factors, with Jeremy Cameron taking house the Norm Smith Medal.