Gentlemen, The AFL have announced that the pre-season competition will commence on Thursday 20 February. We should have our draft complete before this date. The regular season then commences on Thursday 19 March. So dates for next year will be something like this: 31 January, Thursday, Midnight AEDT - Delistments complete. 1 February, Friday, 08:00 AEDT - PSD commences. 19 February, Wednesday, Midnight AEDT - PSD complete. 17 March, Tuesday, Midnight AEDT - Trading complete and teams finalised. 19 March, Thursday, 19:25 AEDT - Lockout, Season commences. Get ready - here comes ORFFU 20-20 vision!