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As 2019 kicks off, a glimpse back at the agony, ecstasy and odd specky

With the new AFL men’s season beginning, take a look back at how 2018 ended for players and fans alike. Photojournalist Jack Banister was on the boundary line throughout August and September to capture the action. 

As 2019 kicks off, a glimpse back at the agony, ecstasy and odd specky

The MCG at sunset, photographed from further down the Yarra River, an hour before the 2018 AFL semi-final between Geelong and Melbourne

Photos by Jack Banister
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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