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The Purple Bombers aim to assist the Essendon Football Club and the AFL in being leaders of change by creating a safe environment for LGBTIQ supporters and players, by encouraging and promoting diversity, and inclusion within the wider football community. We are regularly holding events, making appearances and forming partnerships to help build the Purple Bombers community and pushing the Purple Bombers forward.

Purple Bombers Launch

After months in planning we officially launched the Purple Bombers on March 30th. Our launch event hosted by…

Purple Bombers at Family Day

The Purple Bombers made our first appearance at Essendon Football Club’s Family Day on March 14.

Purple Bombers Press Conference July 2014

Watch Essendon Football Club’s, Brendon Goddard and our President, Jason Tuazon-McCheyne speak to the media about Purple Bombers…

Purple Bombers on Bomber TV

Watch the announcement about Purple Bombers on BomberTV from July 2014. Including interviews with Brendon Goddard and our…