The Odd Friday Lunch Simon Madden, Fri 13

the odd friday lunch simon madden, fri 13

Simon Madden was one of the greatest ruckman to play AFL and is one of Essendon’s greats

the odd friday lunch simon madden, fri 13

Born 30/12/57, he played for Essendon between ’74 & ’92. He remained
loyal to Essendon, despite significant offers to lure him away, playing
378 games & kicking 575 goals. He won 4 Best & Fairests, 1 Norm
Smith Medal, was a 3 time All Australian, and a Brownlow runner up. He
played in 2 Premierships, was captain for 2 years, and captained the
Vic interstate side for 3 years winning a Simpson Medal for best on
ground. He was president of the AFL Players association for 5 years.
Simon is in Essendon’s Team of the Century, 5th in the Champions of
Essendon, and in the Australian Hall of Fame.

the odd friday lunch simon madden, fri 13Simon worked as a teacher for 15 years, becoming Vice Principal. After his playing career he did some coaching, is a business management & motivational consultant & speaker, & plays in a classic rock band ‘Better Late than Never’ at local venues. He is a Director on Essendon’s
Board, a Director of the AFL Players Assoc. & Chairman of the PastPlayers Advisory Board.

MENU $40 + Drinks

Entree – Salt & Pepper Squid with Lime Aioli & Rocket Salad
Mains – Roast Beef with Pommes Lyonnaise, Confit Tomato & Chimichurri


Roasted, Boned & Rolled Pork Loin, Earl Grey Prunes with Fennel,
Mint & Apple Slaw
Dessert – Cheese Platter


the odd friday lunch simon madden, fri 13