Australia Victoria
"7" Sport, Essendon V's Hawthorn 1985 (AD)
Mint: Brim Medallions
Other Details: Channel 7 Sport medallion, issued to commemorate the Essendon versus Hawthorn football game in 1985 at VFL Park. Essendon played Hawthorn in the Grand Final. The final score was Essendon 26. 14 (170) defeated Hawthorn 14. 8 (92). HSV-7 was established in Melbourne in 1956 by the Herald and Weekly Times newspaper consortium, and later expanded to include television stations established in the other states. Today it has wide media interests.

Obverse Description

At centre 7 surrounded by a large O from SPORT; around, ESSENDON V HAWTHORN * VFL PARK *

Reverse Description

Sesquicentenary logo above, VICTORIA 150 / GROWING TOGETHER 1984-5 / BRIM MELB

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