PHOTOS: Kangaroos arrive for community camp

NORTH Melbourne football club players have arrived in Ballarat for their annual two day community camp.

Players and club officials, including new CEO Carl Dilena, attended a civic reception at Town Hall this morning  to kick off their busy schedule of events in the city.

Among the activities planned, players will visit 18 local primary schools and train with 10 Ballarat region football teams.

The camp will conclude with an intra-club match at Eureka Stadium tomorrow night.

The entire North Melbourne team, along with coach Brad Scott, are in town for the camp, the fifth consecutive year the club has held it in Ballarat. 

 Scott McMahon, Scott Thompson and Todd Goldstein. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Scott McMahon, Scott Thompson and Todd Goldstein. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Luke Delaney, Levi Greenwood, Mitch Wilkins. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Luke Delaney, Levi Greenwood, Mitch Wilkins. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Lindsay Thomas, Ben Speight and Daniel Wells. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Lindsay Thomas, Ben Speight and Daniel Wells. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Adam Black and Chris Gleeson. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Adam Black and Chris Gleeson. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Daniel Currie and Taylor Garner. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Daniel Currie and Taylor Garner. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Bill Prior, Prof Caroline Taylor, John Hurley and Geoff Crick. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Bill Prior, Prof Caroline Taylor, John Hurley and Geoff Crick. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

North Melbourne coach Brad Scott and Ballarat mayor Cr John Burt. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

North Melbourne coach Brad Scott and Ballarat mayor Cr John Burt. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Ayden Kennedy and Lachlan Hanson. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Ayden Kennedy and Lachlan Hanson. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Todd Goldstein. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Todd Goldstein. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Phil Partington, Brad Scott and Gerard Fitzgerald. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Phil Partington, Brad Scott and Gerard Fitzgerald. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

New North Melbourne CEO Carl Dilena. Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER

Civic Reception at Town Hall for North Melbourne players and club officials to begin their community camp. PICTURE: JEREMY BANNISTER