Sebastopol's horror run continues with captain Tony Lockyer ruled out of the Burra's push for a Ballarat Football Netball League finals berth.
Meanwhile, a Central Highlands Football League finals smokie is set to welcome a gun pair of brothers back into the fold.
With football and netball returning, and clubs busy at the selection table, there's plenty to excite heading into this weekend.
The Courier's footy experts Matt Currill and Ollie Nash have the inside word from the clubs and delve into everything you need to know before the season's return.
Watch the video below.
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