The fixture has been released for Round 13 of the VFL.
Instead of facing the Cats this weekend, the Carlton Reserves will have a bye.
Previously scheduled to take on the Geelong VFL side this weekend, a fixture update has provided the Blues with a week to regroup in Round 13, coming back to face to Collingwood in Round 14.
The AFL continues to work closely with respective State Governments, all VFL Clubs and other key stakeholders to best manage the relevant border restrictions currently in place, ensuring the health and safety of the community remains paramount.
The fixture for the VFL will continue to be a week-by-week proposition for the short-term with a fixture for the remainder of the VFL season to be released shortly. The AFL is committed to working through the rounds plus finals to complete the season.
While COVID-19 continues to impact the community, the health and welfare of our players and the community remains the priority and all matches will operate in a safe manner anchored in the advice of respective governments, public health officials and medical experts.