Thursday 8 October - Norwood Oval
South Adelaide 9.3.57
Melbourne won by 11 points
Goalkickers: John Townsend 4, Unknown 5
Played under lights between the premiers of the Victorian and South Australian leagues.
Melbourne came back from 11 points down at three quarter time, kicking 3.6 to 0.1 to win. Townsend snatched the lead 23 minutes into the last quarter.
Other players included Crompton, Barassi, Adams, H. Mann and Watson.