However, the club have are committed to reselecting Abbott and Brownless in November’s rookie draft.
“We look forward to both Ryan and Oscar enjoying successful seasons for Geelong in 2020,” Geelong recruitment and list manager Stephen Wells told geelongcats.com.au.
“Lachie filled a number of roles with us and we wish him well in his future,” Wells added.
“Lachie has shown himself to be a selfless clubman and a great teammate over his time with the Cats. He helped us win a lot of games and always took up whatever role we needed him to do.”