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Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

| Yarra Park, Jolimont, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
+61 3 9657 8888
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The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is Australia's largest, oldest and most popular sporting venue. The MCG has hosted plenty of international cricket, including the first-ever Test and the 1992 World Cup final, countless VFL/AFL Grand Finals, the 1956 Olympic Games and 2006 Commonwealth Games. It also hosted the final of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Other sporting spectacles include FIFA World Cup soccer qualifiers, rugby league home and away matches and State of Origin and international rugby union clashes. Apart from its sporting events, the MCG has also witnessed many blockbuster music concerts, and even Pope John Paul II held a mass there when he visited Melbourne in 1986. The MCG has a total capacity of 100,024 people, comprising 95,024 seats and 5000 standing room spaces. The stadium also houses the National Sports Museum, which includes some of the most priceless pieces of memorabilia in Australian sporting history.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Yarra Park, Jolimont, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
+61 3 9657 8888
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently took some overseas friends of mine to the MCG to see a game of AFL. The stands were full and it was a good game to watch. I was constantly telling my friends the rules, however, they loved it and marvelled at the physique...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a 'must' experience for us. The online ticket purchasing was straight forward. We found our seats easily and the staff were helpful. I thought the food prices were reasonable. The big screen and view of the game was great from the third tier...More

Thank Bwebbtlc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to watch the Socceroos vs Brazil game and it's not ideal for soccer as the seats are too far back. But it's a hugely impressive stadium nonetheless and deserves it's world famous status.

Thank CarlEdinburgh
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting family in Melbourne we had to visit MCG just so when we watch the cricket on a cold wet winter's day in Manchester we can say "been there" . Dragged all the family who are not cricket fans but we all thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank Doreen B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lucky to be in a box for this game. Great view and great food and beverage service in what is a great venue and game. Day made even more special with money raised for MND.

Thank V3864YHericm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent $189 each on the gold tickets to see Brazil v Argentina in June 2017 and below was view from our seats. Not super impressed when we only had to spend a fraction of that to see Manchester United played in Old Trafford just...More

Thank Veroniarocks
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A great place to visit. Thoroughly recommended. Seeing Shane Warne exhibit in the muaeum was a highlight. Getting in to the members stand was another

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found the entire tour very boring. Wasn't allowed to click photos as the tour leader would just keep moving without waiting. No taxi stand in the stadium and u would struggle to get a taxi easily here to move around.

Thank Lakshman B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an epic game & my lifelong dream to watch Brazil & Argentina play at the MCG These soccer giants did not disappoint & dished out soccer magic for soccer maniac fans πŸ‘ŒπŸ»πŸ‘ŒπŸ»πŸ‘ŒπŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»

Thank Vivek D
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the MCG to see our first ever AFL match, Swans vs Tigers....what a venue, only half full, 57,000 people, but was awesome, especially since the Swans won ! Easy to get to, easy entry and exit, great day !

Thank DonandZenta
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Is there anywhere in the ground to smoke I'm going with my grandad and he smokes
13 May 2017|
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Response from MCG5 | Property representative |
Hi there. No, the MCG is a smoke-free venue.
I have a general admission ticket for tomorrow's afl game (13th may) and tickets say 7.25pm is it likely with this ticket that I won't get in? And how early should I be aiming to get there to have a good chance of getting in? Thank you
12 May 2017|
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Response from MCG5 | Property representative |
Hi there. We are expecting a crowd of around 50-60,000 on Saturday night. There will be plenty of room for general admission ticket holders, but we recommend arriving early to not only obtain a good seat but also to enjoy... More
Im going to the Boxing Day Test this year travelling from England, is there any kind of dress code to be aware of?
9 May 2017|
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Response from MCG5 | Property representative |
Hi there. No dress code in the public areas - apart from common decency :)