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Metricon Stadium

Nerang - Broadbeach Road, Carrara, Gold Coast, Queensland 4211, Australia
+61 7 5510 6000
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A night at Metricon to watch our Grandson play .

The stadium is big , well built and easy to negotiate . The free Shuttle from Nerang Railway... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Warren N
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Skennars Head, Australia
I went to the Commonwealth Games in April this year.

It was my first time that I had been to Metricon Stadium. The night of the games was a great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
alis0nsayer
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Nerang - Broadbeach Road, Carrara, Gold Coast, Queensland 4211, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The stadium is big , well built and easy to negotiate . The free Shuttle from Nerang Railway Station worked really well . The food was easy to get and the seats comfortable . Overall just great for a Stadium.

Thank Warren N
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was my first time that I had been to Metricon Stadium. The night of the games was a great experience. The atmosphere was happy and everyone was very pleasant - the volunteers did an amazing job at directing people and looking out for everyone...More

Thank alis0nsayer
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to Metricon to watch The Saints v Suns and found there was no atmosphere at the game .The prices to attend was over priced and the was no parking .Fortunately we had a function at the golf club and could park there and...More

Thank Russell S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only 6 weeks ago this stadium was still a Commonwealth Games athletic arena. The transformation back to an AFL football oval has been quite spectactular. While the stadium itself is a well designed arena with good facilities, the infrastructure to support it is poor. Public...More

Thank PANTHER029
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I travelled here for an AFL game and we really enjoyed it. The stadium was clean and our seats were great. It's nice in the openness of the ground to enjoy the lovely weather qld has to offer. The ground staff were...More

Thank Linette C
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Whilst I have been to Metricon quite a few times with friends, family who whoever wants to go and catch a game in the outer, on the last few occasions I have been lucky enough to go to the Virgin Lounge and once to the...More

Thank CharlieMac70
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great night with a 7 month pregnant wife. Limited disability access highlighted by the fact we were looking for it. The wife was shown many open doors and helped 90% of the time. Food stalls were above average and everywhere to the point...More

Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The Metricon stadium hosted the 2018 CG centrepiece and we were spellbound to watch a world class event at our door step - amazing athletes, great environment and lot of green and gold. I hv been for couple of footy games but CG made it...More

Thank gopalbharath
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We attended three sessions of the Commonwealth Games Athletes at the Carrara Stadium. Whilst our seats were close to the track, they were temporary seating with room whatsoever. You were very intimate with the person sitting beside you. It was a pain every time someone...More

Thank toddtrippas
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

I went to two rehearsal opening games ceremonies and found each time that the departing guests walkways were improved each time. BUT the food on offer at the stadium was the pits. I know that the Games Committee did not have a say in this...More

Thank kimstravels20172017
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mckeepaul
27 May 2018|
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Response from TheOldForrest | Reviewed this property |
Hi guys, I was there at the Commonwealth Games and they had special transport arrangements. I would guess that it will be the same as it was when you last enjoyed poor transport - take it on the chin! Good luck! Michael
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rachaelmSnug
3 April 2016|
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Response from Graham E | Reviewed this property |
Even satellite parking for Metricon stadium at exit 77. Just follow the signs.
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Sandra2505
26 January 2016|
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Response from Nic0le96 | Reviewed this property |
Hi you would be best to stay on the coast for a game. You could stay around Carrara and walk or get to a train station and bus it in. You still can train or drive from Brisbane and bus it to stadium . Palm meadows is close... More
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