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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
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| Yarra Park, Jolimont, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our tour guide was very informative and we enjoyed looking around all the sections of the MCG! The museum was amazing and had lots of hands on exhibits and interesting artefacts and information. We liked the way it was set out in different sections. We...More

Thank Allison230
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really enjoyed the walk around MCG with our very informative tour guide, so glad we came, will do it again.

Thank Luisa F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Melbourne runs finished in the MCG and it was a glorious finish! It was incredibly large, well-kept and clean. Wouldn't hesitate to come here if there was a sporting event I'd like to see.

Thank Jacinda P
Reviewed 3 days ago

A trip to Melbourne wouldn't be the same without taking in a game at the iconic "G" . One of the best venues in the world. Capacity of more than 100.000 people makes for an incredible experience.

Thank JimMoore65
Reviewed 3 days ago

Looking for something to do in the gap between an early morning arrival and check in time. This was excellent. An enormous stadium and a really enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide. AFL final week made it all the more interesting. Visit the sport museum too, its...More

Thank barbarapratt13
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great our and museum. Make sure you do the tour it's a must for all but toddlers. Great tour guides with the usual regular jokes.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing atmosphere for the AFL Grand Final! Facilities are great and plenty of food outlets so there isn't long wait times.

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 5 days ago

You must go for a footy game or cricket match in summer - the atmosphere is amazing! I have heard that the museum of sport is also quite good

Thank schillerla
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent venue, probably one of the best in the world. Good transport links to CBD & acceptable coffee if you like it in cardboard cups.

Thank Bruce p
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour is excellent with very knowledgable guides, who are all members of the Club, it is always good to tour famous sports facilities. A good walk around the stadium itself with lots of opportunities to see and hear about what goes on in the...More

Thank Princeyg
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mnairn
20 August 2017|
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Response from stefansorensen2000 | Reviewed this property |
No. "Visitors purchasing their tickets online are able to join any single tour on the selected date of their ticket - this includes selecting the 'from 10am' option" If you are selecting a date for your ticket you need to... More
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champaynee
13 May 2017|
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Response from MCG5 | Property representative |
Hi there. No, the MCG is a smoke-free venue.
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sjoy92
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
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