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Sporting Events Melbourne

Cheer on your team

Melbourne is renowned for its sporting culture from AFL to tennis to Formula 1.

World Class Stadiums International Events

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is the heart of live sport in Melbourne. Home to the AFL Grand Final, this iconic stadium sees AFL through Winter and Cricket through summer.

Etihad Stadium, located at the other end of the city, also hosts AFL as well as rugby.

AAMI Park predominately sees local and international soccer matches and Rod Laver Arena, Hisense Stadium and Olympic Park round out the list of sporting venues in the city.

Each year the city plays host the a variety of international events including the Australian Open, the Formula 1 Grand Prix and the Boxing Day Test.

Room & Rates
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