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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...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Yarra Park, Jolimont, Melbourne, Victoria 8002, Australia
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+61 3 9657 8888
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The G still holds its place as the best. Sure it’s starting to age a little in places but there’s still nothing that’s beat a game of footy at the G. Especially when the crowd gets above 70k, that atmosphere can’t be replicated.

Thank Aussie_Nate
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A fantastic opportunity for those who love sports. The tour is well worth the money. The tour guide really knew his stuff, had stories and facts throughout the place. Also you get to stand on the pitch as well as see the dressing rooms.

Thank purpleberrygirl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The MGC is the grand stadium of Australia which feels like a modern day colosseum. Watching the Australian Football League live in this stadium is a must for tourists and locals alike. A reasonable 10-20 minute walk from Richmond train station, it's recommended you take...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Talk about a field of dreams, this is a place where sporting events good or bad are played on. If you have never experienced a afl grand final, with a 100,000 spectators roaring at the same time then put simply you are missing out whether...More

Thank robmaizels
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An absolute must do in Melbourne if you get the chance to see either AFL or cricket. A magnificent stadium with great history, just avoid having to buy food and drinks as it's severely overpriced

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have been to two games in 2 weeks and have had the same dissatisfaction at each game. If you want to buy a beer, you can walk up to any bar or any liquor counter and receive immediate service. You are back in your...More

Thank montanasfashion
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think when your actually at the ground it is a lot nicer then what it looks like on T.V.It looks old on TV but its actually quite nice.One problem I had was the seagulls they were everywhere and actually distracting from the game we...More

Thank MontyNZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

OK so the rules are strange but most games are high scoring so neve boring. Try a pie and a beer and enjoy the whole event

Thank 772Leanne
Reviewed 5 days ago

AFL game . Highly recommend - incredible experience. So professionally run. There was over 52,000 there and not one issue with the crowd.

Thank oldfartSydney
Reviewed 5 days ago

I come to Melbourne all the time and I constantly tell myself ill go to a footy game and I finally did it! Let me say I was not disappointed! The atmosphere was incredible the facilities are gorgeous. I will be going back and I...More

Thank natalou839
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Allan B
June 5, 2018|
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Response from pip_dman | Reviewed this property |
bought at gate on day of game
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Jackie D
February 13, 2018|
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Response from MCG5 | Property representative |
Hi Jackie. Yes, we have two cloaking facilities available at the stadium - at Gate 1 and Gate 3.
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Paul5477
February 7, 2018|
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Response from CodBotherer2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paul - as per "Jeatherhoops" reply earlier - camera phones have made 'no photography' almost impossible to police. Any restrictions on what you can or can not bring into the ground will be on your entry tickets which is... More
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