Melbourne Cricket Ground Information

 
Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria
Image courtesy of Tourism Victoria
Photos | View more photos of Melbourne Cricket Ground

Video | View Hi-Res Melbourne Cricket Ground Video
Map | View detailed map of Melbourne Cricket Ground

Highlights of Melbourne

Melbourne City Information

Melbourne has a distinctive style and character that sets the city apart from any other. It is an..

St Kilda Information

Cycle or skate along St Kilda’s palm-lined foreshore then make a dash for an alfresco dining..

Carlton Information

Take a sip of integral Melbourne history in Lygon Street, Carlton. Carlton was the place where the..

Federation Square Information

Federation Square opened in October 2002, and was one of the most significant architectural..

Fitzroy Information

Inner suburban Fitzroy is Melbourne’s bohemian heart. An edgy mix of alternative, artistic and..

Southbank Information

The Southbank promenade along the Yarra River is one of Melbourne's most popular dining precincts..

Collins Street Information

Majestic and tree-lined, Collins Street is renowned for its style and glamour. The elegant..

Docklands Information

The Melbourne Docklands is an exciting location with big plans. While it is already popular, a new..

Fitzroy Gardens Information

Few cities can boast a garden as magnificent as Fitzroy Gardens so close to the city centre. Valued..

South Yarra Information

Strut your stuff along Chapel Street and after arming yourself with internationally renowned..

Bourke Street Information

Bourke Street is in the central CBD of Melbourne. It is the basis of the Bourke Street Mall where..

Lygon Street Information

Lygon Street is crammed with double-storey Victorian terraces featuring endless cafes and..

Melbourne Aquarium Information

Melbourne Aquarium is the newest and most state-of-the-art aquarium in Australia. Not to be missed..

Melbourne Museum Information

Melbourne Museum's stunning modernist architecture is an Australian icon - and the world's first..

Yarra River Information

A Melbourne icon, the river is the focus for numerous spectacular events including the famous..

Albert Park Information

Albert Park is located in the city of Port Phillip, approximately three km from the CBD of..

Flinders Street Station Information

Flinders Street Railway Staion is a heritage building and icon of historical Melbourne. The first..

Melbourne Zoo Information

What there is to see and do More than 350 wildlife species are on display in brilliant botanical..

Williamstown Information

Jump on a ferry and cross to Williamstown, a quiet waterfront suburb that offers a relaxing..

Bridge Road - Richmond Information

Best known for its bargain designer and seconds shopping along Bridge Road and Swan Street, vibrant..

Shrine of Remembrance Information

Melbourne's most recognisable landmark, the Shrine of Remembrance, was built between July 1928 and..

See all locations in Melbourne

Melbourne Cricket Ground Information

The Melbourne Cricket Ground has been the scene of many great sporting events, as well as many 'firsts' in Australian sporting history.

It is Australia's most significant sporting stadium, dating back to September 1853, when Lieutenant-Governor La Trobe made a grant of the 'Police Paddock' to the Melbourne Cricket Club.


The Melbourne Cricket Ground is the traditional home of Australian sport and following its recent redevelopment of the northern side of the stadium, showcases the finest facilities in the world. This state-of-the-art grandstand adds several new dimensions to the MCG experience, with a fascinating array of sports heritage attractions, artefacts and artwork adorning the various rooms and spaces throughout the ground.

The MCG has seen it all - Olympic and Commonwealth Games, Test cricket, international soccer, rugby union and rugby league. On the last Saturday in September each year, it plays host to Australian Football's incomparable Grand Final.

Visiting Melbourne Cricket Ground?


Popular Searches




Home | Contact Us
2003 - 2013 PleaseTakeMeTo. All rights reserved. Hosted by Tourism Media.No part may be reproduced without the written permission of the copyright owner

pleasetakemeto.com