When was the MCG open?

Melbourne Cricket Ground/Opened

Can you still park at the MCG?

Car parking is usually available at the MCG in Yarra Park on event days. This land is controlled by the Melbourne Cricket Club and managed on event days by Care Park. Parking costs $10 per vehicle and is payable by eftpos only.

Can I take an umbrella into the MCG?

Umbrellas cannot be raised in seating areas whilst activity is taking place on the arena. Patrons can purchase disposable plastic ponchos at most catering outlets. Alcoholic beverages may not be taken into or from the MCG. Some areas of the MCG are exposed to direct sunlight and heat.

Is the MCG cashless?

The MCG will operate under the Melbourne Cricket Club’s Victorian Government endorsed COVIDSafe Event Plan, which includes dividing the MCG into five zones, cashless payments and capacity limits in food and beverage facilities.

What is the biggest stadiums in the world?

Capacity of 100,000 or more

Stadium Capacity Country
Rungrado 1st of May Stadium 114,000 North Korea
Michigan Stadium 107,601 United States
Beaver Stadium 106,572 United States
Ohio Stadium 102,780 United States

How do you get from MCG to the city?

Trams. Three tram routes provide access to the MCG. No. 75 (City-Vermont South) travels along Flinders St and connects with the eastern suburbs via Wellington Parade.

What gate is MCC members?

Gate 2 MCC
The Gate 2 MCC members’ entrance will open at 11.30am today for the big clash between Collingwood and Hawthorn.

What beer is served at the MCG?

Beers and ciders Carlton Draft, Fat Yak, Peroni and Bulmers cider are all available for purchase.

Where are the seating bays at the MCG?

Seating Plans All seating bays at the MCG begin with Row A closest to the fence and continue back to Row Z, before reverting to Row AA, BB, CC and so on.

Where are the Melbourne Stars at the MCG?

We are excited to be again joining forces with official charity partner @MaddiesVision for today’s Melbourne Derby at the MCG.  The Stars Member Hub is located outside Gate 3 of the MCG, open from 4.00pm

Is there a drip line at the MCG?

Due to the difficulty in accurately classifying any seat at the MCG as “undercover”, even though there is a roof overhead in some sections of the ground, patrons cannot be guaranteed protection from the elements. As a guide however, please click here to see where the drip line for each level lies. The iconic MCG Tours are back!