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Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is so much more than Australia’s biggest sporting stadium, for over 150 years it has been affectionately known as Melbourne’s heartbeat. It is home to the Melbourne Cricket Club and is the venue for the annual AFL grand final. Here, giants have lived up to a nation’s hopes, heroes have walked the corridors, and moments of suspense have gripped millions around the country -- and the world.

A mere 10-minute walk from the CBD, nestled in Yarra Park, the MCG is opened every day of the year for conferences and events and offers something unique to your event. Discover an extraordinary array of first-class function spaces with exceptional facilities, luxurious internal design, and breathtaking views. The venue’s versatility and range of rooms cater for every kind of corporate and private event, while EPICURE – Australia’s premium caterer – delivers world-class service and award-winning cuisine.

With privileged inner sanctum access, guests can enjoy a total package or select a single element of interest. As a conferences and events venue, the MCG is ideal for team building and strategy meetings, corporate dinners and award nights, conferences and seminars, as well as Christmas and birthday parties. Walk in the footsteps of legends, treat your guests to pre-dinner drinks during an inspiring visit to the National SportsMuseum, or simply take in the spirit of Australia’s home of sports.

Only minutes from the heart of the city, with underground parking and in easy reach of public transport, the people’s ground is famous for its convenience and accessibility. Available throughout the year, the MCG is ready to celebrate your moment in history.

The ‘G is so much more than Australia’s biggest sporting stadium and one of the world's most famous. It has function and dining spaces to suit any occasion, award-winning catering by Epicure, houses the Australian Sports Museum and features state of the art technological capabilities from Encore Event Technologies that can enhance your next event. From the use of the scoreboard to free WiFi, digital screens and use of the boundary fence, opportunities to impress sponsors and guests are endless.

Guided MCG tours and a visit to the Australian Sports Museum are unique experiences for guests, as is the opportunity to use the MCG scoreboard and LED ribbons, only available at this iconic venue. Tours take in the highlights of the stadium including the famous Long Room, player change rooms, and a walk on the boundary. 

The MCG can cater to conferences and meetings, corporate functions and special events. Situated only minutes from the heart of the city, with an allocation of parking and in easy reach of public transport, the ‘People’s Ground’ is famous for its convenience and accessibility. 

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) Function Rooms

Frank Grey Smith Bar

Frank Grey Smith Bar

With an array of sporting memorabilia and views of the hallowed turf this space is sure to impress. Impressive views of the stadium’s playing arena, the Frank Grey Smith Bar is a great casual event space in the heart of the prestigious Memb...

70
300
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Hans Ebeling Room

Hans Ebeling Room

Architecturally designed feature windows offer majestic viewing of the Arts Centre spire and the city skyline from the Hans Ebeling Room.

98
150
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Percy Beames Bar

Percy Beames Bar

Your guests won’t be able to miss the spectacular views of the city skyline through the two storey high floor to ceiling windows. The Percy Beames bar provides the perfect traditional catering or pre-dinner drinks space when using the Membe...

400
600
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Lindsay Hassett Room

Lindsay Hassett Room

This spacious room features contemporary decor, modern bar and furnishings and a pre-function area. The Lindsay Hassett Room is named after the inspirational Australian Test Cricketer of the 1930s-1950s. It provides the perfect environment ...

170
200
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Keith Miller Room

Keith Miller Room

This room is suitable for cocktail parties with versatile lounge and bar furniture, and is also a perfect catering area for nearby conference rooms. The room features floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the ground where Keith Miller once...

120
230
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Tom Wills Room

Tom Wills Room

This premium function room offers an intimate setting, ideal for small-scale-events. Aptly named after the founder of Australian Football and fondly referred to as ‘the Chairman’s Lounge,’ the Tom Wills Room offers versatility for small mee...

120
210
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Australian Sports Museum

Australian Sports Museum

This isn’t your typical museum. Following a $17 million upgrade, it’s an exciting, interactive and ever-changing experience. From touch screens and avatars, to climbable walls and sporting challenges, there will be so much to experience. Ex...

100
577
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Tower 6

Tower 6

Enjoy a unique setting and uninterrupted views of the Melbourne City skyline. Tower 6’s outdoor bar and casual dining area is quite literally located beneath light tower number 6 at the MCG. With access via the ground floor of the Members R...

400
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Jack Ryder Room

Jack Ryder Room

The Jack Ryder Room provides a versatile layout that allows for a range of flexible configurations. The Jack Ryder Room has the ability to break into three separate rooms. This makes it superb for a conference with separate catering or brea...

220
350
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Yarra Park Room & Olympic Lounge

Yarra Park Room & Olympic Lounge

The sophisticated elegance of the Yarra Park Room makes it perfect for conferences. The Yarra Park Room gets an abundance of natural light through its floor-to-ceiling windows, which offer views across Yarra Park. Remote operated black-out ...

290
600
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The Legends Room

The Legends Room

The Legends Room is an exciting space for dinners, conferences and cocktail parties. The room can be broken in to two areas which makes the smaller half ideal for conference catering, arrival drinks, or even a break-out room. The dual proje...

280
500
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Jim Stynes Grill

Jim Stynes Grill

An architecturally designed space, an ideal dining or breakout room. The stylish Jim Stynes Grill is a large modern and versatile dining room with a pre-function area and panoramic views across the world-class sporting arena. This area is...

350
400
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AFL Dining Room

AFL Dining Room

The AFL Dining Room’s spectacular views of the playing turf, surrounding sporting precinct, and CBD horizon are sure to impress. With its long dining tables, versatile room configurations and built-in LED lighting, the AFL Dining Room is su...

420
660
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Harrison Room & Dean Jones Bar

Harrison Room & Dean Jones Bar

Named after one of the early pioneers of Australian rules football, this modern and versatile function space offers a pre-function area and wonderful views across the hallowed arena. Its custom-built diving wall allows for use of all or jus...

430
500
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Olympic Room & Betty Cuthbert Lounge

Olympic Room & Betty Cuthbert Lounge

Magnificent views and an adaptable space. The Olympic Room boasts magnificent views of Yarra Park, the cityscape and the legendary stadium turf. The room features contemporary wood and stone designs, fitted with modern furniture, and can b...

600
1200
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Members Dining Room & Percy Beames Bar

Members Dining Room & Percy Beames Bar

The ultimate in grandeur and tradition offering spectacular views of the city skyline to one side and the hallowed turf to the other through wide expanses of floor-to-ceiling glass walls. Rich, quality wood panelling and an impressive conte...

1000
1400
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Stumps Tavern

Stumps Tavern

With modern internal design, Stumps Tavern is a fresh new bar boasting arena views and relaxed outdoor space, overlooking Yarra Park. It is the perfect location for casual drinks and light food. With an open kitchen, members and their gue...

80
240
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Robert Flower Terrace

Robert Flower Terrace

With undercover outdoor space, an overview of Melbourne's CBD and flexibility to handle all weather conditions including closed-in sliding doors, the Robert Flower Terrace is a premium event space in the heart of the prestigious MCC Members...

300
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Executive Suite

Executive Suite

A modern corporate suite ideally suited for small meetings. The Executive Suite offers magnificent arena views, with catering available via the in-suite kitchenette. This Executive Suite combines an exciting atmosphere, unmatchable view an...

30
50
From $1,000
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Amenities & Extras

Food & Beverage

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BYO Drinks
Coffee / Tea
External Catering
Filtered Water
Inhouse Catering
Shared Kitchen

AV Equipment

Microphone
Projector
Speakers
Stage
Teleconference
TV
Video Conferencing

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Dance Floor
External Music
Flip Chart
Furniture Hire
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Parking
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Receptionist
Restroom
Security
Smoking Area
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