The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is a historic sports stadium in Melbourne. It is one of the largest stadiums worldwide and the largest in Australia and is home to the Melbourne Cricket Club. The stadium’s light tower is the highest in the world, giving it a place in the world record books. Many fans and visitors have made the MCG a popular site to visit.
Location and tours of the stadium
You can easily walk to the MCG from the CBD and it is convenient to access by rail or road. If you are travelling in a group, you can access the stadium conveniently. The MCG tours are found at Gate 3. This is at the Olympic Stand on the concourse level between the light towers 1 and 2. You can make your day productive and enjoyable for your group by making proper arrangements. The MCG tour group bookings will allow you to savour the greatest moments in sport.
Enjoy group learning packages
When travelling in a group, you can take advantage of the tour packages available. If you are traveling in a group of less than 20 people, you do not need to book in advance. You can simply arrive at the gate and join the departing tour. The venue has a rich history that can rival that of other very popular stadiums. The stadium has hosted many international cricket events and other sporting spectacles including soccer and rugby matches. The stadium houses the National Sports Museum that has some of the most priceless memorabilia in the country’s sporting history.
Booking conditions for large groups
There are several options available for groups of 20 or more people. It is important to understand some on the conditions when planning your trip. You need to allow a period of at least four weeks to schedule your visit and one week for information processing and confirmation. Confirm the numbers in your group a week before your visit and for any cancellations, provide notice of three working days. Payment should be made before the date of the visit to avoid incurring an administration fee.
Excursions and learning resources
There is plenty to see when you visit MCG and there is a reason why the venue is a popular choice for students and their teachers. To enjoy the full effect, plan to combine a tour of the stadium with a visit to the Sports Museum. It is important to view the learning resources available online in preparation for the tour. This will help you to plan your visit conveniently.
For group travel, it is wise that you use a minibus service to get to the Melbourne Cricket Ground. If you would like to find out more about our coach and minibus hire services, please call or send us an email.