Melbourne Cricket Ground News

17 Nov 2020

MCG hosts practice event to get Covid-ready

The MCG on Tuesday hosted a test event featuring some of Victoria’s biggest venues, events and sporting codes, preparing for the safe return of live events.

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Cricket
28 Oct 2020

MCG Boxing Day Test to attract a crowd

With Covid-19 restrictions finally beginning to ease in Melbourne, the Boxing Day Test looks set to be the first major event to be played in front of a crowd in the Victorian capital, as the summer cricket schedule is confirmed.

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Cricket
28 Oct 2020

Test cricket at the MCG confirmed for further three years

Test Cricket has been locked in at the Melbourne Cricket Ground for at least the next three years following a new agreement.

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AFL
14 Oct 2020

MCG goal square on the way to the Gabba for Grand Final

With the AFL Grand Final will be played outside of Melbourne for the first time this year, a piece of the MCG will feature at the Brisbane venue.

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23 Sep 2020

The MCG celebrates 167th birthday

Empty stands, quiet concourses and siren-less Saturday nights – the last six months have been different to the norm for the MCG.

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AFL
10 Aug 2020

Negotiations to move AFL Grand Final set to begin

The AFL Grand Final appears all-but-certain to be moved outside of Victoria for the first time in its 122-year history, while the Australian Open and Melbourne Cup will remain.

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1 Jul 2020

MCG’s new PA system wins industry award

The MCG’s new public announcement (PA) and Emergency Warning and Intercommunication System (EWIS) has received global recognition, taking out the prize for Venue Project of the Year at the 2020 AV Technology Awards.

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AFL
26 Jun 2020

Crowd restrictions ease as states eye off AFL Grand Final

Restrictions on sporting crowds continue to ease with Optus Stadium set to welcome a full house on July 19, mounting pressure on the MCG to retain the 2020 AFL Grand Final. While NSW has banned Victorian fans from events.

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4 May 2020

MCG improves fan experience with new lighting and PA system

An historic lighting re-fit and an upgrade to the MCG’s PA system are just two of the major capital works projects completed by the Melbourne Cricket Club over the summer season.

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17 Apr 2020

Transforming the MCG turf

Managing the turf at Australia’s largest and busiest stadium – the Melbourne Cricket Ground – is no small job and HG Turf have been charged with the responsibility since 1998.

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