Melbourne Olympic Velodrome

Closed/Former Venue

The Melbourne Olympic Velodrome (or Olympic Park Velodrome) is a former stadium that was used for cycling events during the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. The velodrome opened prior to the Olympics and was situation on part of the site previously occupied by the Motordrome - was demolished in 1972 and replaced by a car park - and the site is now occupied by Melbourne's primary rectangular sports stadium, AAMI Park. The Melbourne Olympic Velodrome featured two grandstands - a two-tiered grandstand on the western side and a single-tier stand on the eastern side - with a total seating capacity of 4,400.

Location
Address
 
Capacity
4,400  
Seats
4,400 (100% of capacity)
Highest Crowd since 2003
 
Lights
Yes  
Arena Roof
No  
Video Screen
No  
Opened
1956(Closed 1972)
Ticket Agent
 
Sports Played
Cycling  
Home Teams
 
Historic Events
Melbourne 1956 Olympic Games
Last Event
 
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