Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre



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The Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre, now officially known as Melbourne Sports Centres - MSAC, is an international-standard multi-sport facility located just minutes from Melbourne's CBD at Albert Park. Opened at a cost of $65 million in July 2007, MSAC plays host to many sports including Swimming, Diving, Basketball, Netball, Table Tennis and Squash.

The venue features an indoor 50m pool which can be expanded to 75m, with seating for 1,800 spectators. An outdoor 50m pool was constructed for the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games and has seating for 3,000 fans, which was expanded to 10,000 with the using of temporary grandstands during the games.

MSAC's sports halls play host to a range of sports - it features a main showcourt with seating for 2,000 spectators which was previously home of former-NBL team Victorian Giants for the 2003/04 season.

Location: Melbourne, Victoria MAP Address: 30 Aughtie Dr, Albert Park, VIC 3206
Capacity: 3,000 Seats: 3,000 (100% of capacity)
Record Crowd: Highest Crowd since 1/1/2003: 2,200 - 07/01/04: NBL: Giants v 36ers
Lights: Yes Arena Roof: Yes
Video Screen: Yes Arena Dimensions:
Opened: 1997 Redeveloped: 2005
Former/Other Names: Melbourne Sports Centres - MSAC Ticketing: BUY TICKETS
Sports Played: Swimming
Home Teams:
Annual Events: Historic Events: Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games
2007 World Aquatics Championships
Last Event: 26/10/19: Australian Short Course Swimming Championships Next Event:
Directions: Transport:
Located just minutes from the Melbourne CBD by Albert Park Lake. MSAC is serviced by two tram routes - 96 and 12.
Parking: Accommodation:
There are two car parks at MSAC with a total of 459 spots available. There is also parking available at Albert Park. Austadiums now shows you Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre accommodation available nearby to book at the lowest price. VIEW ACCOMMODATION