Punt Road Oval News

20 Mar 2016

40k Proposal for Punt Road

Richmond has proposed a new 40,000-seat stadium as an alternate third Melbourne AFL venue in the wake of Eddie McGuire's recent stadium proposal.

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21 Mar 2013

AFL considers third boutique venue

The AFL is examining plans to upgrade either Princes Park or Punt Road Oval as a boutique 25,000-seat stadium to help ease the financial burden on Victorian clubs hobbled by onerous Etihad Stadium deals.

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5 Jul 2007

Punt Road baseball pitch interests Tigers

Punt Road Oval could become the home of a new Victorian baseball team in a proposed national competition that is expected to be announced within weeks.

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7 Jun 2006

$55m boost for venues

Victorian-based AFL clubs will soon boast modern and up-to-date facilities to match those of non-Victorian clubs, and they will be made available to community groups and the general public, as part of a $55 million funding project announced by the AFL and the Victorian government on Wednesday.

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