MCG Open Day

Sunday SEP 29

11:00 am

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Last updated 12:01PM

Expected crowd 25,000

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MCG Open Day returns on Sunday September 29 and we can’t wait to open the gates to the people’s ground for a day full of family fun!

For just one day, the MCG will open its doors and allow access to areas of the stadium that are normally off limits to the public, including the hallowed turf.

To register for the 2019 Masterfoods Open Day, click here.

Please note: Open Day registered attendees will not need to bring a physical entry ticket with them on the day - access is free and via Gate 2.


Open Day will run from 11am-4pm, with last entry to the stadium at 3.30pm. 


-Relive your favourite sporting moments on the hallowed turf of the MCG with kick-to-kick with family and friends.
-Kids can participate in free cricket clinics courtesy of the Melbourne Stars.
-Create your own Grand Final celebration and have your photo taken with the 2019 replica AFL premiership cup (at the reduced cost of $5 per photo if you pre-registered).
-Don’t miss your favourite mascots race for the title of Mascot of the year on the hallowed turf at 1pm!
-Explore the inner sanctum of the MCG, from the player change rooms and cricket viewing rooms to the MCC Library and The Long Room.
-See, hold and take photos with a variety of amazing animals at our petting zoo.
-Have your Grand Final poster signed by Mark Knight inside the Membership Services Office on Level 1.
-Visit the MCC Library on Level 3 for a book signing with Paul Harvey.
-Kids can enjoy free pony rides all day from just outside Gate 2.
-Check out our awesome silent disco in the Blazer Bar
-Stop by our colouring in station to get creative and go in the draw for a great prize. For competition terms and conditions please click here
-Enjoy traditional footy fare - from meat pies and hot chips, to salad and sushi at family friendly prices.
-Free face painting.
-Roaming entertainment.
-Plus much, much more!

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Turn your Open Day visit into a foodie affair, and book an a-la-carte dining experience in the Members Dining Room.

Attendees can take a break from exploring the inner sanctum of the ‘G and relax with a delightful lunch in one of Melbourne’s most exclusive venues.

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Sitting times12.00pm, 12.30pm and 1.00pm.
To make a booking, please contact: (03) 9284 2365, Monday-Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

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