ICYMI: Kids can head into the MCG change rooms - and meet AFL and AFL Women's stars - during National Sports Museum holiday activities from April 3-7.

Details: nsm.org.au/holidays
‪A beautiful day for footy. It's Carlton Football Club v Richmond Football Club from 7.20pm. Gates open at 5.00pm. Bring it on. ‬
Richmond Football Club legend Kevin Bartlett unveils his statue outside the MCG as part of the Australia Post Avenue of Legends.
Gates open: 1.00pm

CAR PARK GATE OPENING TIMES
Gate 3: 11.00am
Gate 5: 12.00pm
Gate 6: 12.00pm
Gate 7: 10.30am

SUNDAY FUNDAY
Kids get in free and there will be a kick on the 'G after the game!

AFL Rd 2: Carlton v Melbourne

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Gates open: 12.00pm

CAR PARK GATE OPENING TIMES
Gate 3: 9.30am
Gate 5: 10.30am
Gate 6: 10.30am
Gate 7: 9.00am

CHEER SQUAD SEATING
Hawthorn: Bays M3 (Rows A-R)
Adelaide Crows: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

AFL Rd 2: Hawthorn v Adelaide Crows

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Gates open: 5.00pm

CAR PARK GATE OPENING TIMES
Gate 3: 3.00pm
Gate 5: 4.00pm
Gate 6: 4.00pm
Gate 7: 7.00am* (passholders only)

CHEER SQUAD SEATING
Richmond: Bays M3 (Rows A-K) and M4 (Rows A-K)
Collingwood: Bay M33 (Rows A-O)

AFL Rd 2: Richmond v Collingwood

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SAVE THE DATE: The National Sports Museum has extra activities over the school holidays for the kids, highlighted by visits from AFL and AFLW stars inside the MCG change rooms!

Details: nsm.org.au/holidays
March 15 is a big date in MCG cricket history:

- The first ever Test began on this day in 1877. (Australia v England).
- In 1981, Pakistan's Sarfraz Nawaz took the best bowling figures in an MCG Test - 9/86, including a spell of 7/1!
Up go the AFL goalposts at the MCG. Only nine sleeps until the first game!
Public/AFL gates open at 12.30pm.
MCC members' gate opens at 12.00pm.

TICKETS
All available public tickets have been sold. More tickets may become available as a result of unused club, AFL or corporate allocations. If so, tickets will be released on April 20 at 9.00am.

AFL members can purchase tickets from Friday March 17 at 9am.

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AFL Rd 5: Essendon v Collingwood

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Sleep At The 'G is back on Thursday May 4 as the MCG helps Melbourne City Mission put youth homelessness to bed.

Tag some mates, form a team of work colleagues or simply donate! Details: [ Sleepattheg.com.au Link ]
WATCH: This timelapse shows how the MCG went from Guns N' Roses concert mode back to cricket in just 72 hours...
Gates open: 5.00pm

TICKETS
Public tickets are now on sale at Ticketek here. Due to the large crowd expected, it is recommend to pre-purchase a reserved seat in order to guarantee entry.

Note: This match is a replacement game for Hawthorn members.

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING LOCATIONS*

Great Southern Stand
Q1-Q7
Q8 (Rows P-DD)

Ponsford Stand
Q29-Q36

Olympic Stand
Q49-Q55 (Rows...
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AFL Rd 1: Essendon v Hawthorn

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Estimated attendance: 65,000
Gates open: 5.30pm

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING LOCATIONS

Great Southern Stand
M1-M3
M4 (Rows A-EE)
Q1-Q15

Ponsford Stand
Q31-Q35 (Rows U-MM)
Q36 (Rows AA-MM)

Olympic Stand
M57
Q49-Q50 (Rows AA-MM)
Q51-Q54 (Rows K-MM)
Q55 (Rows C-MM)
Q56-Q57

Note: This match is a replacement game for Western Bulldogs members.

AVOID QUEUES - ARRIVE EARLY
Security procedures such...
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AFL Rd 1: Collingwood v Western Bulldogs

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Estimated attendance: 70,000
Gates open: 5.00pm

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING LOCATIONS*

Great Southern Stand
Q1-Q7
Q8-Q15 (Rows K-DD)

Ponsford Stand
M34-M36
Q29-Q36

Olympic Stand
Q49-Q57 (Rows K-MM)

*Subject to change

PARKING
Due to expected demand, car parking space in Yarra Park will be limited. Peak hour traffic in the Melbourne CBD and surrounds will lead to congestion in the MCG...
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AFL Rd 1: Carlton v Richmond

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TICKET ON-SALE DATES

General public tickets are on sale now at [ Ticketek.com.au Link ]

MCC members' entry tickets, visitor tickets and reserved seats will go on sale on Thursday March 16 at 9.00am.

Brazil v Socceroos

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Another blockbuster locked in for the MCG!

Details for Brazil v Socceroos on June 13 here: mcg.org.au/brazilsocceroos
Your chance to stair climb the grandstands at this magnificent stadium is coming thanks to Stadium Stomp!

Join now and score $10 off entry, a complimentary beanie and a personalised bib!

Offer ends Feb 28: stadiumstomp.com/Locations/MCG
LAST CHANCE: Only a few tickets remain for this week's Cinema at the 'G, presented by Bank of Melbourne.

Lion is already sold out, with Sully not far behind. Tickets: eventopia.co/cinemaattheg.