Where to eat near Marvel Stadium and the MCG

Heading to a game? Here’s where to stop off for pre or post-event feasting.

Australian Sports Museum

Housing Australia’s largest sporting collection, including interactive zones and memorabilia.

MCG Tours

Take a guided tour of the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

20 May - 30 Sep

Yarra River Tour by Waterbike

See Melbourne's iconic landmarks from the water.

28 May - 8 Dec

Run the Tan: Run Club

Start the weekends off on the right foot with a run around the Tan.

24 Jul

Run Melbourne

Walkers and runners can challenge themselves at Run Melbourne this July.

Southbank and Docklands by bike

Cycle along Melbourne's iconic Yarra River to discover art installations and maritime history.

10 Nov - 13 Nov

EQUITANA Melbourne

The biggest all-encompassing equestrian event in the southern hemisphere returns in 2022.

Vic Market Sports

Offers a range of official AFL and NRL clothing and merchandise for all teams.

The best outdoor exercise parks in Melbourne

Find gorgeous parks and gardens for group fitness, basketball courts, tennis and more

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

The largest stadium in the southern hemisphere and arguably Australia's sporting mecca.

Powlett Reserve Tennis Centre

A public tennis facility with five synthetic courts and a pro shop.

Fawkner Park Tennis Centre

Public centre offering casual court access, group coaching, holiday programs, comps and functions.

Royal Park Tennis Club

One of the largest community tennis facilities in the state, with a history that goes back to 1889.


Iconic domed-roofed rectangular stadium for concerts, soccer and rugby.

Flemington Racecourse

Home of the Melbourne Cup horseracing carnival.

Parkville Tennis Club

Small, friendly tennis club on Royal Parade with three synthetic clay courts available for hire.

Sturdy Sports

Cricket gear specialists for all shapes, sizes and abilities.

Big Swing Golf

Indoor golf facility offering casual and competition play, and coaching and practice sessions.

25 Jun - 10 Jul

District Live: Skate Sessions

Enjoy skating fun for all ages these school holidays at Docklands.

3 Dec

Red Bull Billy Cart Race

Watch the ultimate billy cart race in the middle of Melbourne.

13 Nov - 31 Jul

Laneways Discovery Running Tour

Discover Melbourne’s best living art galleries on this running tour.

9 Jul

Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour

Ankle-breaking moves, jaw-dropping swag – basketball wizardry with the Harlem Globetrotters.

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Tennis World

Outdoor and indoor plexicushion courts, Italian clay courts and a fully equipped gymnasium.

Hardrock Climbing

The ultimate indoor rock-climbing experience in Melbourne is at Hardrock Climbing.

One Padel Australia

Play padel tennis on courts for hire at Docklands.

Royal Park Public Golf Course

Nine-hole public golf course offering cart and club hire and coaching sessions.