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Address: 740 Bourke St, Docklands VIC 3008
Ground dimensions: 159.5m x 128.8m
Etihad Stadium opened in March 2000 and is characterised by its retractable roof. The roof, which takes eight minutes to either open or close, is 38m above the playing surface, and has provided photographers with some unique viewpoints of AFL games over the years.
The venue was purpose built for Australian Football as a replacement for Waverley Park but has hosted plenty of other sports over the years, and is recognised as one of the best stadiums of its kind in the world.
Walk from Southern Cross Station via the pedestrian bridge to Etihad Stadium. It's around a four-minute walk. If you’re coming from outside Melbourne, V/Line services will take you to Southern Cross Station.
Trams run to Etihad Stadium from LaTrobe Street and Harbour Esplanade. They also stop in the CBD on Spencer Street, Bourke Street and Collins Street and all are a short walk to the venue. Visit Metlink for more information.
Club / AFL Member pre-sale: 9am – 5pm Wednesday January 28
General Public on-sale: 9am Thursday January 29
For the first time in over a decade, AFL and Club access members will have free general admission entry to those NAB Challenge matches in which their Club is competing (subject to availability, upgrade fees may be applicable).
Access to NAB Challenge matches is subject to capacity and is not guaranteed. The AFL recommends that all members upgrade their ticket in order to guarantee entry.
Ticket upgrades are subject to availability on a first come, first serve basis and subject to an additional fee. Transaction fees may also apply.
To upgrade your ticket visit ticketmaster.com.au.
|Junior (6-14 years)||$9.00||$4.00|
|Family (2 adults, up to 4 juniors under 15)||$56.00||$36.00|
|Adult Member Upgrade||$15.00||$6.00|
|Concession Member Upgrade||$15.00||$6.00|
|Junior Member Upgrade||$6.00||$4.00|
|Club member pre-sale||Midday, Wednesday 18 March – 5pm, Thursday 19 March|
|General public||9am, Friday 20 March|
|Internet Pre-Sale||9am, Wednesday 11 March|
|March/April Matches||9am, Thursday 12 March|
|May Matches||9am, Thursday 9 April|
|June Matches||9am, Thursday 7 May|
|July Matches||9am, Thursday 4 June|
|August Matches||9am, Thursday 2 July|
|Club member pre-sale||9am, Wednesday 12 August|
|General public||9am, Wednesday 12 August|
|September matches||9am, Thursday 6 August|
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