MELBOURNE is regarded as the sporting capital of the world with football, cricket, soccer and basketball played in stadiums like the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
Melbourne & Sport
Melbourne has been voted the Top Sports Events City and the Ultimate Sports City of the decade. An "unparalleled track record reputation" for hosting sporting competitions with versatility, stadia, atmosphere and a local passion for all sports.
Melbourne is officially the sporting capital of the world.
Melbourne took top spot at the SportBusiness Ultimate Sport City Awards (2016), the longest running rankings of the world's top sports hosts, stealing the title from Berlin, London, New York and Sydney.
It's the 4th time Melbourne has taken out the title (2006, 2008 and 2010).
Balnarring Picnic Racing Club - Picnic Racing for Family Enjoyment
Arguably the best picnic racing course in Victoria. 2000 m. around and able to run journeys of 1000, 1200 1600 and 2000 metres. Flat well grassed surface
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The Great Ocean Road Running Festival, 20-21 May attracts thousands of participants seeking to conquer one of the most stunning and unique marathons in the world.
Formerly the Great Ocean Road Marathon, the two day festival of running across Lor Read more..
The Meadows races every Saturday night and is a multi-purpose function venue that hosts a range of raceday and non-raceday events throughout the year.
With the capacity to provide function and conference facilities for up to 600 people, The Meadow Read more..
Perth Glory will face Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium in week two of the Hyundai A-League 2017 Finals Series, presented by FOXTEL, after defeating Melbourne City 2-0 in an Elimination Final at AAMI Park tonight.
Glory stormed into the Semi Finals wit Read more..
Woohoo!! Melbourne Coastrek 2017 is coming!!
On Friday 26 May 2017 join us to trek along the STUNNING Mornington Peninsula, raising money for The Fred Hollows Foundation.
Take the team trekking challenge and explore the magic of Mornington Pe Read more..
The next Melbourne Storm home game
Friday, June 2
Storm v Knights
AAMI Park, 6pm
Melbourne Storm fans can now officially plan their 2017 NRL season.
Melbourne Storm home games as shown below
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Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar FC
Sunday 30 April 2017
AAMI Park, Melbourne
Kick-off: 5:00pm (AEST)
Perth Glory will face Sydney FC at Allianz Stadium in week two of the Hyundai A-League 2017 Finals Series, presented by FOXTEL, after def Read more..
Active April encourages people of all ages and fitness levels to commit to 30 minutes of physical activity a day during April to improve their health and wellbeing.
Registrations are now open for this year’s Premier’s Active April and Victorians Read more..
Round 6 of the 2017 AFL Premiership series
Friday, April 28
GWS GIANTS vs. Western Bulldogs | Manuka Oval Seven 7.50pm
Saturday, April 29
Hawthorn vs. St Kilda | University of Tasmania Stadium Foxtel 1.45pm
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Sandown is the only thoroughbred racecourse in Australia with two race tracks. In 2001 the Club built a second track, Hillside, around the outside of the existing Lakeside track.
The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised by industry and p Read more..
The Whittlesea region provides the rare opportunity to escape the traffic and enjoy quiet roads, picturesque scenery and country charm only 35 minutes from central Melbourne.
The 110km and 68km courses in the Whittlesea Challenge include undulati Read more..
Enjoy a great day out at Yarra Valley Harness Racing with great local foods, wine, fashion and racing, there’s plenty to entertain.
The Yarra Valley is one of the finest producer’s of quality food and wine in Australia. As such, Yarra Valley Racin Read more..