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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 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).

 

Melbourne is home to The Ashes, Australian Rules Football, Australian Tennis Open, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Australian Moto GP and the Melbourne Cup.

 



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Geelong Pride Games 
Date:  To 
It is with great excitement that we would like to welcome you to the inaugural Geelong Pride Games in 2016. The ‘sporting’ events are fun and social and will be running over the Long Weekend; 28th October to 1st November 2016 culminating in an ‘Award Read more..

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Greyhound Racing @ The Meadows 
Every
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..

View Profile | Broadmeadows


 
Hoka One One | Trail Running Series  
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The HOKA ONE ONE Trail Running Series takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a 1hr drive from Melbourne. CHOICE OF DISTANCES | GREAT COURSES | BEAUTIFUL SETTINGS | SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE Read more..

View Profile | Plenty Gorge


 
Ladbrokes Park Thoroughbred Racing 
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William Hill Park midweek racing returns in 2016. Which trainer and jockey will reign supreme and win the championship this year? Admission: FREE for all ages. William Hill Park William Hill Park hosts 27 race meetings with venue sharing the Read more..

View Profile | Springvale


 
Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar 
Brisbane Roar boss John Aloisi has hailed his side’s strong character following their stunning come-from-behind 2-1 win over Melbourne Victory at Suncorp Stadium in Friday night's Elimination Final. Roar appeared headed for an early exit from the Read more..

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Northern Health Foundation Raceday @ Kilmore Racing Club 
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Race on down to Kilmore Racing Club and enjoy a day out in style at our Midweek Raceday! Fun for the whole family to be had as well as a delicious menu and exciting Thoroughbred Racing action throughout the day. Northern Health Foundation Rac Read more..

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Round 15 | AFL Premiership 2016 
Date:  To 
Round 15 kicks off in Perth on Thursday with the West Coast Eagles taking on Essendon with the first game in Melbourne not until Saturday night when Carlton takes on Collingwood at the G. Catch all the football action this coming weekend with game Read more..

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State of Origin | Game 3 
Date:
NSW Blues v Queensland Maroons Suncorp Stadium Wednesday 13 July 2016 The return of the most intense rivalry in Australian sport, NSW v Queensland, could this year be billed as the Mighty Maroons versus the Mighty Gamble. Game 1 saw Queensla Read more..

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United Roller Derby Playoffs 
Date:  To 
United Roller Derby Playoffs Date: Saturday 13 August 2016 - Sunday 14 August 2016 Other than Quidditch, MIXED Roller Derby is the only other competitive full contact co-ed sport where men, women and genders in between, play with and against eac Read more..

View Profile | Flemington


 
Victorian Road Runners 
Every
On the first Saturday of every month, the Victorian Road Runners offers 4 km and 8 km time-trials around Tan Track. Enjoy running, jogging, fun run/walks? Come run with us. Non-members welcome. Friendly atmosphere. Non-competitive, suits all Read more..

View Profile | South Yarra


 
Vixens || ANZ Netball Championship 
Melbourne Vixens are our Victorian team competing in the ANZ Netball Championship series. Make sure you don’t miss a minute of the action secure your ticket now. Round Day Date HOME TEAM AWAY TEAM Venue Location Local Time Friday 1 A Read more..

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