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).
There is no bigger day on Melbourne's sporting calendar than the Australian Football League Grand Final played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
The 2016 AFL Grand Final will be played on Saturday 1st October 2016 in front of 90,000+ football fans Read more..
71st Australian Dancesport Championships
9th, 10th & 11th of December
Experience the Glitz and Glamour as the stars of DanceSport kick up their heels at the annual 71st Australian DanceSport Championship.
The competition will be fierce and the Read more..
Join tens of thousands of participants and cycling fans in the spectacular Geelong, Bellarine Peninsula and Surf Coast regions for Australia’s ultimate weekend of cycling and entertainment at the 2017 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race on 27 – 29 Janu Read more..
The Fast5 Netball World Series is netball like you’ve never seen before.
29th & 30th October
Think world-class netball, dazzling light shows, pumping music, food & beverages, and plenty of ways for you to get involved in the festivities.
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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..
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..
Racing @ Pakenham Racing Club
Upcoming Race Days
Melbourne cup tour- night racing
Thu 20 oct 2016
Thu 27 oct 2016
Pakenham gazette oaks day
Thu 03 nov 2016
Thu 10 nov 2016
Evergreen turf charity n Read more..
Support Melbourne United in the 2016/17 NBL Championship.
Next Home Game
Sun. Oct. 9, 2016
TBC TBC HA
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Head to ANZ Stadium (Sydney) to watch the Melbourne Storm take on Cronulla on Sunday 2 October in the 2016 NRL Grand Final.
October 2 2016, 7:40pm
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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..
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.
Monday Spring Racing @ Kilmore Read more..
Thursday 8 December
Fans attending NXT Live will be able to see all of their favorite NXT Superstars including NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura™, Women’s Champion Asuka™ Samoa Joe™, Hideo Itami™, Bobby Roode™, The Revival™ and many more*.
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..
The 2016 AFL Grand Final will be played on Saturday 1st October 2016 in front of 90,000+ football fans and an estimated 30m television audience world-wide.
Other than a few die-hard South Melbourne fans, Victoria footballs fan will be behind the s Read more..
Heathcote Park is the new home of 1/4 Mile Off Street Drag Racing in Victoria.
Most people who purchase a high performance vehicle want to take it out and see what it can do, especially against other cars. While it’s tempting to do this on the cit Read more..
UFC Fight Night
Sunday 27 November
Doors: 9:30 am
First Bout: 10:30 am (3 fights)
Prelims: 12:00 pm (4 fights)
Main Card: 2:00 pm (6 fights)
Concludes (approx.): 5:00 pm
The UFC returns to Melbourne this November with an epic rematch of a cl Read more..
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-competitive, suits all Read more..
All eyes will be on Melbourne as the world’s best golfers descend on Kingston Heath Golf Club for the World Cup of Golf from 23-27 November 2016. The 58th edition of the event will see 28 two-player teams from 28 different countries contest to split Read more..