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Upcoming Functions

MFC/MCC Game Day Function

Jul 11, 2015

The second MFC/MCC game day function for season 2015 will be held in the Jim Stynes Room at the Round 15 match against Essendon on Saturday July 11.

VRC/MCC Members' Raceday Event

Jul 18, 2015

For the racing enthusiasts amongst us, this function is one not to be missed. The MCC joins forces with the VRC to bring members and their guests a raceday event on Saturday July 18, 2015 at Flemington Racecourse.

Long Room Dinner with Karen Martini

Jul 23, 2015

The very popular celebrity chef Long Room dinner returns on July 23 when we welcome our first female chef, Karen Martini.

Long Room Wine and Food Society July Luncheon

Jul 29, 2015

Our next luncheon will be held in the Long Room with pre-lunch drinks in the Percy Beames Bar (Level 2 of the MCC Reserve) on Wednesday July 29 at 12.15pm for 12.45pm.

Comedy at the 'G

Jul 31, 2015

The final instalment of our popular pre-match Comedy @ the ‘G functions will be held in the Hans Ebeling Room prior to the Hawthorn v Richmond match on Friday July 31.

Young Members' Scotch Malt Whisky Appreciation Evening

Aug 06, 2015

The MCC Young Members' Club extends an invitation to all members aged 18-40 and their guests to mix, mingle and enjoy a Scotch Malt Whisky Appreciation Evening to be held in the magnificent Long Room.

MFC MCC Game Day Function

Aug 23, 2015

The third and final MFC/MCC game day function for season 2015 will be held in the Jim Stynes Room at the Round 21 match against Carlton on Sunday August 23.

Bradman Luncheon

Aug 27, 2015

The fifteenth annual Bradman Luncheon will be held in the Members Dining Room on Thursday August 27, 2015.

MCC Members’ Christmas Day Luncheon 2015

Dec 25, 2015

Spoil your family with a festive day in the Members Dining Room celebrating Christmas Day on the eve of the Boxing Day Test between Australia and West Indies.