THE exclusion of a $462,000 payment to disgraced former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner in an official Australian document has again come into sharp focus.

THANASI Kokkinakis had the tennis world talking after celebrating his five-set win against Bernard Tomic in bizarre fashion.

FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he can’t be blamed for the corruption scandal engulfing the organisation, claiming he can’t “monitor” every official.

FORMER FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has left a jail in Trinidad by ambulance a day after he was charged in the USA corruption case.

THE Queensland Oaks has been robbed of a major drawcard with Gai Waterhouse’s Bohemian Lily scratched this morning.


Upcoming Functions

Young Members' Football Function

May 30, 2015

The first Young Members' Football Function for season 2015 will be held on Saturday May 30 at the Round 9 match between Richmond and Essendon.

MCC VRC Members' Lounge

May 31, 2015

In a joint initiative, MCC members and guests are invited to join Victoria Racing Club members and guests at the Collingwood v North Melbourne clash on Sunday May 31.

Norm Smith Oration

Jun 03, 2015

The Norm Smith Oration, MCC's premier football function, will return on Wednesday June 3 in the Members Dining Room.

XXIX Club Long Room Luncheon - June

Jun 12, 2015

Following on from the success of previous XXIX Club Long Room Lunches, your Committee is pleased to announce Chloe Saltau as the guest speaker for the third instalment.

Long Room Wine and Food Society Luncheon

Jun 24, 2015

Our next Long Room Wine and Food Society Luncheon will be held in the Long Room on Wednesday June 24.

History and Cricket Tour

Jun 30, 2015

Members and guests can travel through Turkey, France, Belgium and London visiting the Gallipoli Peninsula and Somme battlefields among many other WWI sites on the MCC History and Cricket Tour.

Lord's and Danube Cruise

Jul 02, 2015

Travel through the Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Hungary and London in 2015 on the Lord's and Danube members' tour, as well as a stunning cruise on board the Avalon Expression through the amazing Danube region.

Young Members' Football Function July 4

Jul 04, 2015

The second Young Members' Football Function for season 2015 will be held on Saturday July 4 at the Round 14 match between Richmond and GWS GIANTS.

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.