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AFL 2014 - arrangements for MCC members

Feb 25, 2014

Visitor tickets and reserved seats for the 2014 AFL season at the MCG will go on sale on Thursday February 27 at 9.00am.

Members wear green and gold at Sochi

David Morris
Feb 22, 2014

The MCC has nine of Australia’s 60-strong Winter Olympics team on its membership system – including a silver medallist.

Irishman Stynes to join MCG sporting legends

Jim Stynes
Feb 21, 2014

Former Melbourne FC champion ruckman, the late Jim Stynes, has been chosen as the next athlete to be immortalised with a bronze statue outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Cricket World Cup 2015 - public tickets

2015 ICC Cricket World Cup
Feb 11, 2014

MCC members and the general public will be able to purchase Cricket World Cup tickets for MCG matches from Friday February 14, 2014 at midday AEDST.

Members' Golf Day results

Paul Sheahan and Dr John Lill
Feb 07, 2014

Around 100 members enjoyed a beautiful day as they navigated around the Kingston Heath Golf Course on February 11 in an attempt to win the coveted President’s Cup.